The monitor shall include an integral safety gating device that will automatically reduce the water flow in the event the monitor slides or lifts. The safety gating device can be easily reset. The water flow is controlled by a valve with a positive lock in the “off” position to prevent accidental discharge of the stream.
The water inlet shall pivot up and down to allow a smooth transition from the hose to the monitor for increased stability. The discharge has vertical elevation travel between 25 and 50 degrees unassisted and down to 10 degrees when assisted, above horizontal with a ball and socket joint. The same ball and socket joint shall allow for horizontal adjustment of 20 degrees left and right of center. The discharge outlet shall have a removable stream straightener.
The monitor shall have folding stabilization legs with carbide tips, which are concealed in the carry and stow positions. An integral carrying handle that also functions as an attachment point for the included anchor strap with attached storage bag shall be provided. For corrosion resistance, the monitor shall be constructed from hardcoat anodized aluminum alloy and have a blue powder coat interior and exterior finish.
The monitor shall be configured with a 2-1/2" female NH swivel rocker lug coupling inlet and 2-1/2" male NH rigid outlet with a flow rating up to 500 GPM. The unit shall have a unique serial number and be covered by a five-year warranty.
One Task Force Tips Max-Force dual pressure automatic nozzle tip, Max-Matic automatic nozzle tip, or Max-Flow fixed gallonage nozzle tip shall be provided.
The nozzle design shall allow for straight stream through dense wide fog patterns and be able to be flushed without shutting down. The ribbed rubber bumper shall allow for stream shape adjustment. For corrosion resistance and durability, the nozzle shall be constructed from hardcoat anodized aluminum alloy, a protective rubber bumper with fog teeth, laser engraved serial number, reflective labeling and five-year warranty. The nozzle shall have a 2-1/2” swivel female rocker lug coupling inlet.
Task Force Tips model # XXB-B storage bracket and mounting screws shall be supplied. The bracket shall be constructed from stainless steel and hardcoat aluminum and be designed for horizontal or vertical installation. The bracket shall include an adjustable strap assembly for elimination of nozzle movement. The bracket is designed for storage of the Blitztac portable monitor.