Wildland Apparatus Engineers Patches

The Patches for the Base Level of Wildland Apparatus Engineer have been Ordered and now moving into production. The design rendering is shown below.     4 Levels and a written exam that is based upon a combination of multiple choice, mathematics, and written explanation is required for all levels. Each level is Pass or …
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Wildland Apparatus Engineer Patch Artwork

Final Artwork Collage for the Engineer Patches. The background of fire for the collage is NOT part of the patches as with the green background. The only way to obtain any of them is by competent demonstration of mastery of each skillset developed. The idea is to have the bottom (Separate) name tape/ranking, achieved after …
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Solar Radiation – InfraRed Radiation

Increases in Fire Activity all over the world has many wondering what in the world is going on. Think in terms of Solar Infrared radiation. There is an experiment you can do yourself to prove to yourself what is going on with the active fires of the world, and how infrared energy effects or can …
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2nd FireBridge Session

[UPDATE 2-12-22,  A DOZER BTU REMOVAL SPREADSHEET IS AVAILABLE FOR BETA DOWNLOAD ] https://www.wildfireengineer.com/FireBridge/DozerBtu2.zip     A second FireBridge zoom session was set for the 27th at 19:15hrs.  Discussion to be designed around the topics that Dockery, Gobel and Jersey stated that they’d like to see more discussion on. 4 Part Video links below in …
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WILDLAND APPARATUS ENGINEER – FIRE BRIDGE ZOOM SESSION

A scheduled Zoom session took place on December 30th 2021. Synopsis here: Fire Bridge Session A New Beta version (with Metrics) FireBridge Calculation spreadsheet is available for evaluation (15-days) available here: https:/www.wildfireengineer.com/FireBridge/FireBridgeCalc_4B2.zip   This works on 32 & 64 Bit windows PC’s & Laptops (even nextbook win8 tablets) and should run on older winXP machines …
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Jersey Time!! Dec 30th 2021

Okay this coming next week on the 30th we’ll be having our telephone discussion with Jersey, Doc and we’ll have a 4th person joining us on that evening at 10pm Eastern Time. The discussion as of now is on the Fire Bridge math, the new books and after that the sky is the limit on …
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Hydraulics Book is Here

Just arrived, the 140 page book, wire bound, contains 99 pages of Lessons in hydraulics and then another 36 pages of formulas to give anyone the ability to quickly figure out and calculate what they’re resource needs will be for the particular task they’re about to engage in. Regardless if you’re trying to supply Engines, …
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