Engine 17 is designated as our first out for motor vehicle accidents as well as structure fires in locations that a normal sized fire engine may not easily fit (limited access). Areas around Lake Ripley is one example of such an area. This truck carries 750 gallons of water, has a 1250 gallon per minute pump, and a 25 gallon foam cell. There is a full set of hydraulic extrication equipment as well as our high lift airbag system. There is seating for three personnel and there are two air-packs. There are complements of firefighting tools, ground ladders, and additional extrication equipment. Engine 17 is used to pull a trailer with our Argo ATV on it when responding to brush fires.
2 x 200 foot 1 3/4" pre-connected cross lays
2 x 100 foot 1 3/4" hotel packs
650 feet of 2 1/2" on hose bed
150 feet of 3" pre-connected on hose bed intended for Blitz Fire
2 x 50 foot sections of 3" for use as feeders to 4"
950 feet of 4" on hose bed