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Gears & Gadgets:  Keeping a Clean Bike

Gears & Gadgets:  Keeping a Clean Bike

Gears & Gadgets:  October 2014 Keeping a Clean Bike Gears & Gadgets is intended to provide IPMBA members with tips for properly maintaining their bikes and conducting emergency field repairs.  I will also discuss current technological trends in mountain...
MaxPatrol-600 Bike Patrol Light

MaxPatrol-600 Bike Patrol Light

by Jameson Lehn, PCI #1243/EMSCI #320, Metropolitan (DC) Police Department The Code 3 Sports MaxPatrol-600 light consists of two parts.  The first is a high-quality and very powerful CREE LED center beam light, with low and high beam modes. ...
Cascade Wear Ltd.

Cascade Wear Ltd.

by Kyle Gallinger, PCI #1280/EMSCI #277, Carleton University (ON) Department of Public Safety Imagine ordering a uniform for everyone in your unit and having them all fit properly, even if they are 4’11” or 6’6”, 100 lbs or 300 lbs. ...
H&H Medical POCKET Trauma Kit

H&H Medical POCKET Trauma Kit

by Mike Fults, Los Angeles (CA) School Police (retired) IPMBA Industry Relations Committee While I was helping staff the IPMBA booth at the NASRO Conference in July, I met Scott Stein from H&H Medical Corporation.  He...
iXS Trail RS Scores a Hat-Trick

iXS Trail RS Scores a Hat-Trick

by Mitch Trujillo, PCI #244T/EMSCI #248T, Boulder (CO) Police Department I was seeking a helmet that provided “fit, form, and function”.  After several brand trials, I could only get two out of the three. ...
ABUS: Security for your Ride

ABUS: Security for your Ride

by Marc Zingarelli, EMSC #179/SCI #002, Circleville (OH) Fire Department If you ask most people who ABUS is, you’ll probably get a blank look unless you’re talking to someone from Europe.  ABUS is a German...