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Title: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: lfpd75 on March 31, 2010, 07:59:58 PM
here are some unique rigs from other countries
1st photo strathclydes Fire and rescue Aerial Rescue Pump truck of strathclydes United Kingdom
Title: Re: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: lfpd75 on March 31, 2010, 08:33:18 PM
here's another unique rig
Toyko Earthquake fire defense unit
Title: Re: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: lfpd75 on April 02, 2010, 03:32:03 PM
last ones for now
1st photo Funabashi, Japan's wall piercing fire truck this truck started out as a bare chassis but the department took it and put on a mini excavator cab and arm and replaced the bucket with a high pressure jet used to cut walls
2nd photo Donington Emergency Service team Range Rover built by carmichael and equipped with a front mount pump
3rd photo submersible pump truck of the north jakarta Indonesia
4th photo Werkfeuerwehr Merck Darmstadt MAN Control Unit in Germany
Title: Re: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: boardmansteve on April 02, 2010, 05:27:14 PM
Very interesting apparatus!  What are these rigs, who built them, what FDs own them, and what are they each used for?
Title: Re: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: lfpd75 on April 02, 2010, 10:09:30 PM
1st photo Hong Kong Fire Services Department Scania First Intervention vehicle used to protect a bulk oil installation
2nd photo Nissan Resona High Performance Chemical Fire Engine
Title: Re: Unique rigs from other countries
Post by: paulromano on February 22, 2014, 02:21:17 PM
Awright lfpd75, what the heck is that third rig on your first post??  Looks like a British version of the Super Pumper and Tender!