Hale, Waterous, and Darley Pumps Available: This gives the department a choice when it comes to picking a pump that they are familiar with and prefer.
Up To 266 Cubic feet of Compartmentation: Gives you all the storage space that you need to customize the equipment locations to be as efficient as possible. Large full depth compartments 27” deep versus most at 25” to 26” deep add to the versatility of storage possibilities.
Aluminum Extruded Body: Strength and longevity are built into every Shield Series pumper body. At the heart of that is the 3/16” aluminum extruded frame to which 3/16” aluminum plate compartment interiors are fabricated and attached. The extruded body is stronger than a fabricated body and the 3/16” plate is thicker and stronger than the competitions 1/8” thick. The compartment walls feature smooth aluminum which highly reflects light and is maintenance free requiring no painting.
ROM Roll -Up Doors: Are standard on all Shield pumpers and have been proven across the industry, for many years, to withstand years or though working conditions. Due to Sutphen’s extruded body frame these doors seal better and feature a double gasket.
Heaviest rear body sub-structure in the industry: The foundation of the strength of the pumper. Spaced away polished extruded aluminum steel rub rails providing true rub rail protection – less corrosion at seams.
500 to 1000 Gallon Water Tank: Whether for City or Rural environments the Shield Series Pumpers offer water tank sizes to fit your needs.
Seating for up to 5: The C Series is available in a two door 3-person cab or a 4 door 5-person cab.
Air Bottle Storage: With configurations available for up to 7 air bottles to be carried and stored on the apparatus at all times. You can rest assured that your C-Series pumper will always have a ready supply of breathing air on board for even the most demanding calls.
Ladder Storage: Whether you want enclosed ladder storage, fixed ladder racks, hydraulic ladder racks, or electric ladder racks. The Shield Series of pumpers has an option for you. Additionally Sutphen provides as standard mounting for hard suction hoses.