Pinzgauer

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Pinzgauer

The Pinzgauer consists of a pump and some of the equipment normally found on a fire engine, but on a chassis that enables it to go off road. The vehaicle has a tank that holds 900 litres of water, and is capable of pumping 560lpm. Normally crewed by two firefighters.

  • 6 x 6
  • 600 litres (158.5 gallons) of water
  • Lightweight portable pump
  • Demountable winch which can be hooked onto the front or back of the vehicle
  • Ability to wade through 1m of water
  • Fogging Pump. A very high pressure pump used for hedge and grass fires
  • Very economical on water usage
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Pinzgauer attends an incident with a hot air balloon
Pinzgauer attends a fire on Haughmond Hill

Pinzgauer attends a fire on Haughmond Hill

Pinzgauer attends a fire on Haughmond Hill

Pinzgauer attends a fire on Haughmond Hill