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Pump testing is an essential and vital part of apparatus safety and maintenace and repair. Imagine arriving on the scene regarding a multiple-alarm fire, laying hose (every firefighter`s dream and every engineer`s nightmare), hooking up to the hydrant, and beginning to pump water--merely to have the pump fail after 10 minutes. One question that might be asked at such a season is, could the pump failure have been prevented by once a year pump ...
... highest point on the island in the Gorda Peak National Park, 1,300 feet above sea level. This National Park was given to England's National Park Trust in the early 1970s by American philanthropist Lawrence Rockefeller. The road was steep and windy, so steep first gear was necessary to haul our Nissan van up the mountain, causing me to worry about driving down in case of brake failure. As we climbed the views were spectacular along the coastline with views of ...
... top of their masts, The Bitterend is lit up in the background and the moonlight is reflecting off the water. Excellent way to finish the day off. Surprisingly neither of us got sunburned… we are a little toasty and know that we have been in the sun, but no pain. Amb is already asleep as I write this and I’m heading to bed now too… it’s only 9:51 pm and it feels like 11:00!! What an awesome day… thanks Chuck!! Good night!! Blog you ...
... to head back to the boat for some refreshments. We yak about everything under the sun and soon it is time to say our goodbyes and to let them get on their way. Jack and Mary are mooring at Norman Island tonight before continuing on towards St. Thomas where they will head home. We are sad to see them go but extremely glad to have met them! Hopefully we can make our paths cross again one day…. Amb and I head back to the ...
... up with our car rental guy who is going to lead us to Leverick Bay (I forgot to mention that on St. Croix as well as here on Virgin Gorda they drive on the left hand side of the road!! Amb is getting to be a real pro!!). It is an interesting 20 minute drive that goes up and over Gorda Peak…1500 feet is the highest point and I’m pretty sure we get very close to that!! Amb says: "I hope this thing has good brakes!!" We arrive ...
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