Tag Archives: Hurst

Extrication Patents

Below are some different images from patents filed by the Hydraulic Rescue Tool Makers.

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Boston Fire on a different Extrication

Take a look at the pictures from earlier in the week in Boston. The Boston Fire Department responsed to a worker in a Bobcat loader who was trapped under the front axle of a dump truck.

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FDIC HOT Extrication Setup

FDIC 2014 HOT Classes

Tomorrow is the first of two days of HOT Vehicle Extrication classes at FDIC.  This weekend we set up at Zore’s Inc in Indy. Tonight was also the HOT Instructors meeting where I got to see a legend in the ...

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Hurst Highway Rescue System 1

The 1974 AMC Gremlin Hurst Highway Rescue System 1 on display in the Hurst Jaws of Life booth is on loan from Murray County Rescue in Georgia.

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Hurst FDIC Display

Hurst….. Well every major extrication tool manufacturer had a great display of tools set up at FDIC. Hurst had a 2011 Ford Fiesta in a plexi-glass box where factory reps cut it to pieces in front of visitors at their booth. There was also a stack of Boron B-pillars that I would have loved to sneak out the back. There was also an outside demo area by Lucas Oil Stadium where conference attendees could put on some PPE and make some cuts on a car. Best part of the outside demo on Friday was Hurst had a bar set up next to the display!

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Boron Capable Cutters

BoronExtrication.com does not endorse any one tool manufacturer.  Please make sure you demo any tool you are interested in purchasing.   The information below is meant as a starting point, not a decision maker. Gensis Rescue System clearly has the largest ...

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