This appliance 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.
East Torrens BW13 (Bulk Water Tanker)
East Torrens BW13 is based at the Summertown Station. It is based on Isuzu FVZ1400 and carries approximately 13000 litres of water. I t is designed to carry up to three crew. It carries a portable dam, and a GPS unit.
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