Rescue Water Craft (RWC)

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Rescue Water Craft (RWC)

A group dedicated to the best practices and standards using Rescue Water Craft for occupational use. Commonly referred to as Personal Water Craft (PWC) for recreational enthusiasts, RWC's are now enjoyed in public service for water safety worldwide. If you have any questions regarding RWC use or application we look forward to hearing from you! Welcome aboard.

Website: http://www.K38rescue.com
Location: United States
Members: 2
Latest Activity: Aug 31, 2016

Firefighter Forum, Rescue & EMS Discussion

Rescue Water Craft Operations - Throttle Application

Started by Shawn Alladio Jan 2, 2016. 0 Replies

THROTTLE MODULATION FOR RWC USEAccelerating Slowly pull in with finger applied the throttle (thumb or trigger types)Do not pull throttle too fast on the lever, maintain even tensionDo not use…Continue

Tags: operational, safety, RWC, fundamentals, craft

Seconds and Feet - Rescue Water Craft Mindset

Started by Shawn Alladio Jan 2, 2016. 0 Replies

‘Seconds and Feet’While operating a Rescue Water Craft (RWC), it is best to think in terms of ‘Seconds and Feet’. This depends always upon the operators chosen vessel speed, and the environmental…Continue

Tags: training, standards, operations, mindset, RWC

Lifejacket Use for Rescue Water Craft

Started by Shawn Alladio Jan 2, 2016. 0 Replies

Did you know that using an inflatable type of a lifejacket is not permitted for RWC use?Buoyancy factor is a strong consideration for use:Our standard of use is a buoyancy factor of 22 lbs. or a…Continue

Tags: Craft, RWC, Water, Rescue, Lifejacket

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Comment by Shawn Alladio on August 31, 2016 at 10:05pm

A short haul history bullet point on PWC's

Comment by Shawn Alladio on August 31, 2016 at 10:04pm

Kawasaki has released their 2017 Jet Ski Lineup.

We are using the Ultra LX naturally aspirated engines.. good work boats!

Comment by Shawn Alladio on August 31, 2016 at 10:01pm

Welcome Caleb you are the first member to join up!

Comment by Shawn Alladio on January 2, 2016 at 4:09pm

Thank you for joining up, we hope to hear from you and offer you solutions to your RWC concerns. Welcome aboard!

 

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