Originally posted by longston
It could take the place of electrically powered suction in the event of power failure in a triage, or surgical situation!!!
I am actually thinking of a 12v Laeradal suction unit I have in my basement that has been taken out of service. It is rechargeable and the whole nine yards. http://www.laerdal.com/cgi-bin/Laerdal.storefront/3a95f061048179f4273fd8a76b170718/Catalog/1089