Article regarding the fire triangle. "The fire triangle or combustion triangle is a simple model for understanding the ingredients necessary for most fires."
4-page PDF document. "This guideline provides a standard list of basic factors the Incident Commander should consider in the evaluation of tactical situations."
An article about the fire triangle. It discusses the definition and description of fuel, air and heat.
An article about chemistry and physics of fire. It includes illustrations.
Video length: 3 min 44 secs. This video shows how to manipulate fire triangle to extinguish fire. It demonstrates two experiments, by using a copper coil which removes the heat and by removing the oxygen.
This video reviews the setup and use of a pressurized water extinguisher or what’s commonly referred to as a "CAN". Considered by many FFs as "Bread and Butter" operations, using any extinguisher proficiently is what separates the Professional from the Novice. The "live fire" portion shown in the demo is recorded by both a mini HD FireCam and an MSA thermal imaging camera (model 5200). They are shot simultaneously with the FireCam photage running first followed by the thermal imaging view. Each camera shows the same segment consecutively in real time. Train, Be Prepared, Stay Safe – Make the Save and SURVIVE! Dale G. Pekel