Posts Tagged Alexis Fire Apparatus

New Engine for Prospect Heights (more)

Updated drawings plus photos of the Spartan chassis for the new Prospect Heights FPD engine – delivery is expected in October

drawing of Alexis fire engine being built for the Prospect Heights FPD on a Spartan chassis

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drawing of Alexis fire engine being built for the Prospect Heights FPD on a Spartan chassis

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new Spartan Metro Star chassis for the Prospect Heights FPD

Alexis Fire Apparatus photo

new Spartan Metro Star chassis for the Prospect Heights FPD

Alexis Fire Apparatus photo

 

thanks Chief Smith

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New Engine for Prospect Heights

Basic specifications and drawings for the new engine for Prospect Heights:

  • Spartan Metro Star chassis
  • Cummins L9 450HP motor with Allison transmission
  • Front GAWR 21,500 and rear GAWR 32,500
  • Waterous 1500-GPM single-stage pump with pressure governor
  • 750-gallon water tank
  • Around-the-pump foam system with 60-gallon tank
  • No light tower or generator – all Fire Tec LED scene lights
  • All stainless steel body (lighter and cheaper than aluminum per Alexis)
  • Clean cab design – no SCBA seats. All SCBA and PPE stored in compartment immediately behind cab
  • Only in-cab storage is EMS gear
  • Front bumper mounted master stream, preconnect and extrication tools
  • Main hose bed to carry 2,000 feet X 5-inch
  • Pullout hose bed to carry 800 feet X 3-inch

Chassis delivery in February

Final delivery in late spring/early summer (more accurate date once chassis arrived)

drawing of new Alexis fire engine for the Prospect Heights FDP in Illinois

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drawing of new Alexis fire engine for the Prospect Heights FDP in Illinois

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New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD (more)

Photos from Zach Cox of the new tanker for Pingree Grove FPD

Tender 1223 – 2019 Kenworth/Alexis 500-GPM Waterous pump, 3,000 gallons of water
Kenworth/Alexis 3,000-gallon water tender

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New rescue for Homer FPD

Alexis is building a small rescue unit for the Homer FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment building a rescue truck for the Homer FP

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Alexis Fire Equipment building a rescue truck for the Homer FP

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Alexis Fire Equipment building a rescue truck for the Homer FP

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Alexis Fire Equipment building a rescue truck for the Homer FP

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New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD (more)

New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD from the Eby Graphics Facebook page:

Kenworth/Alexis Tanker 1223 for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

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Kenworth/Alexis Tanker 1223 for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

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New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD (more)

Completion photos of the tanker being built by Alexis for the Pingree Grove FPD

3000 GALLON ELLIPTICAL TANKER #2353

PINGREE GROVE & COUNTRYSIDE FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT – ELGIN, IL

2019
MAKE: Alexis Fire Equipment
MODEL: Tanker
CHASSIS: Commercial
BODY STYLE: Tanker
PUMP SIZE: 500
TANK SIZE: 3000
   
   
new tanker for the Pingree Grove and Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

rear of new stainless steel elliptical  tanker fire truck

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

new stainless steel elliptical  tanker fire truck

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

new tanker for the Pingree Grove and Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

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New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD (more)

Updated production photos of the tanker being built by Alexis for the Pingree Grove FPD

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

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New engine for Carol Stream (more)

From the Alexis Fire Equipment website:

CUSTOM SIDE CONTROL PUMPER #2346

CAROL STREAM FIRE PROTECTION DISTRICT – CAROL STREAM, ILLINOIS

2018 Spartan /Alexis 1500/750
Carol Stream FPD Squad 27

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fire engine front bumper compartment

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rear of new fire engine

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new fire engine compartments

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Carol Stream FPD Squad 27

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New engine for Carol Stream (more)

This from John Tulipano:

New Carol Stream Squad 27 arrived Wednesday from Alexis. Its a 2018 Spartan Alexis 1500/500 Alexis number 2346

Carol Stream FD Squad 27

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delivery photo of new fire engine for Carl Stream FD

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Carol Stream FD Squad 27 new and old

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New tanker for Pingree Grove FPD (more)

Updated production photos of the tanker being built by Alexis for the Pingree Grove FPD

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

Alexis Fire Equipment photo

water tanker/tender being built for the Pingree Grove & Countryside FPD

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