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Forks Township Rescue 2541

Take a look at Forks Township Fire Department’s Rescue 254. While the rescue has a pump and a booster tank, it has tons of compartment space for all the tools a heavy rescue should have. The truck was sold by Fork Custom Fire Apparatus, Inc.

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Heavy Rescue Pumper

Forks Township Fire Department — Easton, PA

Take a look at Forks Township Fire Department’s Rescue 254. While the rescue has a pump and a booster tank, it has tons of compartment space for all the tools a heavy rescue should have. The truck was sold by Fork Custom Fire Apparatus, Inc.

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Chassis Model

  • Spartan Gladiator Chassis
  • Cummins L9 450hp Engine
  • Allison 3000 EVS Automatic Transmission

Fire Pump System

  • Hale Qflo 1250gpm Midship Pump

Booster Tank

  • 500 Gallon Poly Water Tank

Special Features

  • Front Bumper Extension with Hosewell
  • Removable Speedlay Hosebed
  • On-Board Powered Foam Refill System
  • Encapsulated Roll-Up Door Protection
  • Swing-Out and Down Rear Access Ladders
  • Top of Body Storage Pods
  • Adjustable Compartment Shelving
  • Pull-Out Compartment Trays
  • Pull-Out Drop-Down Compartment Trays
  • Pull-Out Tool Boards
  • Custom Tool Boxes
  • Air Bag Storage Sleeve Rack
  • Utility Air Hose Reels
  • Floor Dry Hopper Compartment in Wheel Well
  • Wheel Well SBCA Cylinder Storage
  • Rear Observation System
  • Harrison Hydraulic 12kW Generator
  • Power Rewind Electric Cord Reels

Vehicle Dimensions

  • Overall Height 11′ 1″
  • Overall Length 42′ 4″
  • Wheelbase 23′
  • Weight with Water 54,050 Lbs.

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Wixom, MI Wet Rescue Sutphen/SVI Trucks

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Wixom Heavy Rescue

Checkout the Sutphen chassis and SVI Trucks box on the new Wet Rescue for the Wixom (MI) Fire Department. The chassis is a Sutphen 62″ four-door chassis with a  450HP Cummins L9 engine.

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Austin TX Heavy Rescue SVI Spartan

The Austin, TX Fire department selected a 22′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a 20″ raised roof Spartan Gladiator chassis,.

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Austin Heavy Rescue

The Austin, TX Fire department selected a 22′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a 20″ raised roof Spartan Gladiator chassis,. This Heavy Rescue has a Wabco single-cylinder, pass-thru air compressor, Command Light CL Series CL602A-W2 light tower, Warn 8,000-lb. 12V electric winch, Hannay electric cable reel, a Weldon V-MUX Multiplex system, Whelen Pioneer scene lights, a 120′ SlideMaster rear cargo slide, OnScene Solutions LED ground and compartment lights and OnScene Solutions heavy-duty cargo slides.

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Springdale Fire Department USAR 2

Take a look at the Springdale Fire Department USAR 2 that is packed with struts, shores, and panels.

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USAR 2

Take a look at the new Springdale Fire Department USAR 2.

The City of Springdale is a diverse and friendly community. As the fourth-largest city in the state of Arkansas, Springdale has almost 80,000 residents and is located in Washington and Benton counties in the northwest corner of the state at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. Springdale is 42 square miles with more than 900 lane miles.

Springdale is a great place to catch a ride on the Arkansas and Missouri Railroad in a beautifully restored turn-of-the-century passenger car, downtown Springdale, AR also home to the Shiloh Museum, which offers Ozark history and buildings dating back to the 1850s.

The Springdale Fire department serves the community with an all-hazards approach which means they respond to both man-made and natural disasters including Emergency Management, EMS, Fires, Hazardous Materials and Rescue.

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