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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread Helmets.
    TA, were you fitted for your helmet? We hand a machine of some sort that measured the shape of our head, no size.
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread Everything Old Is New Again.
    Ray, the ONE THING they should go back to, the hickory night stick!
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread Everything Old Is New Again.
    Actually the back "fender" was black as well. The NYPD original paint scheme had both fenders and the running board black. They also had...
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread THEY SAVED NEW YORK.
    TK, It was like back to the future, he's a little hunched over and has gray hair. We swapped a few stories, I had him laughing.
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread THEY SAVED NEW YORK.
    Thanks for adding the update Willy. Yes we are getting close to wrapping up the interviews and photos. Last week, I visited the fire...
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    Have to feel for L 8, if they aren't relocating, they're FAST truck. UGH.
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread Work Chart.
    Charlie, funny you asked that question. I interviewed the legend Warren 120 Fuchs last night for the book project and we were discussing...
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    JohnnyGage reacted to mack's post in the thread WELCOME NEW MEMBERS with Like Like.
    NYC Firenet welcomes the many new members who have recently joined our site. Please enjoy NYC Firenet. We encourage participation and...
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    With deepest sympathy to his family and Canarsie Brothers, may Tim rest in eternal peace.
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread E206 area.
    It was an industrial area, closed down at night. Usually quiet with the usual dumpster fires and abandoned car fires. Or, an all night...
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread FDNY Response Guidelines.
    Yep. Very knowledgable, he was the HAZMAT Guru, extensive background and experience. Started his career in L 58.
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread FDNY Response Guidelines.
    The introduction of CPC concept was explained to me from FDNY Firefighter Phil McArdle, charter member of Hazmat Compny 1. He was...
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread E206 area.
    I was detailed there from L 112 on occasion, you either had a restful night or you were up all night at some job that required the foam...
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread HAPPY BIRTHDAY: JBENDICK.
    Happy Birthday John, many more! Enjoy your special day!
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    JohnnyGage replied to the thread News of Members.
    As a side note to your birthday, good thing we didn't bring you back to E 88 & L 38, where if it was your birthday, it was most likely...
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