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Een boek over Noord-Amerikaanse brandweerwagens? Ontdek hier boeken over de historie, techniek en voertuigen van Amerikaanse en Canadese fabrikanten (3/3).

Pirsch Fire Apparatus 1890-1991 - Photo Archive

The first book published exclusively on fire trucks produced by the Pirsch company of Kenosha, Wisconsin. Best known for the invention of the world's first all-powered aerial ladder, the Pirsch company also produced a variety of fire trucks.
From hand-drawn ladder wagons in the 1800s to modern diesel-powered pumpers and aerial ladders, the factory produced thousands of trucks for fire departments, military and private fire brigades all over the world.

Contained in this book are photos of some of Pirsch's unique apparatus, including a pumper built to travel on railroad tracks and a huge smoke ejector built on a custom-built chassis. Factory photos show the different types of fire equipment and trucks produced on both custom and commercial chassis.

Auteur:Roger E. Bjorge, Ronald P. Doerring
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 1 cm, softcover
Illustraties:121 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2002)
EAN:9781583880821
Boek: Pirsch Fire Apparatus 1890-1991 - Photo Archive

Pirsch Fire Apparatus 1890-1991

Taal: Engels

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Saulsbury Fire Rescue Apparatus 1956–2003 - Photo Archive

Known in the fire apparatus industry for innovation and high-quality craftsmanship, Saulsbury Fire and Rescue Apparatus is a true American success story. Founded in 1948 as a small, local builder of apparatus, the family-owned business began to grow during the 1960s and 1970s as more and more area departments began ordering their new apparatus from the company due to the superior craftsmanship and attention to customer requirements.

Over its 54+ year history, the company built numerous unusual and interesting trucks, most of which are included in this book. High-quality photos and informative captions illustrate Saulsbury's unique and interesting designs.

Auteur:Joel L. Gebet
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 1 cm, softcover
Illustraties:137 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2003)
EAN:9781583881064
Boek: Saulsbury Fire Rescue Apparatus 1956–2003 - Photo Archive

Saulsbury Fire Rescue Apparatus 1956–2003

Taal: Engels

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Classic Seagrave 1935-1951 - Photo Archive

Fire apparatus aficionados Walt McCall and Matt Lee have assembled these beautiful photographs to illustrate the wide range of body designs used on the classic Seagrave chassis. See all kinds of classic Seagraves, ranging from wide-open doorless cab models with sporty one-piece fold-down windshields, to radically streamlined completely enclosed Safety Sedan bodies.
This design was utilized for virtually every type of fire apparatus - pumping engines, aerial ladder trucks of both the straight frame and articulated tractor trailer type, city service ladder trucks, quadruple and quintuple combinations, and special units like rescue squad trucks and hose trucks.

The classic Seagrave is timeless. Its distinctive waterfall grille is widely regarded as a high mark in the 20th Century American fire engine builder's unique art. If you're a fire apparatus enthusiast, you'll want to add this book to your collection.

Auteur:Walt McCall, Matt Lee
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 1 cm, softcover
Illustraties:144 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2000)
EAN:9781583880340
Boek: Classic Seagrave 1935-1951 - Photo Archive

Classic Seagrave 1935-1951

Taal: Engels

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Pierre Thibault Ltd. Fire Apparatus 1918-1990 - Photo Archive

Pierre Thibault Ltd. was Canada's largest and best known manufacturer of fire engines. Throughout its history, Thibault built every type of fire apparatus imaginable - engines, ladders, platforms, rescues, and specialized units on both commercial and its own line of custom cabs and chassis. Hand-picked photos, with detailed captions, create a magnificent photo history of Thibault's fire apparatus that will appeal to all fire apparatus enthusiasts.

Auteur:Joel L. Gebet, Juergen Kiefer
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 0.9 cm, softcover
Illustraties:125 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2002)
EAN:9781583880746
Boek: Pierre Thibault Ltd. Fire Apparatus 1918-1990 - Photo Archive

Pierre Thibault Ltd. Fire Apparatus 1918-1990

Taal: Engels

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TASC Fire Apparatus 1946-1985 - Photo Archive

TASC (Trautwein And Sons Co.) made interesting use of sheet metal and graceful lines to produce some of the most stylish fire apparatus rigs. Now, take a photographic look at this small, New Jersey manufacturer of classic fire apparatus.

Photos depict the variety of chassis that were utilized by this builder. They show a progression from the mid-1940s through 1985 and from small commercial chassis to the final few custom units.
Today, many of the earlier units exist as parade pieces while some of the later rigs remain in service with various fire companies. Every fire apparatus buff will enjoy looking at these elegant rigs.

Auteur:Scott Mattson
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 0.9 cm, softcover
Illustraties:124 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2002)
EAN:9781583880654
Boek: TASC Fire Apparatus 1946-1985 - Photo Archive

TASC Fire Apparatus 1946-1985

Taal: Engels

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Van Pelt Fire Apparatus 1925-1987 - Photo Archive

Van Pelt was the west coast fire apparatus builder that was in business the longest, from 1925-1987 and became the largest builder of fire apparatus west of the Rocky Mountains.
Van Pelt built all types including pumpers, water tenders (tankers), aerials, elevating platforms, brush engines, and more. See them all in highly detailed black and white photographs. Fire buffs will appreciate the in-depth coverage of this interesting company.

Auteur:Chuck Madderom
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 1.1 cm, softcover
Illustraties:145 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2005)
EAN:9781583881439
Boek: Van Pelt Fire Apparatus 1925-1987 - Photo Archive

Van Pelt Fire Apparatus 1925-1987

Taal: Engels

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Young Fire Equipment 1932-1991 - Photo Archive

This is the first and only book on Young Fire Equipment, a previously unpublished area. Throughout its 60-year history, Young was in the forefront of fire apparatus innovation.
Both the fire service and fire apparatus historians have always recognized Young as a leader in design style and uniqueness. The company even produced three full-custom designs that were unique to the Young name.

Auteur:Leo E. Duliba, Tom W. Shand
Uitvoering:128 blz, 21.5 x 26 x 1 cm, softcover
Illustraties:127 z/w foto's
Uitgever:Iconografix (USA, 2000)
EAN:9781583880159
Boek: Young Fire Equipment 1932-1991 - Photo Archive

Young Fire Equipment 1932-1991

Taal: Engels

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Laatste update:13-07-2024