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Wildland Apparatus Manufacturers Show Array of Pumpers, UTVs, Trailer-Mounted Pumping Systems

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

BFX Fire Apparatus built this Type 6 wildland engine for the United States Forest Service USFS) on a Dodge 5500 4x4 chassis and crew cab with a copolymer composite body, and two Hannay booster reels. (All photos by Alan M. Petrillo.)

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

The BFX-built Type 6 for the USFS has a WATERAX BB-4 pump powered by a Kubota D902 24.8-horsepower diesel engine, a 300-gallon water tank, a 12-gallon foam tank, and a Darley Fast Foam 150 foam system.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

The Mesa County (CO) Sheriff's Office had BFX Fire Apparatus build this Type 6 wildland pumper on a Ford F550- Super Duty 4x4 chassis and crew cab with a copolymer body, and one Hannay booster reel.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

The pump on the Mesa County Type 6 is a WATERAX DD-4 powered by a Kubota D902 24.8-hp diesel engine. The rig has a 300-gallon water tank, a 14-gallon foam tank, and a Darley Fast Foam 150 foam system.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

MTECH Inc. built this QTAC Model 85HP skid-mounted pumping system with a WATERAX VERSAX 6 high pressure pump, an 85-gallon water tank, a 5-gallon foam tank, and a Scotty Firefighter eductor foam system on a Honda Pioneer 1000 UTV (utility terrain vehicle.).

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

This Model EMS-R medical skid, built by MTECH and mounted on a trailer, has a padded, adjustable attendant seat, a copolymer rescue litter platform, a storage access area, and an oxygen compartment.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

Flash Fire & Safety constructed this 600T trailer wildland fire suppression unit carrying a gasoline-powered WATERAX Versa9 electric-start pump, a 360-gallon water tank, a 5-gallon foam cell, and a foam induction system.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

This hitch-pulled Wildland Fire Suppression Trailer, built by WASP Manufacturing Inc., carries a wide array of fire suppression tools and equipment.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

Inside the Wildland Fire Suppression Trailer are racks of single jacket hose, WATERAX and Wick portable pumps, chain saws, hand tools, and portable generators and sprinkler systems.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

Xcraft makes the X2 Pro unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) system, a four-rotor vertical takeoff and landing drone that has a 50-minute endurance and can carry electro-optical, multispectral, and infrared sensors.

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Wildland Fire Apparatus and Other Vehicles

The Shadow tethered drone made by Xcraft offers unlimited flight time, 360-degree streaming, and a mesh network radio.