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Philadelphia Fire Department has a new Rescue 1. This technical rescue truck features an SVI-built 24-foot stainless-steel walk-in body mounted on a Spartan Gladiator EFMD chassis with a 20″ raised-roof and is powered by a Cummins X15 500 HP engine. This rig features six high-angle rescue anchor points, two Ramsey 9,000-lb. electric winches, Fire Research Spectra Max LED scene lights, OnScene Solutions aluminum cargo slides, two 100-foot Hurst hydraulic low pressure reels, a FRC SEON inView 360° video system and so much more.

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Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department’s Heavy Rescue 188

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Take a walk around Magnolia Volunteer Fire Department’s new Pierce Velocity Heavy Rescue!

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Kamloops British Columbia Heavy Rescue

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Kamloops British Columbia Heavy Rescue

When spec’ing its new Heavy Rescue, Kamloops (BC) Fire Rescue chose a 22′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a 10″ raised-roof Spartan Gladiator chassis, which houses an X15 600 HP Cummins engine. This fully equipped apparatus comes with an Onan Hydraulic 25,000-watt PTO Generator,  Will-Burt Nightscan light tower, Holmatro hydraulic rescue tools, OnScene Solutions heavy-duty cargo slides, and much more.

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Ocean City Maryland Fire Department Heavy Rescue

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Ocean City Maryland Fire Department Heavy Rescue

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