Cal Fire PPE Working group approved
Outlined below are the specifications for the FireFly, SpitFire, and Spyder Gear Fireline packs compared to the Acting Chief Deputy Director Department of Forestry and Fire Protection Memo dated May 22, 2003 F40.
All of the fabric, fasteners, webbing, zippers, and other hardware used in our packs and pack accessories meet or exceed U.S. Forest Service specifications for fireline packs 5100-605 and 5100-86B.
|Specification||CAL Fire Specification||True North Specification|
|Nylon melting point||450 Degrees Fahrenheit||500 Degrees Fahrenheit|
|Fire shelter cases||Attach to web belt||Attach to web belt or the pack|
|Canteen holder for web belt||Two 1-quart canteens (minimum) that attach to the web belt||Optional - Accessory pockets each hold 1-quart canteens and attach to web belt|
|Portable Radio Harnesses||Permitted||Optional - Attach to shoulder harness|
|Materials meet or exceed the USFS specs for Fireline Packs: 5100-605 & 5100-86B||YES