National Wildfire Coordinating Group

Clamp – Hose, Shut-off, 1" - 1 1/2" Hoses

NFES Number: 
Water Handling
Storage and Shelf Life Checks: 

Initial Inspection/Disposal Criteria

  1. Inspect for obvious/damage.
  2. Inspect metal components for cracks or deformation.
  3. Inspect metal components for burn marks.
  4. Inspect all pins for excessive wear (very loose fittings). Replace the pins or dispose of.
  5. Return to stock if item does not show any signs of use and passes visual inspection.
  6. Refurbish if item has been used and/or damage is repairable.
  7. Dispose of item if it fails initial inspection.

Refurbishing Procedures

A. Cleaning

  • Clean with a parts washer, high pressure washer, or with a mild detergent and scrub with a brush or scouring pad.

B. Repair

  • Replace worn or broken pins

C. Testing for Performance

  • none

D. Repackaging

  • none


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