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What Do The Fire Trucks From Your Area Look Like?  
User currently offlineKhelmDTW From United States of America, joined Jun 2007, 269 posts, RR: 0
Posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 16462 times:

All right, since we have a Police thread, located Here

Well, since Fire trucks are cool, and vary greatly by location, lets see your's!

Here are mine



And the Tribal FD

[Edited 2008-03-11 13:20:21]


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User currently offlineJetsGo From United States of America, joined Jul 2003, 3086 posts, RR: 5
Reply 1, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 16444 times:

Besides the standard red fire trucks, we see these crusing around:

http://www.wattco.net/odyssey/pictures/rosevilleunit/DSC00153.jpg




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User currently offlineBMIFlyer From UK - England, joined Feb 2004, 8810 posts, RR: 58
Reply 2, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 16444 times:








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User currently offlineDtw9 From United States of America, joined Sep 2003, 1173 posts, RR: 2
Reply 3, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks 1 hour ago) and read 16431 times:

Detroits finest

http://detroitfirefighters.net/images/Ladder-8%20Piercea.jpg



http://detroitfirefighters.net/images/Ladder-29-2-383-13909-07a.jpg



User currently offlineLHRjc From Netherlands, joined Apr 2006, 1964 posts, RR: 19
Reply 4, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 16421 times:

They have these state of the art things in Scotland:

http://www.fire-engine-photos.com/pictures/4657.jpg



"Our 319's are very reliable. They get fixed very quickly."
User currently offlineKPWM From United States of America, joined Nov 2007, 2288 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 16418 times:

This is not our town's fire truck, but it's the same kind.



94
User currently offlineHalcyon From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 6, posted (6 years 9 months 2 weeks ago) and read 16403 times:

http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o252/neces0c9/For%20Web/Gettingcrappyagain028.jpg

But I've not been there for 10 months.


User currently offlineMCOflyer From United States of America, joined Jun 2006, 8690 posts, RR: 16
Reply 7, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 16338 times:

KhelmDTW,

I like the FL70 and FL80 chassis. What is the lifespan and power plant on those trucks?

BMIflyer,

I love those Scanias. Lookin bitchin. Very gorgeous and though I wonder how safe they are.

Kinghunter



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User currently offlineNighthawk From UK - Scotland, joined Sep 2001, 5181 posts, RR: 33
Reply 8, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 16338 times:



Quoting LHRjc (Reply 4):

not far off actually - for some weird reason Aberdeen fire engines are white instead of the traditional Red:



And for all you fire engine spotters: http://www.fire-engine-photos.com There really is a site for everything!



That'll teach you
User currently offlineGkirk From UK - Scotland, joined Jun 2000, 24964 posts, RR: 56
Reply 9, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 23 hours ago) and read 16329 times:



Quoting LHRjc (Reply 4):

And these in England  Wink



When you hear the noise of the Tartan Army Boys, we'll be coming down the road!
User currently offlineKhelmDTW From United States of America, joined Jun 2007, 269 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 16308 times:

Quoting MCOflyer (Reply 7):
KhelmDTW,

I like the FL70 and FL80 chassis. What is the lifespan and power plant on those trucks?

You know, I'm not exactly sure, but they seem to get new ones about every 10 years. The one next to the ladder truck is the oldest. They got it around 1998. I'll have to ask one of my neighbors who is a FF, what the power plant is. I'm guessing from research its a CAT 3100 series. The truck in question is almost due for retirement. Who knows, maybe they'll get an Genesis

Or maybe steal this one from the tribe  Wink


[Edited 2008-03-11 16:39:46]


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User currently offlineJFKTOWERFAN From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 1100 posts, RR: 15
Reply 11, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 22 hours ago) and read 16302 times:
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This is the Ladder truck from my department about to be put to work. 2001 Pierce with all wheel steering and 105 foot stick.
http://www.pbase.com/nhlfd/image/29074116.jpg

Corey



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User currently offlineJalto27R From United States of America, joined May 2004, 857 posts, RR: 14
Reply 12, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 18 hours ago) and read 16256 times:








This bad boy is about to be replaced by a squad company-style engine much like this one:


Mike


User currently offlineShyFlyer From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 13, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 16233 times:


Grants Fire & Rescue

The oldest one in the fleet, this rig still sees front line service. All of the other rigs are no more than eight years old.



Gallup Fire Department

Assigned to the Gallup Municipal Airport station.



Village of Milan Fire Department

Fire Chief's vehicle.


Big truck for small village.


Historical vehicle, only sees the light of day for parades.



San Mateo Volunteer Fire Department




Lobo Canyon Volunteer Fire Department




San Rafael Volunteer Fire Department



Hood Art.


User currently offlineNeilYYZ From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 14, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 16222 times:

The boat in the harbor.



Regular old fire truck.



The levitating fire truck.





User currently offlineDragon-wings From United States of America, joined Apr 2001, 3995 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 14 hours ago) and read 16216 times:

The site isn't that up to date, because we got a new hook and ladder fire truck that is not shown. It looks like the truck KPWM posted.

http://www.ronkonkomafd.com/apparatus.htm



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User currently offlineJoffie From Australia, joined Mar 2006, 820 posts, RR: 2
Reply 16, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 6 days 13 hours ago) and read 16204 times:

My Brigade has 3 vehicles

1. Tanker used for Grass/scrub/bush fires. Not for structure
http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/about/images/trucks/tanker_large.jpg

2. Pumper - MVA, Structure, Hazmat ect

http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/about/images/trucks/pumper_large.jpg

3. Crew Transport vehicle..essentally a 4WD with lights and sirens.

Source http://www.cfa.vic.gov.au/about/equip/trucks.htm 12/3/08


User currently offline777ER From New Zealand, joined exactly 11 years ago today! , 12336 posts, RR: 18
Reply 17, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 5 days 12 hours ago) and read 16132 times:
AIRLINERS.NET CREW
FORUM MODERATOR

My local Station is served by
http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l149/alpinej/porirua311.jpg
Two in service (First Response and Rescue Tender)

http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l149/alpinej/porirua312.jpg
One in service. This truck is used by the volunteers.

http://i95.photobucket.com/albums/l149/alpinej/porirua3110.jpg
One in service. Tows the scrub fire bucket.


A Ford Econovan will enter service shortly. This will be used as a support vehicle with full lights and sirens


User currently offlineGPIARFF From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 18, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 16041 times:

What, no crash trucks?

Here's mine  Smile




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User currently offlineJpax From United States of America, joined Aug 2006, 1020 posts, RR: 0
Reply 19, posted (6 years 9 months 1 week 4 hours ago) and read 16038 times:

Middletown, NJ! The worlds largest volunteer fire department!









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