Local firefighters create their own disinfectant spray

Local firefighters repurpose gear to stay safe from coronavirus

Tulsa, Okla — Some local fire departments are using the “disinfectant sprayer”. They are making them out of old self contained breathing apparatus(SCBAs).

They were trying to figure out a way to make one after realizing buying more would cost hundreds of dollars and would take weeks for them to get here.

They used a $15 paint sprayer and attached it to the SCBA instead of the breathing mask.

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It sprays the disinfectant in a fine mist so it covers everything. They can do a whole room, police car, firetruck in just a few seconds or minutes.