RECOMMENDED EQUIPMENT LIST - PUMPER / ENGINE

 Below is the outline of loose equipment requirements when purchasing a pumper / engine apparatus.  

Section 5.0

Minimum Equipment Specified By Purchaser & Supplied By Contractor  

  • Section 5.7.1.2 Ground Ladders shall be at a minimum, one (1) folding attic ladder, one (1) straight ladder with roof hooks and one (1) extension ladder.

  • Section 5.7.2 Suction Hose shall be either a minimum of 15' of soft suction supply hose or 20' of hard suction hose.

  • Section 5.7.2.1.1 Where hard suction hose is provided, a suction strainer shall be provided.

  • Section 5.8.1.1 Brackets shall be furnished to organize and mount the specified equipment.

  • Section 5.8.1.2 Requires a detailed list of who is to furnish, organize and mount the equipment.

  • Section 5.8.2 Fire Hose carried shall be a minimum of:

  • 400' of 1.5", 1.75" or 2.0" fire hose

  • 800' of 2.5" or larger fire hose

  • Section 5.8.2* Nozzles shall be a minimum of:

  • Two (2) combination handline nozzles with minimum 95 gpm

  • One (1) combination handline nozzle with minimum 200 gpm

  • One (1) playpipe, with shutoff nozzle with 1", 1-1/8" and 1-1/4" tips.

  • Section 5.8.3 Miscellaneous Equipment shall be carried on the apparatus:

  • One (1) 6lb. flathead axe mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 6lb. pickhead axe mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 6' pike pole or plaster hook mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 8' or longer pike pole mounted in a bracket on the apparatus. 

  • Two (2) portable hand lights mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) dry chemical portable fire extinguisher with minimum 80-B:C rating mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 2-1/2 gallon or larger water extinguisher mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) SCBA for each seated position, but not fewer than four (4), stored in a container supplied by the SCBA manufacturer or mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) spare SCBA cylinder for each SCBA carried, stored in a specially designed storage space or mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) first aid kit.

  • Four (4) combination spanner wrenches mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • Two (2) hydrant wrenches mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 2.5" double female adaptor with NST threads, mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) 2.5" double male adaptor with NST threads, mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • One (1) rubber mallett, mounted in a bracket on the apparatus.

  • Two (2) salvage covers, each a minimum size of 12' x 14'.

  • Two (2) wheel chocks, mounted in readily accessible locations on the apparatus.

  • Five (5) Fluorescent Safety Vests Meeting ANSI Standards

  • Five (5) 28" Fluorescent Traffic Cones with Reflective Stripes

  • One (1) Automatic External Defibrillator ( AED )

  • Section 5.8.3.1&2 Additional adaptors and wye or gated appliances may be prefered or required, depending on customer preference.