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    Default Drager SCBA ISSUES

    IF your department uses Drager scba, post any problems your department maybe having.


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    DeKalb County Ga. We are having the following problems. Lung demand valve seperating, face shield spidering, bottle quick connect nut fracturing/breaking, face mask exalation spring preventing proper exalation, regulator malfunctioning and cutting off air flow.

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    I have used Drager in the past, let me say not my first choice.... I would jump into any other BA before a DRAG-ER

    Our regulators always seemed to stick into the open position, you would have to smash the regulator to get it to work

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    Having that problem as well.

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    I work for the aforementioned department. I can verify all the same issues. Seen a failure in a fire with one of my own crew. Seen failures that never made it to fires, but failures all the same.

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