Marlborough Engine 3
By CHUCK LOWE, Correspondent | January 27, 2021 | MASSACHUSETTS
Story No. 012721106
Photo by Chuck LoweMarlborough Engine 3 then
Photo by Chuck LoweMarlborough Engine 3 now
Engine 3 in Marlborough once operated a 1988 Ford C 2-Door apparatus, retrofitted with "phone booth" style jump seats, by Emergency One. It carried 750-gallons of water and was equipped with a 1250-GPM pump. The current Engine 3 is a custom built 2018 Pierce Impel with spacious jump seats. Like the predecessor it carries 750-gallons of water, but the pump is now electronic and rated to flow 1500-GPM. It hold 30-gallons of class A foam and 50-gallons of class B.
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