Monthly Archives: April 2013

FDIC: In a Flash

NFFF’s Stop, Drop, Rock ‘n’ Roll On Thursday night, the National Fallen Firefighter’s Foundation hosted their annual Stop, Drop, Rock ‘n’ Roll. The event was held to raise money for the Foundation, and always draws a great crowd. The food ...

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FDIC: On the Floor

Today, I spent most of the day roaming the floor at FDIC. I was able to meet several guys that I have been in contact with online today and discuss their products with them. I also made several contacts for ...

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Product Review: COAST Products RX322

Coast Products While I was not familiar with COAST products, they have been around the block a time or two. They were founded as Coast Cutlery Company in 1919, and continue to manufacture quality knives, multi-tools, headlamps, and flashlights. I was asked ...

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FDIC 2013

The clock is ticking down until time to load up the vehicle and head to Indy! While last year was my first trip to FDIC, I venture to say it was the first of many. Last year, I made the ...

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WD’s Climb to the Top

This article is brother Brian Edwards’ recent account of meeting and climbing for WD Patterson after his passing. I first met WD last year during FDIC, a year ago next week. He passed away unexpectedly in September of last year. ...

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Autism Awareness for First Responders

April is Autism Awareness Month and The Model City Firefighter decided to bring you a very important training piece that is worth printing and sharing with your departments. The post is lengthy, but this is quality information from a fellow responder ...

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