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Seminole County Squad 2

Take a look at the Seminole County Squad 2 that was at FDIC 2018.

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The Seminole County Special Hazards & Operations Team built a Pierce Velocity cab to create additional space for the forward walk-in area for lab & dive equipment. This Heavy Duty Rescue features hydraulic rescue tools, a breathing air cascade system, various shelves, trays and tool boards for HazMat equipment, and a slide-out staircase for access to roof storage compartments.

CHASSIS

  • Chassis: 84″ Velocity cab with 20” raised roof
  • Seating capacity: 5
  • Overall height: 11’6”
  • Overall length: 42′ 9.5″
  • GVW Rating: 62,800 lb
  • Front/rear axle: TAK-4 independent front suspension, 22,800 lb / Meritor MT-40-14X, 40,000 lb
  • Engine: Cummins ISX12, 500 hp, 1645 torque
  • Electrical system: Command Zone advanced electronics system
  • Generator: Onan 35 kW, single phase PTO

BODY

  • Body length: 26′ heavy-duty extruded aluminum
  • Body width: 100” with 30″ deep side compartments
  • Body height: 103.25″ with 78″ interior height
  • Compartments: Custom equipment storage options
  • Breathing air: 6 bottle UN cascade system with 2 bottle RSP fill station
  • Hydraulic tools: 2 Amkus 240SS power supplies with 4 hydraulic reels 2 electric cable reels
  • Lighitng: Will-Burt light tower, Whelen 360 scene lighting
    Doors: Amdor roll up

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Delta, BC Fire Department Heavy Rescue

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Delta, BC Fire Department’s SVI-built Tandem Heavy Rescue features a strong 24-foot aluminum body, mounted on a Spartan Gladiator LFD chassis with a 24-inch raised roof. The Gladiator houses a Cummins ISX15 565HP engine.

The new walk-around Heavy Rescue features Command Light’s TFB-V5 Traffic Flow Board and CL602A-FX light tower with 168,000 lumens. The department chose Holmatro’s CORE Rescue Tool System with an HPU capable of operating two rescue tools simultaneously and a rescue-style front bumper with 60′ hydraulic reels. The SCBA filling system includes a Bauer two-position fill station and an abundance of bottle storage.

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Beaver Lane Volunteer Rescue and Fire Department Heavy Rescue

Take a look at the Beaver Lane Volunteer Rescue and Fire Department new SVI-built Heavy Rescue.

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The Beaver Lane Volunteer Rescue and Fire Department specced this new SVI-built Heavy Rescue, featuring aluminum body mounted on a Spartan Gladiator LFD chassis with 20-inch raised roof. Powered by a Cummins ISX12 500HP engine, this new walk-around Heavy Rescue features a Resolve Specialty Space Saver SCBA filling station, OnScene Solutions cargo slides with compartment lighting, a 240,000-lumen Command Light CL Series 8-head light tower and much more!

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El Dorado Fire District Heavy Rescue

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Santa Fe County’s El Dorado Fire District has added this SVI-built Heavy Rescue. Mounted to a Spartan Metro Star chassis, this heavy-duty aluminum body maximizes compartment space with select transverse trays. This fire truck also features a Weldon V-MUX multiplex system and a Command Light CL Series tower with six heads. For more information about this apparatus, choose one of the options below or contact us for more details. Check out more photos here.

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