To blow, or not to blow
20 May, 2013
The fire season is almost upon us and we have to assess our equipment needs for the season ahead. One ‘new' concept in fire fighting is the leaf blower for use in controlling fires and for use in maintaining firebreaks. In fact, the idea is not actually that new with evidence suggesting that blowers were being used by the U.S. Forest Service as far back as the late 1960's.