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Brandweer Antwerpen  MAN powder init
Fire Engine Photos
No: 154   Contributor: Marcel Sloover   Year: 2003   Manufacturer: MAN   Country: Belgium
Brandweer Antwerpen MAN powder init

In some accident you cannot use water to put out the fire. In that case you can use powder. This MAN 26.364, built by Rosenbauer, is a truck that carries that powder. In 2 tanks they transport 3000 kg of powder. With the monitor on top they can spread it over 80 metres. Also on the sideways they have pistols that can spread the powder over 20 metres.
Picture added on 22 August 2005
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Antwerp Fire Brigade, Belgium
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I like this truck a lot.The powder tank section is quite large for this truck.Anywher i like the turret mounted on the deck

Added by Bomba boy on 04 November 2006.
This is an interesting vehicle, I have never seen a truck that carries powder on such a large scale. It would be great to see some pics of it in use!

Added by Ben Turley on 04 November 2006.
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