Apparatus & Equipment

The Fleetwood (PA) Fire Department uses its AMTECH rescue truck for rescue and support lighting, according to Chief Chris Young.

Issue 11 and Volume 152.

Apparatus Deliveries John M. Malecky The Fleetwood (PA) Fire Department uses its AMTECH rescue truck for rescue and support lighting, according to Chief Chris Young. The new truck`s advantages over the old one include a more powerful engine, additional storage space, a patient care area, command center capabilities, and increased lighting. The borough is one square mile of mostly urban area; the department provides mutual aid to a nine-square-mile suburban and rural area. Features/Equipment: •FREIGHTLINER FL-80 chassis with 175-inch wheelbase; •two-door extended cab with two seats; •CUMMINS 8.3 300-hp diesel engine; •ALLISON MD 3060P automatic transmission; •16-foot aluminum walk-in body with four seats; •map board and command desk; •nine exterior storage compartments; •WINCO 25-kw PTO generator; •WILL BURT Night Scan six-kw light tower; •four HAVIS SHIELDS Alpha 2000 750-watt telescoping floodlights (two poles raise at front and two on tripods at rear); • six WHELEN fixed scene lights on body;…

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