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Be careful about your spec terminology, especially vague phrases such as "FDNY-style hosebeds" and "low-style-hosebeds," which are open to vast interpretation by the manufacturer. BILL ADAMS
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When you purchase a pump-equipped fire truck, you expect a quality and professional piping installation. But, what you expect may not be what is delivered. A look at the importance of proper spec verbiage. BILL ADAMS 
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Custom cab and chassis vs. commercial cab and chassis is a great debate along the lines of straight tip vs. fog nozzles and aluminum vs. wood ground ladder. Part 1 traces the development of the custom cab. BILL ADAMS