Apparatus Showcase: Marion Ind., Puts Top-Mount Pumper in Service


  • Unit Type: Pumper
  • Year: 2013
  • Manufacturer: HME, Inc. - Ahrens Fox
  • Chassis Manufacturer:
  • Model: HME 1871-W custom chassis
  • Engine: Cummins ISL 9 450-hp
  • Transmission: Allison 3000 EVS
  • Pump: Hale Q-MAX 1,750-gpm
  • Tank: 720-gallon polypropylene
  • Generator: na
  • Aerial: na
  • Location:

The City of Marion Fire Department has put into service an HME-Ahrens Fox top-mount rescue pumper in service. 

It features an exclusive 52 degree cramp angle, double frame rails, a 12-inch raised roof, 100-inch cab with an interior rear wall gear rack, a cab crew area foot rest, interior grab handles on the officer's A-post and both crew doors, heater hose insulation package for extremely cold climates.

It also has a 7-inch LCD back-up camera,  AM/FM stereo CD/weather band radio w/four speakers, 3-dimensional stainless front grille, SCBA fixed bottom cushions, 18-inch front bumper extension, chrome tow hooks, center hosewell, and HME Hydra Technology with 1,750-gpm performance.

Other features includes a 1.5-inch front jumpline, one crosslay, two speedlays, removable aluminum hose tray and a through the tank ladder group.