46 CFR 105.35-5 - Fire pumps.
(a) All vessels shall be provided with a hand operated portable fire pump having a capacity of at least 5 gallons per minute. This fire pump shall be equipped with suction and discharge hose suitable for use in firefighting. This pump may also serve as a bilge pump.
(b) A power-driven fire pump shall be installed on each vessel of more than 65 feet in length overall.
(1) The power fire pump shall be self-priming and of such size as to discharge an effective stream from a hose connected to the highest outlet.
(2) The minimum capacity of the power fire pump shall be 50 gallons per minute at a pressure of not less than 60 pounds per square inch at the pump outlet. The pump outlet shall be fitted with a pressure gage.
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