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PVFA purchases thermal imager, gear rack, and equipment for brush truck, 2015

posted Oct 8, 2016, 12:59 PM by Brian Hawthorne

Over the past few years, the annual PVFA fund drive has raised funds for outfitting a new brush truck, updating a thermal imager, and many other important needs.

The brush truck is used for fighting wildland fires and for access to otherwise inaccessible places. PVFA purchased a new brush guard frame and winching system at a cost of $2600 to complete the outfitting of this piece of equipment.

https://sites.google.com/a/pvfa.org/pvfa/home/_draft_post/brushtruck.jpg

PVFA purchased a new Argus Mi Thermal Imaging Camera with extended warranty at a cost $9500, to replace the fire department's aging thermal imager.

https://sites.google.com/a/pvfa.org/pvfa/home/_draft_post/thermalimager.jpg

PVFA purchased a new gear storage facility that is now fully in use at a cost of $2700. This system allows gear to dry more quickly after a fire, helping to make the gear last longer.

https://sites.google.com/a/pvfa.org/pvfa/home/_draft_post/gearrack.jpg
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Brian Hawthorne,
Oct 8, 2016, 12:59 PM
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