Fire Engineering Books: Forcible Entry Video Series #4 High Security Devices DVD
Forcible Entry Video Series #4 High Security Devices DVD By Tom Brennan, Chief (Ret.), Waterbury (CT) Fire Department and former FDNY Captain.
Tom Brennan, one of the country's leading forcible entry specialists, shares techniques, equipment, and procedures to carry out forcible entry operations. This five-part video series introduces various locking mechanisms and security devices that you may encounter. Chief Brennan discusses safe techniques needed to bypass special locking devices, along with simple, conventional forcible entry.
#4 High Security Devices covers:
- Recognizing the scissor gate and roll-down metal door configurations
- Details of construction and the different types of operations
- When to cut the lock and when to cut the door
- Techniques in cutting the roll-down metal door
- Dangers unique to fire incidents with high security devices
(Originally released on VHS in 1990)