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New Zealand Hino - LW9699
Fire Engine Photos
No: 30411   Contributor: David Miller   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: Hino   Country: New Zealand
New Zealand Hino - LW9699

This 1984 FF173 was built by Mills Tui & served the town of Rakaia. It is currently a relief appliance based at the Timaru station although it is likely to be disposed of shortly.
Picture added on 14 December 2011 at 15:48
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That safety rail? makes it look daggy, what a pity.

Added by Pav on 27 December 2011.
Was utilised for pump & roll "safety". It has since been removed - I will try find a photo of the appliance which has also been repainted & restriped.

Added by David Miller on 27 December 2011.
This appliance has now been released from the NZ Fire Service and may possibly have been transferred to a rural fire party in the Ashburton area in the South Island.

Added by David Miller on 26 September 2012.
It appears quite a practical looking truck, if a rural fire party received this machine they'd have to be fairly happy, ,

Added by Pavel on 27 September 2012.
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