American LaFrance fire engine

Listing Number: 61056209 | New Kensington, PA US | New Kensington Fire Department 5 Seller's Other Auctions

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$3,333.00   Reserve Price Not Met
Bids: 2 Buyers Fee: 9.00%

Auction Details

Starting Bid: $2,000.00
Current Price: $3,333.00  
Buy Now Price $0.00
Reserve Price Not Met  
Buyer's Fee: 9.00%
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Item Description

For sale by the New Kensington Fire Department is a 1980 American LaFrance Century fire engine.  This engine was originally ordered and delivered to the Fire Department of the City of New York in 1980.  Its serial # is CE-7106.  It carried F.D.N.Y. shop # 8002.  It was the second pumper delivered in 1980 and served Engine Co. 61 in the Bronx.  In entered service on January 14, 1981.  It served at Engine 61 until May 8, 1989.  it was purchased by PA Fire Apparatus and received a total refurbishment in 1992 and sold to the Biglerville Truck & Hose Co. No. 6 of Adams County, PA.  The refurbishment included the following:

A rebulit American LaFrance 1,250 GPM twinflow pump with a Ross Relief Valve

1,000 gallon poly tank

Frame was stretched and an extended front bumper was added with a 1.5" trashline added.

Cab interior is padded leather.

Rebuilt 671 Detroit Diesel engine & a rebuilt Allison 740 automatic transmission.

(2) 2.5" discharges on each side of the pump.

(2) 6" intakes. One on each side of the pump

(2) 2.5" intakes.  One on each side of the pump

(2) 3" rear discharges

(1) 2.5" Rear valved dryfill

(1) 4" officer side discharge

(3) 1.75" crosslays over the pump

(1) 2.5" crosslay over the pump

All crosslays are capable of carrying 200' each.

Prepiped deck gun in the dunnage area above the pump.

Rear hose bed capable of holding:  1,200' of 5" supply line, 400' of 1.75" line, 200' of 2.5" line, 500' of 3" line.

Cab seats 6 firefighters, with 3 S.C.B.A seats with 2 additional S.C.B.A holders.

has a 24" Duo Safety extension ladder and a 14' Alco-Lite roof ladder.

Engine comes with 1,000' of 5" supply line and (2) 10" lite-weight suction tubes.

This engine was purchased by the City of New Kensington in January 2012 and served in frontline service, reserve status and currently is a spare.  Has been a spare since 2014.  

The Fire Department reserves the right to reject any and or all bids.


Additional information on this Auction

Will Item results be voted on No
Will you ship this item No. Pickup only.
In person item inspection information Please contact Ed Saliba to view this item at: 724-664-1144
Pickup Location Details New Kensington, PA
Does it start Yes
Is it drivable off the lot Yes
Is it currently inspected Yes
Miles 10,259
VIN CE-7106
Year 1980
Make American L:aFrance
Model Century

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"Can you advise the total length and height?"
- Asked by #21915987 11/13/2023 04:56 PM
From bumper to tailboard the overall length is 31' - 2". The overall height from the 500 Watt quartz lights to ground is 10' - 1". Wheel base is 192"
-Answered on 11/15/2023 08:43 AM
"When was this truck in the last fire ?"
- Asked by #61415403 12/29/2023 08:22 PM
It was used from December 2022 until June 12 of this year by our neighboring city.
-Answered on 12/30/2023 11:43 AM
"Does the truck have power steering? Does the truck need anything? Can I get in it and drive it out of there? Thanks "
- Asked by #55587671 02/08/2024 07:18 PM
This engine has power steering. Needs nothing. It is road worthy.
-Answered on 02/09/2024 09:40 AM

Item location This location is a general area based on the sellers zip code. It is not the specific address where the item is located.