Card Set Information
CVN 70 CARL VINSON ESWS
Damage Control Department
Name the sides of the fire tetrahedron
Uninhibited Chain Reaction
What is an Alpha fire?
Materials that leave ashes
What is a Bravo fire?
What is a Charlie fire?
What is a delta fire?
What is the flashpoint of JP5?
What are the 4 stages of a fire?
If DC Central goes down, where is the secondary control?
How many repair lockers do we have?
What is used to inventory a repair locker?
What 2 sizes does PKP come in?
What does PKP stand for?
What is the effective range of an 18lb and 27lb PKP bottle?
18lb - 19ft
27lb - 21ft
How does PKP extinguish a fire?
It interrupts the chemical reaction
What type of fire does PKP primarily put out?
What is the effective range of a CO2 extinguisher?
In continuous operation, how long does the 15lb CO2 bottle last?
What should you do before squeezing the lever to release CO2? Why?
Ground it to the deck to avoid static shock
What size battery does the PECU use?
What is the primary purpose for using eductors to dewater a space?
To remove greasy and oily contaminated water
What is the primary use of the P-100 pump?
Firefighting and dewatering
How many P-100 pumps onboard?
What type of fuel does the P-100 use?
What does ESP stand for?
Electrical Submersible Pump
What is the purpose of the ram fan?
To desmoke a space containing explosive gases
What powers the ram fan?
What maximum number of trunks can you put on the suction side of a ram fan?
How many cubic feet per minute will the ram fan move?
Where can you use the box fan for desmoking operations?
Spaces adjacent to weatherdeck/hangar bay areas
What does APC stand for?
Aqueous Potassium Carbonate
What is the APC system used for?
Protection for galley deep fat fryers and their exhaust system
How does APC extinguish fire?
Combines with the hot cooking oil to cut the oxygen out once the fusible link is broken (smother)
How many Halon boards do we have?
How many CO2 fixed flooding systems do we have?
How do you activate the CO2 fixed flooding?
Open the metal plate, break the glass, then pull the T-shaped handle until you see red on the cable
What spaces can CO2 fixed flooding systems be found?
How many CO2 recharge stations do we have?
Where are the CO2 recharge stations?
1B(2), 1A, 1F, 2, 3, 7B, 7F
How many sound powered phone circuits are there?
What is the circuit linking DCC to the repair lockers?
What does MPE stand for?
Maximum Permissible Exposure
Who sets MPE?
What does MOPP stand for?
Mission Oriented Protective Posture
How many MOPP levels?
What does IPDS stand for?
Improved Point Detection System
What type of firemain do we have?
What systems are attached to firemain?
Salt water reducing stations
Sprinklers for magazines
How many fire pumps do we have and how are they powered?
19 Electrical and 4 Steam
What is the mixing ratio for AFFF and firemain?
What does SOPV stand for?
Solenoid Operated Pilot Valve
How many volts is the SOPV?
Who is the DCA?
Who is the DCO?
Who is the Fire Marshall?
Who carries the NFTI?
What percent of air do you have left when the vibra-alert goes off?
What are the 4 principles of investigation?
Air escaping from air test fitting indicates what kind of damage?
Air being sucked into an air test fitting indicates what kind of damage?
What are the two types of portable eductors?
S-Type and Peri Jet
When using ESPs in tandem, which pump do you start first?
The bottom one
What is the default MPE (maximum permissible exposure)?
What does IPDS detect?
Filters the air
What does ACPG stand for?
Advanced Chemical Protective Garment
How long is an ACPG suit good for after it has been taken out of its original package?
What is H2S and what does it smell like?
Hydrogen Sulfide and it smells like rotten eggs
What do the lights on the halon board mean?
White - Power available
Amber - Halon activated
Red - Halon discharge
Green - Vent damper
What is the R&A team? What do they do?
Rescue and Assistance team - back up to the flying squad
What are the best woods for shoring and why?
