14New tool to support fire suppression and prescribed burn operations Vehicle mounted plastic sphere dispenser (PSD)Electrically driven reciprocating feed and firing systemVariable firing rate (max. 40 spheres/minute)CO2 or compressed air-propelled ignition spheres (Dragon Eggs)
15Green Dragon BenefitsReduces exposure to fire entrapment during burning operationsSupports hand-held drip torch and aerial ignition activitiesDeeper penetration of ignition spheres into the prescribed areaAllows PSD operator to run more efficient ignition linesPromotes quicker ignition and delivers more effective burningSave costs – no helicopter required
17Hand-Launcher Simple and effective, single-shot spring gun Launches up to 80 feet (25 metres)Easy to transport, easy to operateSupplemental tool to support drip torch burn operationsRequires nothing more than glycol and Dragon Eggs to burnCosts 1/45 the cost of hand gun flares!
18Pyroshot HS High Speed Photo Courtesy of the National Interagency PrescribedFire Training Center
19Easy to transport, safe and very easy to use Very cost effective tool in support of burning operations
20Pyroshot HS High SpeedGas propelled, trigger activated hand-held launcherFor use with Dragon Egg delayed chemical ignition devicesAdjustable range to max psi15" barrel and 9 cid gas volumeEasy to transport, safe and very easy to useVery cost effective tool in support of burning operationsPhoto Courtesyof the National InteragencyPrescribedFire Training Center
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