Greater Johannesburg Emergency Services in South Africa received 11 GENERAL SAFETY pumpers. Tim Reifschneider, the manufacturer`s plant representative, says the units are designed for service throughout the greater metropolitan area. Johannesburg is incorporated with major suburbs and has a population of 2.1 million.
FREIGHTLINER FL 70 chassis with 243-inch wheelbase;
cab seating for six;
CUMMINS C8.3 250-hp diesel engine;
ALLISON MD 3060 automatic transmission;
WATEROUS CS single-stage, 750-gpm top-mount pump;
two crosslays of 112-inch preconnected hose;
one rear 212-inch preconnect;
UPF 750-gallon water tank; and
aluminum body with six storage compartments.