Amogerone Volunteer Fire Company


                                                Greenwich, Connecticut



Home Squad One About AVFC Our People Join AVFC ContributeSquad One

Squad One is our new apparatus just delivered July 18, 2002 (click on any picture for a larger view).

It's a 12-foot "non-walk-in" light-and-air vehicle on a Ford F-550 4 X 4 chassis.

The apparatus has seven compartments with heavy-duty custom-made conventional doors featuring a variety of shelves and trays, as well as a Stokes basket storage rack and pike-pole storage tubes. The 120v electrical system includes: two electric cord reels, a 120V/15A receptacle, a 240V/20A receptacle, two 500-watt telescopic quartz lights, two 750-watt tripod quartz lights and a 6,000-watt Will-Burt light tower powered by a 10kw Onan generator mounted between the wheel well compartments.

The cascade system includes: four 6,000 psi DOT bottles located between the wheel well compartments, a Sierra booster pump, an Eagle Sidewinder fill enclosure, a high-pressure air reel, and low-pressure air reel and storage for 16 spare air cylinders. Other features include a Ramsey winch guard with a 12,000-lb. winch, a roof access ladder, a Whelen Traffic Advisor, a Whelen strobe lighting package and rear mounted hitch. The apparatus was manufactured by Emergency Vehicles Inc. of Lake Park, Florida.


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