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Cutting Torch Systems

AEL Category: 03. CBRNE Operational and Search and Rescue Equipment

AEL Title: Tools, Hand

AEL Number: 03SR-02-TLHN

SAVER Project: Cutting Torch Systems

Cutting torch systems are hydraulic tools that can facilitate building entry and victim extrication. Responders use these systems during urban search and rescue operations, for forcible entry during tactical operations, and for underwater rescue operations.

Please contact NUSTL@hq.dhs.gov regarding access to the following additional documents: Focus Group Report, Market Survey Report, and Technology Guide on Cutting Torch Systems.

Find this project in the FEMA Authorized Equipment List and InterAgency Board Interactive Standardized Equipment List.

Attachment Ext. Size Date
Cutting Torch Systems Highlight (April 2006) PDF 308.09 KB
Portable Cutting Torch Systems Assessment Report Summary (April 2006) PDF 238 KB
Last Updated: 01/31/2023
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