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Quaker Springs Fire Department is proud of our fleet of firefighting and rescue equipment.

We have 2 primary attack trucks responding from each of our fire stations.
493 and 497 are housed in Station 1 on Blodgett Rd.
491 and 492 are housed in Station 2 on Route 9P.

In addition we have a brush truck, a rescue boat, 2 utility trucks and 2 Chief's vehicles

Our fleet is well maintained and equipped with state-of-the-art firefighting and support equipment.

Quaker Springs Fire Department is proud of our fleet of firefighting and rescue equipment.

E-491

In April of 2015 QSFD took delivery of E 491.

E 491 has a Spartan Metro Star Chassis with seating for 6 firefighters. The truck carries 750 gallons of water with a 1250 gpm pump. The truck is equipped with a 6kw hydraulic generator, 4 gas meter, Cutters Edge saw, Genesis extrication tools and an AED.

ETA-492

ETA-492 is a 1992 Central/International built by WildeFire in Mayfield, NY. The main purpose of ETA-492 is for tanker shuttles and water supply. The truck is equipped to run as a pumper if another truck is out of service or there are multiple calls.

1992 Central/International
1000 gpm Front Mount Darley pump
1500 gallon tank
12" Quick Dump
2100 gallon Folda-Tank
35 foot fiberglass ground ladder
Portable pump

ER-493

On Saturday, March 29, 2008, QSFD took delivery of ER-493.

ER-493 has a 2007 Spartan Advantage Chassis with a 6-man cab. The truck carries 1000 gallons of water and has a Darley pump that can move 1250 gallons of water per minute. ER-493 is equipped with a 9 kilowatt hydraulic generator and carries a Genesis Jaws-of-Life, 1000 feet of 5" hose, 500 feet of 3" hose, a CO meter, ice rescue equipment, a thermal imaging camera, farm rescue equipment , a positive pressure ventilation fan, an AED, and a landing zone radio and GPS.

All the equipment on ER-493 was purchased by the Fire Department through grants and donations. Thank you for your support!

2007 / 1000 gallon tank / 1250 gpm pump

F-494

F-494 is a Ford F350 crew cab with a 6.0l diesel engine. It was put in service in 2007. The truck carries ice rescue equipiment, a back board and brush fire hand tools. F-494 is used to tow MR-498.

494 was purchased by the Fire Department through grants and donations. Thank you for your support!

F-495

F-495 is QSFD's brush truck. The truck is a 2004 F-550 4X4 w/ 6.0 liter turbo diesel engine with a a skid package including a 300 gallons of water and a 18 hp High pressure pump. The truck has a hose reel with 250' of 3/4" reel-tex hose and can connect up to 3 more 1" forestry lines.

The truck is equipped with various brooms, chainsaws, shovels and rakes as well as 6 soft Indian tanks that can be filled off the pump.

The vehicle has a brush guard and 9000 pound winch that can be used on the front or back hitch.

2004 / 500 gpm pump / 300 gallon tank

ETA-497

In June 2011, QSFD took delivery of ETA-497.

ETA-497 has a Spartan MetroStar chassis and the Rosenbauer Centurion stainless steel body. The truck carries 1,250 gallons of water with quick dump, a Darley 1250gpm pump and a 6kw hydraulic generator. Other equipment includes a thermo-imaging camera, a helo landing zone radio, portable pump, AED, and K-12 saw.

MR-498

MR-498 is QSFD's rescue boat. The boat is a 2004 Zumro Rescue Boat w/ 60 hp Mercury 4 stroke engine and 13" big foot prop. The front of the bow opens up for easy recovery of victims, rescuers and divers.

MR-498's equipment includes throw ropes of various lengths, 1 floatation ring, 1 bull horn, 4 cold water rescue suits.

MR-498 was purchased by the Fire Department as a result of successful fundraisers including our annual letter campaign. Thank you for your support!


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