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1942 Ahrens Fox HT # 3457
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No: 39074   Contributor: Phil Gilson   Year: 2015   Manufacturer: Ahrens-Fox   Country: United States of America
1942 Ahrens Fox HT # 3457

1942 Ahrens Fox model HT sn 3457 ex-Harrison NJ USA

From the Long Island NY Antique Fire Apparatus show June 14, 2015
Picture added on 18 September 2015 at 14:39
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This wonderful side shot showing the unique configuration of this beloved series of pumpers with their enormous front mounted piston pumps demonstrates just how near the rear axle the driver had to sit!

By all accounts the driver had to exercise extreme caution in intersections and had to have well developed arm and shoulder muscles to cope with all the weight on the front axle wen it came to making any tight turns too....

Added by Rob Johnson on 01 October 2018.
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