Special Operations

Tips and Trick: Spreader Arm Angles

If you are not following our friends across the pond at the Weber Rescue facebook Page you are missing out on some great knowledge. Take a look at the two tips and tricks below about spreader arm angles. If the fact that their posts are in typically in German scare you off, it shouldn't. A simple click of a button, you can translate it into any lauguage.

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New XC90 Volvo Body Structure

Here is an interesting fact. Seven percent of the safety cage in the original XC90 was made of hot-formed boron steel. The structure in the upcoming cars built on the new Scalable Product Architecture (SPA) feature over 40 per cent hot-formed steel,

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Cold Weather Tips and Tricks

Here in Metro Detroit the temperature outside are well below zero degrees Fahrenheit like many other parts of the United States. Take the time to review the cold weather firefighting links below. Put together a cold weather bag and keep an eye on your brothers!

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2013 VW Golf Body Structure

The 2013 VW Golf Body Structure is a great example of how different thicknesses of material can be found on late model vehicles. While this is not always the case, the B-Pillar on the 2013 VW Golf is a great ...

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