TFT Blitzfire -

TFT Blitzfire
• The Task Force Blitzfire
is a personal portable
monitor (PPM) capable
of flows of 500+ GPM
and is easily deployed
by one firefighter.
• It is supplied by a
single 2 ½” hose, can
be pre-connected to
the apparatus, and
can be mounted on
the exterior of the rig
for rapid deployment.
• The design of the inlet
and the discharge neck
creates a downward
pressure that adds
stability to the Blitzfire.
• It has a rear pivoting
inlet that allows the
hose to stay flat to the
• The folding legs
extend outward to
provide lateral
• The discharge can be
adjusted for a low
attack angle.
• It can be secured to
the ground or another
object by using the
provided strap and
base ring.
• The operating handle
has a ratchet feature
that allows for partial
opening of the
• Pull the handle lock
outward and pull the
handle towards you.
• It has a safety feature that
shuts off the monitor when a
sudden force (in excess of) 1G
is introduced.
• Hydraulic dampening in the
handle prevents water
hammer in the Blitzfire.
Not for extending lines
• Because of the
automatic shut-off
feature, you should
NOT extend hose lines
from the Blitzfire.
• Any force greater than
1 G will automatically
shut the Blitzfire down:
From the top
Blunt force
Water hammer (from the
pump side)
Any of these will trip this
Discharge pressures with solid tip
• 100 feet of 2 ½”
100 PSI = 400 GPM
125 PSI = 450 GPM
150 PSI = 500 GPM
Solid tip (continued)
• 200 feet of 2 ½”
150 PSI = 435 GPM
180 PSI = 470 GPM
210 PSI = 500 GPM
Fog tip settings
• The fog tip has two
– Low Pressure (55 PSI)
– Standard (100 PSI)
Can also be adjusted to
straight stream, fog, or
Discharge pressures with fog tip
• 100 Feet of 2 ½”
• Standard tip setting
205 PSI = 500 GPM
Fog tip (continued)
• 100 feet of 2 ½”
• Low pressure
180 PSI = 500 GPM