Model “U” Combination Chemical and Hose Truck
The Brockway Motor Truck Company, of Cortland, N. Y., are manufacturing a line of hose and combination hose and chemical trucks ranging in price from $1,750 to $3,500. These trucks are equipped with Continental motor, Brown & Lipe transmission, made solid and substantial, with Anti-Skid cushion tires, developing speed of from 30 to 35 miles per hour, with capacity of from 1,000 to 1,500 feet of hose. Their combination trucks have the latest approved Champion chemical tank with by-pass and pressure gauge; 200 feet of 1-inch hose with shut-off nozzle. Their trucks are fully equipped with extension and roof ladders, pike pole, crowbar and axe. all nickel mounted and in first-class shape. The Brockway.Company have adopted for their lighting system, nickel plated Prest-O-Lite tank, with electric lighter, on the dash board. All trucks are equipped with a large search light. These trucks will appeal to the smaller cities and towns, not only on account of the price, but the complete outfit, finish and general workmanship. The trucks are all ornamented with gold leaf and neatly lettered. This company has recently booked orders for a number of these trucks. The city of Cortland has had one of these trucks in use for several months past and it has been giving satisfactory service.