This appliance is brand new, and was delivered to the Summertown brigade in December 2009. It replaced the existing 34.
Summertown 34P is an Isuzu FTS800 crew chassis, 4 wheel drive, and carries 3000 litres of water. It is suitable for both rural and urban applications. It carries four breathing apparatus, a GPS unit and a chainsaw. Summertown 34P seats six crew.
Summertown 14 is based on a Mazda T3500 chassis, is 4 wheel drive and carries 1000 litres of water. It can carry 4 crew. The small physical size and low centre of gravity makes this appliance ideal for the narrow winding fire tracks and driveways within the area. It is fitted with a GPS unit, and carries a chainsaw.
Summertown Bulk BW8 (Bulk Water Tanker)
Summertown BW8 is based on an Isuzu FVR900 chassis, and carries approximately 8500 litres of water. It is designed to carry up to three crew. It carries a portable dam, Positive Pressure ventilation fan (PPV fan) and a GPS unit.
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