Apparatus Showcase: Vernon Twp., NJ, Engine 1


  • Unit Type: Pumper
  • Year:
  • Manufacturer: KME Fire Apparatus
  • Chassis Manufacturer:
  • Model: KME Predator
  • Engine:
  • Transmission: Allison 4000 EVS, five-speed
  • Pump: Waterous CSU-C20-1500-gpm, single-stage
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  • Location: NJ

The Vernon Township, NJ, Fire Department has placed this KME Predator 100-inch chassis. The   377-inch length vehicle has a 192-inch wheelbase and an overall height of 117 1/2 inches. 

The driver and officer side have full height-split depth compartmentation and the body is made with 3/16-inch aluminum. The LFD cab has a 16-inch raised roof. 

The vehicle is powered by a Cummins ISX 11.9, 500 hp engine, Allison 4000 EVS, five-speed automatic transmission.

The front axle has a 21,480 pound capacity with a rear axle capacity of 27,000 pounds

Pumping is provided by a Waterous CSU-C20-1500-gpm, single-stage pump.