- Unit Type: Rescue Pumper
- Year: 2013
- Manufacturer: Pierce Mfg.
- Chassis Manufacturer:
- Model: Saber
- Engine: Cummins ISL9 450 hp
- Transmission: Allison
- Pump: 1,250 gpm Waterous
- Tank: 1,000-gallon poly
- Generator: Harrison Hydraulic 8kw
- Location: MD
On February 26, the Leitersburg Volunteer Fire Company placed a 2013 Pierce Saber rescue/engine in service.
The unit is equipped with a 1,250 gpm Waterous pump, 1,000-gallon poly tank.
Fire attack is handled with 1,500 feet of 5-inch LDH, a 300-foot 3-inch Blitzfire line, 300-foot 3-inch leader line, four pre-connected crosslays and a front bumper line.
Rescue equipment includes a full Holmatro extrication system including spreader, cutter, combi-tool and ram, Res-Q-Jack strut system, Turtle Plastic cribbing, a RIT pack and additional equipment.
The cab seats six firefighters and includes a Firecom wireless communication system. Electrical components include a Harrison Hydraulic generator, Will-Burt LED light tower and ample scene lighting.
The unit has already operated on a few working fires and is proving to be a vital asset to the fleet.