Dennis SS 239 (HCB ANGUS & JDC)

 A  SELECTION OF GEAR

Front of appliance hand held radios various maps roll board dragon light conspicuity coats 2 BCF extinguisher appliance info folder spotlight
Crew cab CABA sets 4 refreshment box BA control equipment guide line as above 4 troll safety belts 4 wolf lights spare cylinders
Nearside front locker chocks blocks & wedges signs and tripods 110v 1.5kw generator LPP tirfor winch and accessories EPCO gear strops and slings general purpose tool box
Nearside middle locker first aid equipment CP suits decon equipment 2 15 & 30 m lines  lowering line  floodlight tripod casualty protection sheet fire & woollen blanket stiff neck collar hazard warning lamp
Nearside rear locker incident control board FBU5X pick up tube stand pipe key and bars 2 hand controlled branches 2 various couplings dividing breech basket and strainer false spindles 2
Offside front locker 110v saw 110v lights and various cables 110v 1.5kw generator LPP various other tools, rakes, pitch fork, ceiling hook, axe & belts, hammers, saws, crow bar, shovels, bolt croppers, broom
Offside middle locker beaters 6 salvage sheets 4 NRA pack 70 & 45 mm hoses 11 hose bandages      
Offside rear locker chimney gear 70 & 45 mm hoses 7 flexi packs 2 buckets 2 foam pick up tube foam transfer tube stapled gloves  
Appliance roof 10.5 ladder triple extension ladder roof ladder suction hose 4 hose ramps 2      
Pump Locker collecting head short length hard suction wrenches hose tallies foam pick up tube petrol can blank cap  

 

GENERAL DATA

Engine    Cummins 8.3 litre turbo charged diesel

Gearbox    ZF Ecomat HP500. Fully automatic

Steering   steering box with integral power assistance

Cab & Cab tilt    The Dennis SS series cab is of steel and glass fibre construction.

The windscreen is a one piece laminated & all other windows are of safety glass
Brakes      are full air pressure system
Skid check    is fitted to provide anti-locking protection in emergency braking conditions
Power take off   integral PTO with the ZF gearbox
Cooling system   the engine has a pressurised, thermostatically controlled closed circuit cooling system
Tank capacities  -: fuel ;diesel is 125 litres:  water is 1600 litres:  AFFF is 200 litres
the water and foam tank are made of polyethylene and are fully baffled. the foam tank is fitted with a contents sight tube located on the nearside back of the appliance and the water tank is fitted with a contents gauge mounted on the pump gauge panel
Electrical   24 volt negative earth system. Vehicle charging is by engine mounted alternator.
Generators   there are 2haverhill portable 110V generators, one powered from the appliance, provides the supply for the mast lights (1500w) and 2x socket outlets located on the nearside of the appliance.
The other   a 1.5KW  110V portable generator is supplied with the vehicle, is to be used for portable tools and lighting
Air Starter   has an Ingersoll rand air starter fitted, the dedicated air reservoir is charged from the vehicle air system through a multi-circuit protection valve
Amendola roof monitor  electrically operated, controls are in the pump locker. horizontal capabilities of 345 degrees and vertical travel of 135 degrees. operating at 6 bars it will have a throw of 60 metres (jet) a narrow fog 40 metres and a wide fog 23 metres.
Fire Pump   Godiva GMA, output of 5300 lmp 4 x 70 mm female outlets. a separate fixed supply to the roof monitor. the pump can be used for high volume low pressure output (deliveries) or for low volume high pressure output (hose reels), or both simultaneously. AFFF and round the pump foam capabilities are also available. Priming the pump is achieved automatically by means of a trinity water ring primer.