When mounted on a ladder attachment, the nozzle may be lowered below the 30° stop. When the nozzle is raised back above 30°, the spring loaded stop release will snap back into position automatically, limiting the elevation of the nozzle with respect to the base at 30°.
The portable base allows the monitor to be positioned in places that are not accessible with a fire truck. The legs are made of titanium and will flex when in use to compensate for small ground irregularities. It is intended for a maximum flow of 2000 liters per minute.
Safety operation of the monitor on the portable base begins with site selection. The site should be a safe distance from the fire yet within the reach of the nozzle stream. Select a flat even surface within 8 feet of a sturdy stationary object that can be used as an attachment point for the anchor strap. Set up the portable base with the anchor point between the portable base and desired target of the nozzle stream.
A positive advantage of the POK monitor is they require very little maintenance. However, in order to maintain optimal functioning of these monitors we advise you to apply grease to the greaser(s) frequently with the genuine POK grease.You will find several greasers on your monitor.