Douglas Fir and Yellow pine - because they expand when absorbing water
What are the 2 sizes of metal shoring and what are their capacities?
20000 pounds shut, 12000 open
20000 pounds shut, 6000 open
List the different types of shoring
H, I, and K
What kits are found inside the repair locker?
Investigator, Electrician, Comms, Pipe Patching, and shoring
What are the PECU cutting rods made of?
How many AFFF stations are there and where are they located?
20, 2nd deck
What are the AFFF tanks made out of? What is their holding capacity?
Made of 90/10 copper nickel alloy; 600 gallons
How many AFFF reserve tanks? Where are they? What is their capacity? What is their flow rate?
2 Reserve tanks, HB1 Port and HB3 Stbd, each hold 3600 gallons, 360 gpm
How many AFFF mixing stations are there? Where are they?
21 on the 03 level
What is special about AFFF station 21?
It's up on the island, by the bomb farm
What is the purpose of the SOPV (solenoid operated pilot valve)?
Energizes the AFFF stations
What does the pancake valve do?
Regulates AFFF & Firemain pressure
What is RSDL?
Reactive Skin Decontamination Lotion; 3 green pouches, blue is for training
What does HTH stand for?
High test hypochlorite
What does CDU stand for and where is it located?
Control Display Unit, located in DCC
What does RDU stand for and where is it located?
Remote Display Unit, located on the bridge
What does CCA stand for? How many do we have and where are they?
Contaminated control area
2; - HB1 and HB3
How many decontamination stations do we have and where are they?
4 - Repair 2, G-2 Male head, Female chiefs head, RM head
What cools the P-100 pump?
What is the max lift of the P-100 pump?
What is the max static head of the ESP?
What type of threads are on the C-2 canister?
What is the purpose of the M-256 A1 kit?
Detect nerve, blood, and blister agents in vapor form
What is the purpose of the M-291 kit?
Applied by dabbing the skin, not rubbing
What color does the M-9 paper turn when it's positive?
At what MOPP level is the M-8 paper posted?
What is the difference between the CDU and the RDU?
RDU cannot be controlled, only for viewing from the bridge
What type of system is our IPDS?
What is the difference between CCA and DS?
CCA - remove ACPG suit
DS - remove everything and shower
What safety precautions must be followed prior to energizing a RAM fan?
Ground it to the deck to prevent shock from electrostatic buildup
How many main drainage eductors do we have?
What activates the halon board?
5lb CO2 bottle
Where are the halon boards?
FWD/AFT EDG spaces, shaft alleys, pump rooms 2 and 3
If we lose high pressure air, how can we refill SCBAs?
EBACs (Emergency breathing air compressors)
How many EBACs do we have and where are they?
1 FWD stbd and 1 aft by the jet shop
What NSTM is for surface fire fighting?
How does CO2 extinguish a fire?
What is the strongest and weakest types of shoring?
Strongest - I
Weakest - H
What does NFTI stand for?
Naval Firefighting Thermal Imager
What batteries can the NFTI use and how long do they last?
10 AAs - 3.05 hrs
rechargeable Li-Ion - 4.85 hrs
What SCBA bottle sizes are there, and who wears what?
30 min - Investigators, boundary men, access men
45 min - hose team
What is the purpose of the Rapid Response Team?
First on scene
Where is DC locker 7A?
03 level, back aft
Where is DC locker 7B?
03 level, aft
Where is DC locker 7F?
03 level, fwd
Where is DC locker 2?
Main deck, fwd
Where is DC locker 3?
Main deck, aft
Where is DC locker 4?
Fwd mess decks
Where is DC locker 5?
Aft mess decks
Where is DC locker 1A?
Hangar Bay 3, stbd
Where is DC locker 1B?
Hangar Bay 2, port
Where is DC locker 1F?
Hangar Bay 1, port
What are the different types of pipe patches?
EWARP (Emergency water activated repair patch