The FoxFury Scout Right Angle Light

The FoxFury Scout Right Angle LightPlease follow and like us: The latest right angle light created by FoxFury would do well in the firefighter’s tool box.  The Scout series light is a compact, lightweight, 90º light that is designed to handle any rugged firefighting condition that it encounters.  The Scout meets the NFPA 1971-2007 requirements, which means it will withstand a 500º environment for 30 minutes,... Read More »

ChannelLock Rescue Tools – A Comparison and Review

ChannelLock Rescue Tools – A Comparison and ReviewPlease follow and like us:ChannelLock, Inc. has been manufacturing quality hand tools in the U.S.A. since 1886.  They produce more than 140 types of pliers as well as multi-function rescue tools for firefighters and other first responders. ChannelLock’s reputation for producing quality hand tools is widely known.  The company continually focuses on equipment upgrades and functionality. ... Read More »

Boston Leather 9175 Leather Firefighter Suspenders – A Review

Boston Leather 9175 Leather Firefighter Suspenders – A ReviewPlease follow and like us:Boston Leather is a company that specializes in making a variety of leather products for uniformed personnel.  Based out of Sterling, Illinois, Boston Leather has been making quality leather products since 1938.  On their website, BL boasts that all leather products are made from U.S. steers, tanned in the U.S., and made in their... Read More »

Statgear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool

Statgear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue ToolPlease follow and like us: StatGear was created in 2010 by practicing New York Paramedic Avi Goldstein. Goldstein’s objective was to develop quality, state-of-the-art tools for first responders.  The StatGear T3 Tactical Auto Rescue Tool is a complete auto rescue tool, ranked number 17th for tactical knifes in the United States.  This unique knife/tool has... Read More »

The FoxFury 400-006

The FoxFury 400-006Please follow and like us: FoxFury is a California, USA based company that makes professional LED lights favored by many firefighters for use on their helmets.   Since FoxFury got its start in California, it’s no surprise that Fox Fury’s first light, (a side angle, LED headlamp) was originally invented for the night surfer.  Ever since their first... Read More »

Streamlight 4AA Series Helmet Lights

Streamlight 4AA Series Helmet LightsPlease follow and like us:  If you search online for a flashlight designed to mount on your fire helmet, you inevitably come across the Streamlight 4AA helmet light series.  There are over a dozen part numbers that correspond to this style of light.  What is the difference between the part number 68201 and the 68821?  Why does one... Read More »

Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears – A Review

Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears – A ReviewPlease follow and like us: This is a review of the Leatherman Raptor Trauma Shears.  These trauma shears were designed for firefighters and other medical professionals.  They feature six tools in one, the shears, an oxygen tank wrench, a seatbelt/strap cutter, a ruler, ring cutter, and a window punch.  All of these features are great,... Read More »

Nightstick Helmet Light – The NSP-4650B Review

Nightstick Helmet Light – The NSP-4650B ReviewPlease follow and like us: Introduction Loose fitting, and single-purpose forward directed helmet mounted flashlights are a thing of the past!   Bayco Company, based in the United States, has introduced a Nightstick helmet light designed for firefighting.  The Nightstick NSP-4650B Helmet-Mounted Multi-Function Dual-Light Flashlight is one of the most versatile, hands free/helmet-mounted lights available. The Nightstick features... Read More »

Streamlight Survivor Review, the Streamlight 90545 Survivor Flashlight

Streamlight Survivor Review, the Streamlight 90545 Survivor FlashlightPlease follow and like us: Introduction The Streamlight 90545 Survivor right angle flashlight makes a great light to clip to your bunker coat. The 90545 is low profile and has been outfitted with the ultra-bright 3-watt Luxeon LED, which makes it a good choice for use in smoky, and hazy conditions. It is made of a nice black nylon... Read More »

The Streamlight Vantage Helmet FlashLight – A Lightweight Helmet Light Worth Considering

The Streamlight Vantage Helmet FlashLight – A Lightweight Helmet Light Worth ConsideringPlease follow and like us: Thank you for visiting my review of the Streamlight Vantage helmet flashlight. Here is a quick rundown of some of the features of the Vantage 69140. The Streamlight Vantage is a small, lightweight flashlight designed to attach to the brim of traditional and modern style fire helmets. While the light can attach to... Read More »