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SQUAD 45

1999 Chevrolet Suburban. This vehicle has four-wheel drive for off-road and inclement weather. It is used as a personnel transporter, support vehicle and to tow the rescue boats.

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BOAT 45-1

2008 Rescue One Connector, 16 Ft. long aluminum flat-bottom rescue boat. The boat is equipped with a 40 HP – 4 Stroke Mercury jet style motor, portable dive/rescue bow platform, rescuer and victim PFD’s, throw bags, rope, rescue cargo net, center console mounted high-band and marine/weather radio’s, navigation lighting, stern mounted light bar with (8) fixed and oscillating LED search lights, emergency lighting, deck lighting, depth finder, telescoping marine hooks, flare-gun kit, water-tight radio bags and emergency strobe lights.

BOAT 45-2

2004 FSI North America, 14 Ft. long inflatable rescue boat. The boat is equipped with a 25 HP – 4 Stroke Mercury propeller style motor, victim PFD’s, flip-lines, throw bags, rope, rescue cargo net, portable water-proof lights, portable marine/weather radio, water-tight radio bags and emergency strobe lights.

• Both boats are carried on a custom-modified, 25 Ft. Rescue One double stack trailer with a spare, matching 25 HP Mercury propeller style motor mounted on the trailer. The trailer is equipped with walk-around decking, tool and equipment compartments, rope, webbing and hardware for a line system, victim PFD’s, emergency and scene lighting.

These boats also respond with the Chester County Technical Rescue Task Force 1.

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BRUSH 45

“2011 and 2013 Pennsylvania State -
Best Appearing and Equipped Brush Truck Champions”

2000 Ford Super Duty F350 Four Door Crew Cab. This vehicle has four-wheel drive for off-road and inclement weather. It is equipped with a custom slide-in skid unit with a 360 GPM Darley pump and carries 170 gallons of water, a 10 gallon reservoir of Class A foam. The hose load is 150 ft. of 1 ¾” diameter, 150 ft. of 1” diameter and 100 ft. of 1” Forestry line, 2000 watt generator with 1000 watts of lighting, Indian Tanks and hand tools.

ENGINE 45

ENGINE 45

“2009 Pennsylvania State -
Best Appearing and Equipped Engine Champions”

1998 Spartan/R.D. Murray Pumper. This vehicle is powered by a 430 hp, Series 60 Detroit Diesel engine. It has an eight person cab with SCBA, a 2000 GPM Hale single stage pump and a Hale Foam Master foam system. It carries 700 gallons of water and 30 gallons of each, Class A and B foam. The hose load is 2000 ft. of 5” diameter, 400 ft. of 3” diameter, 600 ft. of 2 ½” diameter and 1100 ft. of 1 ¾” diameter.

Also, included are two deck and/or portable 1250 GPM monitors, large diameter hose appliances, Bullard thermal imaging camera, forcible entry tools, engine company equipment and 7.5 KW generator. AED equipped.

RESCUE 45

RESCUE 45

2007, 2009 and 2013 Pennsylvania State -
Best Appearing and Equipped Heavy Rescue Champions

2013 Pennsylvania State Best In Show – Presidents Cup Award

2006 Pierce Lance 42′ long Heavy Duty Rescue Truck. This vehicles chassis is an extended four door with a 22″ raised roof cab, powered by a 515 HP Detroit Diesel Series 60 engine with an Allison automatic transmission, TAK-4 Independent Front Suspension with a rear air ride suspension mounted on a heavy duty tandem axle and Side Roll Protection.

The 25’6″ stainless steel rescue body has deep roof compartments and eleven walk around compartments with cab operated Robinson electric roll-up doors.

It is a partial walk-in body that has seating for four, this area features a Command Post center with two independent computer and communication (three high-band and three 800 MHz radios at each console) work stations, cellar phones, a 21″ LCD flat panel monitor for viewing computer info, weather stations or images from the Intec Video Sentinel Observation System mounted on a 25′ telescoping mast, under-counter refrigerator and an EMS compartment. The Command Area is located within the crew cab and has seating for five emergency providers. This area hosts the Command Officers and has connectivity with the Command Post via intercom, radio, wireless LAN and two fifteen inch LCD flat panel monitors.

The truck is outfitted with a 40kW PTO generator, a 15kW Harrison hydraulic generator, four 200′ electric cord reels, twelve 900 watt Magnafire quartz lights, a 25′ Wilburt light mast with six 900 watt Magnafire quartz lights, a Warn 9000 lb. portable winch that can be used on all four sides of the truck, two 150′ low pressure air reels and a 16.7 CFM Atlas-Copco tool air compressor. It is equipped with a complete Hurst “Jaws-of-Life” hydraulic extrication rescue system, consisting of eight preconnected Hurst reels (front and mid-body), three Hurst Trimo power units and a Hurst Simo power unit.

In addition, the truck has seven SCBA, a 496 tons of lifting capacity high pressure high-lift Res-Q-Tek air bag system, Paratech low pressure air bag system, Paratech rescue strut system with a capacity to span or support 68′, high-lift jacks, Bullard thermal imaging camera, multi-gas meters, full complement of forcible entry firefighting and rescue tools, power vent saws, PPV fans, salvage and overhaul equipment, portable air cart, ropes/harnesses/rigging for high angle and confined space rescue, hazardous materials equipment, water and ice rescue suits and equipment. AED equipped.

This truck also responds with the Chester County Technical Rescue Task Force 1.

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TOWER 45

 

2013 E-One HP-95 Mid-Mount Ladder Tower.  This vehicle is powered by a 500 HP Cummins diesel engine and has a Cyclone II cab with seating and SCBA for six people. It has a four-section aluminum aerial ladder with a 1305 Lb. capacity platform, providing a 95 ft. vertical reach and an 88 ft. horizontal reach with a heavy duty pre-piped waterway and a remote-controlled 1250 GPM monitor. A 2000 GPM Hale single stage pump is installed and it carries 130 gallons of water with one 200 ft. of 1.75” pre-connected hand-line and high-rise packs. LED emergency and scene lighting.

It is equipped with 240 ft. of ground ladders, two MSA thermal imaging cameras, multi-gas meters, multiple forcible entry, elevator keys, hooks and firefighting tools. Power vent and circular saws, intrinsically-safe PPV fans, salvage and overhaul equipment, portable quartz lighting, stokes basket/backboards, ropes/harnesses and rigging for high/low angle rescue. Additionally, it has a battery operated Hurst “Jaws-of-Life” “eDRAULIC” combination spreader and cutter, plus an 10 KW Onan generator. AED equipped.