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Mini-Pumper / Quick Attack Questions

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  • Mini-Pumper / Quick Attack Questions

    I'd like to apply for a Mini-Pumper/quick attack to replace an ageing 4x4 33 year old Pumper/Forestry (750 gal / 750 gpm).

    *I'm asking for the amount of $250,000, based off of research on numerous group purchasing sites.
    *I'm asking for a 400 gallon / 750 gpm / 15 Foam, 4 door commercial cab


    1. Within my narrative am I better off using the term Engine/Forestry or keeping it Engine.
    2. I've already tried 2 years to replace this Engine as an Engine and it never passed the computer. I think part of the issue was the averaged age of like type vehicles. In the Engine category right now I have Engine 2 (33 yrs) Engine 6 (13 yrs), average = 23. Am I better off replacing this under the mini pumper category or pumper category?

    All comments, and help with this project is appreciated. Thanks!

  • #2
    The average age of like type vehichle, that question alone can get you rejected. That's a high scoring question in the computer. Jeff
    If God be for us, who can be against us. Jesus said, I am the way the truth and the light.


    • #3
      Is 23 bad for the average? Any stats on average age of vehicles that get awarded?


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