King Street Volunteer Fire Department - 171 S. King St. - Danbury, CT  06811

Updated on February 6, 2012

- 2012 Statistics -

YTD: 46 Runs  (2/24)

 

- 2011 Statistics -

Total: 158 Runs

 

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Pumper 14

2007 International

Brush 14

2002 Ford F-550

Tanker 14

1998 International

Boat 14

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Our Apparatus

Our responding apparatus includes a Pumper, a Brush/Mini Attack, a Tanker, and a boat.

Pumper 14

Milk 14 Milk 14

Pumper/Tanker is a 2007 International built by 4 Guys. The tank is an elliptical stainless steel UPF lined which holds 1800 gallons. Along with the Hale 1000 gpm pump, this truck carries enough equipmemt to be classified as a Class A pumper. Purchased new for $142,000.

Brush Truck/Utility Truck 14

Brush 14 Brush 14

A 2002 Ford F-550 Brush truck built by S&S Fire Equipment. The pump is skid mounted in the rear of the unit and is gas operated. The tank holds 300 gallons of water and 17 gallons of Class A Foam Concentrate. The unit also has a 15000 pound front mounted winch, 300 feet of one inch hose on booster reel, 150 feet of one and three quarter inch attack hose and 200 feet of 3 inch supply hose. It responds primarily on brush fires, wires down, and pump outs. Purchased new for $109,000.

Tanker 14

Tanker 14 Tanker 14

Tanker 14 is a 1998 International built by the Gowans and Knight Corporation in Watertown, CT. It carries 2350 gallons of water, has a 500 gallon per minute pump, 1000 feet of 3 inch supply hose and 350 feet of one and three quarter inch attack hose. Various other equipment on the tanker includes a 35 foot extension ladder, SCBA, portable generator, and a thermal imaging camera. Purchased new for $181,000.

Boat 14

Boat 14

And the pride of our fleet.. 14ft aluminum flat bottom boat.

 

 

Past Apparatus

Below is a brief history of apparatus that is no longer with us.

92 Pierce Engine

Brush 14 Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1992 Pierce Custom Dash
  • Firebody Manfacturer : Pierce Manufacturing
  • Pump & Tank: 1250gpm / 1250gal
  • Inservice dates : 1992 thru 2008
  • Cost New : ?
  • Notes: 5Kw generator

86 Mack Engine

Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1986 Mack ?
  • Firebody Manfacturer : RSI
  • Pump & Tank: 1250gpm / 1250gal
  • Inservice dates : 1986 thru 2003
  • Cost New : ?
  • Notes: 6 bottle cascade system. 5kw generator. Best truck we ever owened.

74 Ford Tanker

Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1974 Ford ?
  • Firebody Manfacturer : Maxim
  • Pump & Tank: 500gpm / 2000 gal
  • Inservice dates : 1974 thru 1998
  • Cost New : ?
  • Notes:

65 Ford Engine

Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1965 Ford C-950
  • Firebody Manfacturer : Maxim
  • Pump & Tank: 1000gpm / 750gal
  • Inservice dates : 1965 thru 1992
  • Cost New : $20,000
  • Notes:

59 Ford Engine

Brush 14 Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1959 Ford C-850
  • Firebody Manfacturer : Maxim
  • Pump & Tank: 750gpm / 750gal
  • Inservice dates : 1959 thru 1986
  • Cost New : $14,900
  • Notes: First new turck purchased

51 Ford Tanker

Brush 14 Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1951 Ford
  • Firebody Manfacturer : ?
  • Pump & Tank: 250gpm / 600gal
  • Inservice dates : 1955 thru 1974
  • Cost : ?
  • Notes:

27 American LaFrance

Brush 14 Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1927 American LaFrance ?
  • Firebody Manfacturer : American LaFrance
  • Pump & Tank: ? gpm / ? gal
  • Inservice dates : 1952 thru 1955
  • Cost : Donated by Lake Carmel Fire Department
  • Notes:

41 GMC Engine

Brush 14 Brush 14
  • Year/Make/Model : 1941 GMC ?
  • Firebody Manfacturer : Gorham Fire Equipment
  • Pump & Tank: 500gpm / 400gal
  • Inservice dates : 1951 thru 1959
  • Cost : $6,600
  • Notes: WWII army surplus converted into a fire truck.

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