Our standard profile is 5' high 8' wide. 251 gallons per foot. Our low profile is 4' high 8' wide. 195 gallons per foot. Upon request there are other size tanks that can be made.
The tank is constructed of 3/16" A 36 steel plate. The baffles are 3/16 gauge steel with 22" crawl holes, (off center.) Tank has a 1/4" "Z" sub-frame with cross members and end bolsters. Entire tank is welded inside and out.
Tank supports are constructed from 1/2 X 3 angle and are welded to the tank sub frame and bolted to the truck frame. We use 5/8 X 7 grade 8 bolts and a 4" 350lb coiled spring which allows 2" frame movement on all corners. There are 3 on each side, for a total of 6. We put 4 side shift supports-one on each corner. We use vulcanized permaslat runners that are welded to the tank sub-frame. Tanks can be ordered to meet forest service specs of 52 inches.
All plumbing is constructed from standard pipe, with weld-on fittings and grooved flex fittings. Designed for flexibility and quick removal. All plumbing has drained plugs at low points.
Water Loading Valves
Water loading valves are 1/4" turn butterfly. They are all labeled for easy operation. We put 8" X 4" tank to pump sump line, included is a steel screen inside tank inlet.
Aluminum 4X3 centrifugal. Rated at 1000 gpm. up to 130 psi. grooved ends. Mechanical seal. Stainless steel shaft. Oil lubricated bearings. (Other pumps are available at additional cost.) Pump is powered by Air Shift PTO, and a Spicer Drive line.
Spray Control Valves
Front Spray bar has 2 -3" adjustable air spray valves. Groove mounted for any position. It comes complete with Splash Heads and Street Flusher Nozzle attachments. Rear spray bar has 2 - 3" adjustable air spray valves.
Steel surface is sanded. Metal conditioner is applied. Two coats of primer, and two coats of acrylic enamel paint.
Steel console will be mounted between the seats, with stainless steel facing. All control switches are labeled.
Rear Inlet for Hydrant Filling
Hydrant filler will be a 2 1/2" above tank anti-siphon filler pipe showing at least 6" of air before entering top of tank. Complete with Cam-lock fittings and 18' of 2 1/2" fire hose.
Complete with coated fenders and flaps. All dot lighting. Necessary parts and warranty books for pump, PTO, or Auxiliary Engine, etc. Will be furnished.
Deluxe System Options
Some of our most popular are Self-loading capabilities with a custom made self-priming reservoir inside of tank. It comes complete with a pair of 3" X 10' suction hose with a foot value, screen, and a quick connect cam-lock fitting. Storage tubes are fabricated in the fenders and house suction hose. (2) 3" air valves for side sprays. Located right and left between cab and tank with adjustable nozzle. Inside of tank is cleaned and coated with two part epoxy coating.
We will guaranty our Tanks for 3 years against leaks and breakage. All plumbing is guaranteed for 1 year. New brand name items will be covered by their respective warranties. All warranty work is done in our factory.