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Montreal Fire Dept Engine 216, Thibault pumper
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No: 5177   Contributor: Pete Matten   Year: 1985   Manufacturer: Other   Country: Canada
Montreal Fire Dept Engine 216, Thibault pumper

Montreal Fire Dept Engine 216,a 1980's Thibault heavy duty pumper with a 1050gpm pump discharging 5 hoselines at a 5th Alarm fire in the centre of City of Montreal.Thibault is a fire engine manufacturer in Quebec,Canada.....
Picture added on 23 December 2007
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These are some wonderful pictures from Montreal! On the appliance shown above where is the pump inlet eye? Could some of those lines be the feed from a hydrant?

Added by Barry on 24 December 2007.
Barry, I'm sending in another photo of this 5th Alarm fire, and it should answer your questions.This side of the apparatus though is the delivery side and shows 5 lines working.The other photo shows the ladder side of the apparatus(Engine 303)with the inlet connections.

Added by Pete Matten on 24 December 2007.
Oh man, that is c-c-cold!

Note the jacket or tarp thrown over the leaking coupling by the Pump Panel, to keep the spraying water from icing everything up solid.

For Pavel; mid-engined, with the "Grannie Seat", facing backward, behind the driver.

Great photo of a sub-zero Fire Scene.

Regards,
Pat_R-B

Added by Pat Rivers-Bowerman on 12 July 2008.
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