Thorofare Vol Fire Co Apparatus
Pierce Saber - 1998
"The Hulk" is a 1500 G.P.M Engine Pumper with a •750 Gallon water tank and a mid mounted pump panel. The engine holds up to five pack men and a driver. This is our primary apparatus for buildings and dwellings.
Grumman/Simon Duplex Fire Cat - 1991
"The War Wagon" is a 1750 G.P.M Rescue Engine Pumper with a 750 gallon water tank with rear mounted pump and a five man cab. This apparatus is first due to motor vehicle accidents and carries appropriate amounts of oil dry, cribbing and a portable hydraulic pump for extrication tools.
Seagrave International - 2007
612 is a 1500 G.P.M Engine Pumper with a 500 gallon water tank and a mid mounted pump panel. This unit is AWD making it capable of getting off road, and hard to get to spots. 612 is the first due apparatus to all trash, brush and wildland fires as well as wires and trees down.
Ford F-350 - 2004
617 is used to transport extra manpower and supplies to and from calls and extra duty assignments. This Utility also has the ability to tow our marine unit. 617 is a 5 man super crew cab.
A 16 foot flat bottom with a 75 horse power mercury outboard motor. This marine unit is utilized in the main of waterways such as the Delaware River in search and recovery efforts. The flat bottom is an essential tool in the narrow passageways of the main creeks the stretch off the Delaware River.
Zodiac - 2011
In 2012 Thorofare purchased this 9ft inflatable Zodiac row boat for the purpose of the narrow waterways in which the flat bottom boat has no access. This boat will hold two members to conduct search and rescue of these narrow waterways. The zodiac has been outfitted with a 25 horse power out board motor.
GMC - 1970
A 1970 GMC, Broadman 750gpm pump was taken out of service and replaced in 1981 by the current 613.The '70 was purchased by Firefighter Ched Baker and currently still owned by him.
Ward- Lafrance - 1976
1976 Ward-LaFrance replaced in 1996 by the current 614. In 2012, the owner of the Ward-LaFrance passed away and the owners spouse attempted to return 614 and other pieces of apparatus to their original companies. Thorofare received the '76 Ward-LaFrance at the cost of a tow truck in 2012. 614 is currently stored in the "pole barn."
GMC Pierce MIDI Pumper - 1982
This piece of apparatus was replaced by the current 612 (Seagrave International) in 2007. This apparatus was sold at auction by the Township of West Deptford.
Dodge Power Wagon - 1965
617 is a 1965 Dodge Power Wagon, which was originally donated by Huntsman. Members of Thorofare Volunteer Fire Company came together and worked to install tools, warning lights and sirens. The '65 Power Wagon was later sold. In 2012, the owner of the power wagon passed away and the owners spouse attempted to return 617 and other pieces of apparatus to their original companies. Thorofare received the '65 Power Wagon at the cost of a tow truck in 2012, was then later sold by 2013.