Engine 85


Status: Reserve engine company
Previous designations: Engine 2, Engine 4, and Engine 724
Maintenance designation: Engine 85

Built and delivered in 1985 by Pierce Manufacturing (Appleton, WI) through their dealer, Fred Zimmerman of Bendlin Fire Apparatus Equipment (WI).

Years of Service: 1985 - 2010

Cab & Chassis
  • Pierce Arrow
  • Detroit Diesel engine
  • Allison automatic transmission
  • Seating for six, SCBAs in three seats
Body & Pump
  • Galvaneal steel body
  • Full height compartments, driver side
  • Half height compartments, officer side
  • Aluminum hosebed covers
  • Waterous 1500gpm pump
  • Font intake
  • 750 gal water tank
Other Features
  • Preconnected lines:
  • Crosslay 1: 100' of 1¾" hose
  • Crosslay 2: 200' of 1¾" hose
  • Crosslay 3: 200' of 1¾" hose
  • Rear preconnect 1: 200' of 2½" hose
  • Rear preconnect 1: 150' of 3" hose
  • 2000' of 4" large diameter supply hose
  • 650' of spare 2½" hose
  • Two 10' sections of 6" hard suction hose with Ken-Mar low suction strainer
  • 24' extension, 14' roof & 10' attic ladders
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