Apparatus & Equipment

APPARATUS DELIVERIES: TheWatkins Glen (NY) Fire Departmentreplaced a rescue truck

Issue 11 and Volume 161.

By John M. MaleCKy TheWatkins Glen (NY) Fire Departmentreplaced a rescue truck and a quick attack extrication vehicle with this CRIMSON rescue pumper. Chief Dominick Smith says it is first out in all areas except the business district. It has a curb side/rear pump panel to keep the operator protected from traffic. Click here to enlarge image Features/Equipment: SPARTAN Gladiator Evolution chassis with 201½-inch wheelbase and 20-inch raised roof cab with eight seats and command center; CUMMINS ISM 500-hp diesel engine with ALLISON 4000 EVS automatic transmission; WATEROUS CSU single-stage, 1,500-gpm rear-mounted pump with HYPRO Foam Pro 1600 system, 1¾-inch front bumper line, three 1¾-inch crosslays, three-inch rear preconnect with TFT Blitzfire hand monitor, and AKRON Mercury Quick Attack monitor; UPF 750-gallon water tank and 20-gallon foam tank; command center at cab’s rear with desk, cabinets, and laptop computer with separate LCD monitor for MSA thermal imaging camera system; ZOLL…

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