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Detroit Fire Department Squad 2

Here’s Detroit Fire’s new Squad 2!

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Detroit Fire Department Squad 2

I attended the The  2018 Midwest Fire Rescue Expo™ hosted by the Southeastern Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs.  The  Kodiak Emergency Vehicles had Detroit Fire’s new Squad 2 displayed.  Below are a bunch of pictures of the truck.

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Mike Smith, Absolute Rescue's Editor in Chief, is a veteran of the fire/rescue service in Michigan, who also works in the automotive industry as a designer. Have an idea of suggestion for the site? Contact Mike here

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Forest Grove Volunteer Fire Company Heavy Rescue

Nice KME Walk Thru Heavy Rescue

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Forest Grove Volunteer Fire Company

The Forest Grove Volunteer Fire Company in New Jersey purchased a 2017 KME Tandem Axle Heavy Rescue that is packed full of tech rescue equipment.

CHASSIS

  • 2017 100″ KME Severe Service Cab

DRIVE TRAIN

  • Cummins ISX 500 HP Engine
  • Allison 4000 EVS Transmission

BODY

  • 6 Compartment Walk-In Rescue Aluminum Body
  • 20″ Bumper Extension with Center Hose Well
  • Officer Hose well and Full Width Lid
  • Hinged Doors

ELECTRICAL

  • ASA Voyager Rear Camera System
  • Electrical Harness Installation
  • FRC Brow Light
  • Code 3 Scene Light Package
  • Dual Hydraulic Hose Reel
  • Onan 25kw Protec Direct Drive PTO Generator
  • Onan Hot Shift PTO
  • Nightscan 120v FRC Spectra Max
  • Two (2) Zico Folding Wheel Chocks
  • Akron Portable Cord Reels
  • Genesis Simo Pumps

DIMENSIONS

  • 129″ OAH
  • 453″ OAL
  • 213″ WB

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Kearney Fire Department Heavy Rescue 1

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This SVI Heavy Rescue truck was custom built for Kearney Fire Department in Nebraska. It was built on a Spartan Gladiator LFD Chassis with a 10″ raised roof and powered by a Cummins L9 450 horse power engine matched to an Allison EVS 3000 transmission.

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Washington Township/Buck Creek Rescue 906

The Washington Township/Buck Creek Volunteer Fire Department Rescue 906 was built by Alexis Fire Equipment out of Alexis, Illinois.  The 18 foot custom rescue is mounted to a Spartan Metro Star MFD 20” raised roof Chassis.

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Washington Township/Buck Creek Volunteer Fire Department

The Washington Township/Buck Creek Volunteer Fire Department Rescue 906 was built by Alexis Fire Equipment out of Alexis, Illinois.  The 18 foot custom rescue is mounted to a Spartan Metro Star MFD 20” raised roof Chassis.

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Apparatus Information

  • Spartan Metro Star MFD 20” raised roof Chassis
  • Cummins ISL9, 380-HP Diesel Engine
  • Allison 3000 EVS Automatic Transmission
  • Six (6) man cab seating with three (3) SCBA seats
  • Heavy Duty 3/16” Aluminum Body with ROM painted Roll Up Doors
  • Four (4) Upper storage compartments, two (2) each side recessed into roof
  • Front and Rear Reese type hitch/winch receivers with electrical connections
  • Two (2) winch points, one (1) each side behind rear wheels
  • Three (3) EMS compartments, custom map box and tray, cab interior
  • One (1) Triple bottle Air bottle compartment, left side wheel well
  • Two (2) Fire Extinguisher compartments, right side wheel well
  • Oil Dry hopper, left side upper compartment with control value and chute lower
  • Top access Sure Grip stainless steel ladder, rear mounted
  • Turtle Tile on floors and/or shelves and trays of compartments
  • Stokes basket/backboard rack, transverse area
  •  Two (2) Vertical pull-out tool boards and Air bag rack, right side
  • SCBA bottle storage rack for eight (8) bottles and tool chest, left side
  • CMW Hydraulic/Air hose reels,
  • FireCom  Wireless Intercom System
  • Norcold built-in Refrigerator, left side
  • Kussmaul 1200 on-board battery charger with Viair Air compressor
  • Kussmaul Super Auto Eject 120-volt shoreline connection
  • Brigade Backeye 360 degree camera system with 7” LCD montior
  • Federal Q2B mechanical Siren and two (2) Air Horns, front bumper
  • Whelen Electronic Siren with two (2) Whelen 100-watt speakers
  • Whelen and FRC Scene Light Packages
  • Smart Power HR-10, 10,000 watt hydraulic Generator with 120-volt system
  • Two (2) Electric cord reels with 200-ft of 10/3 cord and junction boxes
  • Command Light Knight 2 light tower
  • Six (6) bottle 6000-PSI Cascade system with control panel and Fill enclosure
  • Whelen LED Warning Light Package and Chevron pattern striping, rear
  • 10’ 9” Overall height
  • 30’ 9” Overall length
  • 194” Wheelbase
  • 140” Cab to Axle
  • 20,000 FAWR
  • 27,000 RAWR
  • 47,000 GVWR
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