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Photo of 1970 Dennis F45 ex Northern Territory FB
Fire Engine Photos
No: 4625   Contributor: Lou Cowan   Year: 1970   Manufacturer: Dennis   Country: Australia
Photo of 1970 Dennis F45 ex Northern Territory FB

Don't tell Mr Dennis, but look what they did to his truck! The tank was in the order of 3500 - 4000 litres, so little wonder the firies had to hit the siren and lights occasionally if they went into an intersection and couldn't pull up in time!
Picture added on 14 November 2007
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Yet another example of a fire service creating a threat to life and limb by overloading a chassis which was never designed to carry the kind of load it ended up having to cope with.

This kind of stupidity not only affects braking, but also damages power train, steering and suspension components and tires, just asking for premature and possibly sudden failures - which can be just as dangerous.

Added by Rob Johnson on 08 June 2018.
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