Last Updated: 2/17/2009

New Truck 2008

New, First Out, Engine

Engine 62-1 goes into service 1/27/2009 2215 Hours

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New {concept} First Out {PUC} Engine - Picture #1

A member "applied" an approximation of our paint scheme over an existing Pierce Engine



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"Click" picture below for full size {PDF 241 KB}

{Drawing may change as we receive updates from the manufacturer.}

{Current Drawing posted 10/06/2008}

This truck replaces our current first out engine, 62-2. 62-2 replaces 62-1, which WAS our second out engine.

After a visit to the plant 7/10/2008 and 7/11/2008 final, pre manufacture, drawings were made up.

This truck will be a PUC {Pump Under Cab} Engine Pierce Arrow XT 6-man cab with 10 raised roof.

There will be 19" extended front bumper with two hose trays and 2 1/2" piping

The ladders will be mounted on a electric Pierce Ladder Gantry

{The Ladder Gantry allows the ladders to be stored OVER the truck body and lowered to the rear when needed.}

Caterpillar C13, 485HP engine with Jake Brake, Side Roll Protection Package, PUC Rescue/Pumper Body

The pump will be a 1500 Gallon Per Minuite, with 750 Gallons of water, and 50 Gallons foam. All plumbing Stainless Steel, Husky 12 Foam System, Hercules CAFS system.

Whelen LED warning light package, Q2B & Whelen Electronic sirens

900-Watt Visor Light, Five (5) Recessed 900 watt lights, Will-Burt Night Scan Tower, 10KW Harrison hydraulic generator, Cord Reel with 200 of 10/4 cable with junction box, and Red and White Chevron Striping on rear for better visibility.

Sold by Curt Woerth from Glick Fire Equipment, Bird-In-Hand, PA.


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Timeline of design, approval, maunfacture, and delivery {PDF 30 KB}

{Last Update 11/24/2008}

{Projects dates in the Timeline will change as we receive updates from the manufacturer.}



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Construction Progress

New Truck, Engine 62-1, has lettering started - 11/28/2008

New 62-1 Pulls up at Our Fire House first time - 11/26/2008

Mock up of additional, Gold Leaf, Lettering 11/15/2008 {JPG 1,036 KB}

Final Inspection 11/12/2008 through 11/14/2008

As of 11/5/2008 {PDF 2,993 KB}

"Spec" modification as of 10/29/2008 {JPG 702 KB}

{Auto Eject Air Inlet changed to covered (blue) port from recessed, but uncovered, port}

As of 10/24/2008 {PDF 2,995 KB}

As of 10/16/2008 {PDF 2,657 KB}

As of 10/03/2008 {PDF 565 KB}


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62-1 - Current second out engine leaving us

62-1 Pulls up at New House first time - 11/9/2008

{mods 12/11/2008}

62-1 Pulls out of Ridge Fire House last time - 11/7/2008

Last Call for 62-1 - 10/30/2008

No Longer for Sale

We FOUND a home for this truck!!

On November 7th, 2008 ~3:00 PM 62-1 left us for a new home

On November 9th, 2008 ~11:00 AM 62-1 arrived at it's new home

Community Vol Fire Dept

near 958 Market St

Mahaffey, PA 15757

62-1 will continue to fight fires!!



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