Connect with us

The Brecknock Township Volunteer Fire Department in Pennsylvania took delivery of their new KME Wet Rescue.   KME Wet Rescues combine an engine with a rescue maximizing storage space, water capacity, functionality, and versatility while maintaining the smallest overall apparatus package available to the fire service.

SPECIFICATIONS FOR THIS UNIT:

CAB/CHASSIS
PredatorTM Panther LFD Cab with 22” Raised Roof, Seating for 6
Custom Cab Storage
27” Front Bumper Extension with Hydraulic ReelsDRIVETRAIN
Engine: Cummins ISL 9 450 HP
Transmission: Allison 3000 EVSPUMP & TANK
Hale QMAX 1500 Pump
Foam PRO 2001 Foam System
500 Gallon UPF Poly Water Tank with 25 Gallon Foam Cell
One (1) 2.5” Discharge
Enclosed Pump Panels

BODY
180” FLEX Extra Long Body Constructed of 3/16” Aluminum
Storage for (9) SCBA Storage Containers
Under Hose Bed Ladder Storage
Aluminum Tread Plate Hose Bed Cover
Warn 9000 lbs. Portable Winch
Under Hose Bed Ladder Storage
Aluminum Tread Plate Hose Bed Cover
Warn 9000 lbs. Portable Winch
One (1) CMW Air Reel
One (1) CMW Cord Reel
Dual 26” Wide Coffin Compartments in Hosebed
Bauer Air Compressor and Fill Station

ELECTRICAL
Fire Research Scene Lights
Whelen Warning Light Package
Will-Burt Vertical Mast Light Tower
FireCom Wireless Intercom System
Hi-Viz FIRETECH Brow Light
Harrison 30 kW Generator
Three (3) Hydraulic CMW Reels

DIMENSIONS
Overall Height: 127”
Overall Length: 440”
Wheelbase: 224”

Rescue Rigs

Scranton, PA Heavy Rescue Walk-In

Published

on

Scranton, PA Heavy Rescue Walk-In

When spec’ing its new Heavy Rescue, the Scranton, PA Fire Department chose a 26′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a Sutphen 36″ 2-door chassis, which houses a Cummins X12 500HP engine. This walk-in apparatus comes with rear crew area with bench seat and overhead storage areas, an Onan Protec 20k-watt PTO generator system, Will-Burt Night Scan Powerlite on telescoping light tower, OnScene Solutions surface-mount red/white LEDs and much more.

Below are links to more information about this heavy rescue:

Overall Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Compartments Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Cab Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Front Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Rear Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Rooftop Pictures

Continue Reading

Rescue Rigs

Columbus, OH Walk-In Heavy Rescue Fleet

Published

on

Columbus, OH Walk-In Heavy Rescue Fleet #1196-1200

When spec’ing its new Heavy Rescue fleet, the Columbus, OH Fire Department chose an 18′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a Sutphen Monarch 73″ chassis, which houses a Cummins X12 455 HP engine. These walk-in apparatus feature a cab/body walk-thru connection complete with a folding bench seat and storage compartments. The rescues are also equipped with an Onan Protec 25,000-watt PTO generator, Hannay electric cable and hose reels with power rewind, OnScene Solutions heavy-duty aluminum cargo slides, and much more.

Below are links to more information about this heavy rescue:

Overall Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Compartments Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Cab Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Front Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Rear Pictures

Rooftop Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Continue Reading

Rescue Rigs

Fountain (Keyser), WV Heavy Rescue Walk-In

Published

on

Fountain (Keyser), WV Heavy Rescue Walk-In

When spec’ing its new Heavy Rescue, the Keyser, WV Fountain Volunteer Fire Company chose a 23′ aluminum SVI body mounted on a Sutphen 73″ chassis, which houses a Cummins X12 455 HP engine. This special operations apparatus comes with a Onan Protec 25k-watt PTO generator, Command Light Knight Series light tower, Girard retractable lateral arm awning, walk-in area with bench seat, desk, storage cabinets and much more.

Below are links to more information about this heavy rescue:

Overall Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Compartments Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Cab Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Front Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Rear Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Rooftop Pictures

This slideshow requires JavaScript.

Continue Reading