Engine 3 is a 2008 engine build by HME , was delivered on 7/15/09 and placed into service as the first out engine for Station 1 (headquarter).  Silver Bluff bought this engine from the insurance proceeds received from the 1995 KME with the balanced being included in a new loan.




SPECIFICATION:

6 man HME Ahrens-Fox Custom Pumper


Chassis            1871-P2, MFDxl-12

Engine             8.3 L Cummins ISC 330 Diesel

Transmission 5 Speed Automatic, Allison 3000EVS

Pump               1500 GPM Hale Q-Max 1500

Tank                 1000 Gallon,

Cross Lays    3 (2@1 ½ , 1@ 2 ½ ”) 200’ Attack Lines

Pre-connects 1 (2 ½”) 200’ Attack Line;
Hose Bed       1200’ of 4” &
                         500’ of 3”

Engine 2 is a 2007 Ford Dually, 4 Door Crew Cab, Flat Bed, 4 x 4 with a skid mounted forestry pump and tank unit.  This wildland fire truck was placed into service in July of 2009 to serve as the primary brush truck for the district operating out of Station 1.  Silver Bluff constructed this engine after purchase of the standard vehicle and installation of the skid mounted unit.  Additional storage compartments were included and contain various lengths of forestry hose, fittings, and nozzles.


SPECIFICATION:

Chassis           2007 Ford F-450

Engine             Navistar Power Stroke Diesel

Cab                  4 Man

Pump              50 GPM Hale Pump
                         18 HP B&S Vanguard

Tank               300 Gallon

Pre Connect   1 (1 ¾”) 150’ Attack Line

Hose Reels     1 (1”) 150’

Hose Bed       50’ of 2 ½”


Engine 1 is a 2009 engine build by Southern  Fire Service and Sales, Inc, was placed into service in March of 2009 to serve as the first out engine for Station 2.  This is the first engine ordered and delivered new to Silver Bluff VFD.  This engine/tanker combination will serve especially well the un-hydranted areas in the fire district.


SPECIFICATION:

Chassis            International Dura Star

Engine            Navistar Diesel

Cab                  2 Man Commercial Chassis

Pump              1250 GPM two stage Waterous Pump

Tank                2000 Gallon

Cross Lays      3 (1 ¾”) 200’ Attack Lines

Hose Bed        900’ of 4” &

                          300’ of 3”

                          3 (10”) Manual Dumps on the rear of
                          the truck


Engine 7 is a 1990 engine build by 4 Guys, Meyersdale, Pennsylvania, was placed into service in 2004 to serve as the first out engine for Station 2.  Silver Bluff bought this engine from a fire department in Denton, Delaware that had retired it from service a year earlier. 

SPECIFICATION:

Chassis            8 man Spartan/4 Guys Custom Pumper

Engine            Cummins Diesel

Pump              1250 GPM two stage Hale Pump

Tank                750 Gallon,

                                100 Foam Tank

Cross Lays      3 (1 ¾”) 200’ Attack Lines,

                          1 ( 2 ½”) 200’ Attack Line

Pre-connect     1 (1 ¾”) 100’ trash line

Hose Bed         1200’ of 4” &

                          250’ of 3”


Last Updated - Friday, February 26, 2010