Military Vehicle Photos
Erikoissammutusyksikkö SM 15
Erikoissammutusyksikkö SM 15, special fire engine used by Finnish military. Specially designed for combating fires in ammunition dumps or other explosive areas, built on Pasi armoured personnel carrier. Equipped with 8.5 meter long grip arm (capacity 100 kg) with a camera (12x zoom, both day/night use), halogen light and Rosenbauer RM8E water cannon. Self-protection water cannon Rosenbauer RM8E (1000 l/min/10 bar) with a range of 42 meters and 270 degree traverse. Impulse Fire Extinguishing System (IFEX) with 2 x 12 l/25 bar, range 60 meters, initial velocity 120 m/s. Inside the vehicle is a hydraulic water pump Esteri D-16/19 (1600 l/min/10 bar), 1500 l water tank, remote operating system and the controls for pump, water cannons and the grip arm. Attached to Finnish Navy Archipelago Sea Naval Command military fire department.
See also picture #7664
Picture added on 30 October 2011 at 07:33