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Title: High-rise fires; Positive Pressure Ventilation
Description: Members of a research team watch flames erupt from an abandoned Chicago apartment building during a November 10, 2006, test of positive pressure ventilation in high-rise fires. Red truck (lower right corner) is a mobile ventilation system blowing air through the front door of the test building to keep the corridors and stairwells passable, while forcing the fire outside.

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*BFRL, positive pressure ventilation

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Subjects (names):
Topics/Categories: Fire Research--Fire Tests
Type: Photo/Color/video
Source: National Institute of Standards and Technology
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AV Number: 06BFRL005
Date Created: November 10, 2006
Date Entered: 11/22/2006

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