The Long, Long Trailer

Cavette, Chris
January 2006
Fire Chief;Jan2006, Vol. 50 Issue 1, p74
Trade Publication
The article discusses the advantages of a tillered aerial unit for fire fighters in the United States. The tillered aerials are maneuverable compared to straight-frame aerials. They have many compartment space with street-level access, allowing firefighters to easily grab ground ladders, tools and equipment without having to reach overhead or climb on the apparatus. Tillered aerials are also versatile because they have a properly sized pump, tank and hose capacity.


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