Tanker 5541

A Type 3 Tanker*, and twin of Tanker 5542.

VIN:  44KVT448X4W 720428

Mechanical

  • 2004 HME VT100 chassis, delivered April 2005
  • Body by U.S. Tanker
  • Cummins ISM 450 HP diesel engine
  • Alllison automatic transmission
  • Electromagnetic driveline retarder
  • 4-wheel drive
  • Insta-chains

Fire Attack

  • PTO-driven 500 gpm Darley single-stage water pump
  • 2,000 gallon water tank
  • 9" right- left- and rear-discharge quick dumps
  • Additional Equipment
  • Miscellaneous hose fittings

 

* NWCG Type 3 Firefighting Water Tenders or Tankers” have at minimum a 1000 gallon tank capacity and a 200 gallon per minute pump capacity