by Richard A. Fritz, Battalion Chief of Training (Ret.), High Point (NC) Fire Department & Mike Ciampo, Lieutenant, FDNY
Now in its second edition, Tools of the Trade: Firefighting Tools and Their Use covers more than 100 different hand and power tools. It is a one-stop source to learn new skills or hone current skills with a wide variety of firefighting tools. With pictures, descriptions, and now including video demos, this book is a must-have for all firefighters, company officers, chief officers, and anyone purchasing tools for the fire service.
Identifies the tool and its standard uses
Discusses special tool uses and in-house modifications
Points out the limitations of each tool
Includes video demos