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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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Sherman, TX Heavy Rescue Truck

Here’s another innovative SVI Truck built in the Centennial State headed to the Lone Star State.

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Sherman Heavy Rescue

This SVI Heavy Rescue truck, built for Sherman Fire-Rescue in Texas, features a Spartan Metro Star chassis with 20-inch raised roof and a 22-foot-long aluminum body. This custom fire truck includes a Cascade air bottle system with RSP two-position SCBA fill station, OnScene Solutions heavy-duty cargo slides with LED compartment lights and Whelen Pioneer PFS2 scene lights with wiring provisions for a future Command Light.

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Savanah, GA Fire Department Heavy Rescue

New looking SVI Heavy Rescue!

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Savanah Heavy Rescue

This new Heavy Rescue truck is built rock solid on a Sutphen Monark Chassis with a 20″ raised roof and houses a Cummins L9 engine and an Allison EVS 3000 transmission.

This truck features Firetec perimeter lighting and Onscene Solutions slide-out trays and compartment lighting. It is built with plenty of open compartment space to fit Savanah Fire Department’s specific needs.

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  • Production Specification
  • Features (Flyer)
  • CAD Drawing

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Canton Fire Heavy Rescue

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Canton Fire Heavy Rescue

Canton Fire had their new heavy rescue displayed at the 2018 Midwest Fire Rescue Expo™ held by the Southeastern Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs.  I was able to get some pictures and a little information about the rig.

Specifications

  • Chassis – Enforcer™
  • Body – Non-Walk-In Rescue
  • Engine – Cummins L9
  • Horsepower – 450 hp
  • Generator – Onan PTO-driven
  • Generator KW -35 kW
  • CAD Drawing

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