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    Default Ground based retardant tankers

    Does anyone know of any companies of business that have any retardant tankers in there fleet with a capacity above 2000 gallons that are used to spray/pretreat areas with phoschek
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    I would think that the commercial units that apply grass seed and fertilizer in a slurry at major construction and landscaping projects would be applicable for that function.

    Could be wrong though.
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    Phos-chek actually makes a retardant that is not colored for use in ground engines. I have never seen it used in person but have seen videos of the retardant being sprayed from a tender / engine, treating fuels next to a road.

    Contact Phos-chek. They can give you more info. http://phos-chek.com

    Just my opinion. Stay safe.

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    Last edited by Bowbreaker; 05-28-2012 at 11:56 PM.

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    found a picture of what i am looking for. does anyone have info on the truck
    http://www.dailysource.org/pictures/...6#.T9LfVlK3aSo
    Last edited by stev707; 06-09-2012 at 01:31 AM.

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    I wonder if this might work for you?

    Here is the quote that went with the photo from Pierce "Photo Caption: Pierce Manufacturing has placed this Pierce Tactical Water Tender into service with the Garden Valley Fire Protection District located in Californiaís El Dorado County."
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