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Strathclyde Ranger
Fire Engine Photos
No: 23998   Contributor: Tommy Swindle   Year: 2010   Manufacturer: Ford   Country: United Kingdom
Strathclyde Ranger

Road Traffic Collision Education Unit SF05 UJH which is based at Paisley fire station is seen here at Barrhead station parked up for the weekend
Picture added on 06 July 2010 at 08:03
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Tommy why dose it have blue lights if its not an active appliance or is it a spare if and when required

Added by Scally on 06 July 2010.
Dont know scally,sometimes there seems to be a bit of confussion as to what has blues and twos and what dosen't

Added by Tommy Swindle on 06 July 2010.
It's a "tax dodge" basically, if it has blue and twos it can be classified as an operational fire appliance and as such it is exempt from road tax etc.

Added by Scots_Firey on 17 July 2010.
Im sure if a OSU/WRU goes off the run they can call this up as its basicly the same thing

Added by Steve Bonner on 18 July 2010.
Scots Firey,but all fire service vehicles operational or not are tax exempt like police and ambulance vehicles.

Added by Tommy Swindle on 19 July 2010.
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