Showcase: Sandwich, N.H. Puts Pumper/Tanker With CAFS in Service

The members of the Sandwich (N.H.) Fire Department have put into place a "high center of gravity" pumper/tanker in service built by HME Ahrens-Fox. Built on an International cab and chassis, the apparatus also has a compressed air foam system, a...


Apparatus Details

Unit Name:
Showcase: Sandwich, N.H. Puts Pumper/Tanker With CAFS in Service
Unit Type:
Pumper/Tanker
Year:
2014
Manufacturer:
HME, Inc. - Ahrens Fox
Chassis Manufacturer:


Model:
International 2-door
Engine:
International 475 hp
Transmission:
Allison 4000EVS
Pump:
Hale Q-Max 2,000 gpm
Tank:
2,500-gallon T-Tank
Generator:
NA
Aerial:
na

Department:
Location:
NH

The members of the Sandwich (N.H.) Fire Department have put into place a "high center of gravity" pumper/tanker in service built by HME Ahrens-Fox.

Built on an International cab and chassis, the apparatus also has a compressed air foam system, a folding tank rack cover, a Hale FoamLogix 2.1, Pneumax 80-SP compressed air foam system and a 30-gallon Class A foam tank with exclusive HME Hydra Technology.

It also as a 7-inch LCD back-up camera, thru-the-tank ladder storage, aircraft quality bolted construction, 12-gauge stainless steel pump control panel, TFT model 18-inch Extend-a-Gun, aluminum tool boards and adjustable hosebed dividers.

Using advanced stability control systems, the tanker can handle any terrain while maximizing handling and preventing the possibility of roll-overs.