EF-178

Ef 178

©Bill Friedrich

1970 Seagrave 100’ rear mount aerial


Truck Co. 11 (4/24/1970 - 7/28/1970)

Truck Co. 11 (1/24/1971 - 10/15/1982)

Spare truck (10/15/1982 - 1990)

Truck 34 spare (11/23/1982 - 12/10/1982)

Truck Co. 24 (6/26/1991 - 12/1994)

Truck Co. 24 (1/1995 - 4/29/2000)

Delivered 3/13/1970; underwent warranty work during 1970; booster reels removed during 1970s; Truck 11 markings not removed until 1983; rebuilt by Seagrave in 1990-1991, where designation was changed to E-178 (as on all rebuilds); Truck 24 start date may have been 6/21/1991; white stripe added during 1994; was unit involved in 4/29/2000 wreck that killed CFD lieutenant L.C. Merrill; sold at auction 3/4/2006