Tower 23 is a 2009 Pierce Arrow XT stationed at “THE BIG HOUSE” with engine 13 and rescue 33. Responding to all AFA’s in district 1, 2, and 3, Tower 23 is the busiest rig in the Legopoli fleet. Along with AFA’s tower 23 is first due to all fires in district 1, 2, and 3. Tower 23 is equipped with 100’ steel ladder, a 2000 GPM pump, a 300 gallon tank, dual TFT platform monitors with 1 set up as a straight to fog stream nozzle the second as a smooth bore. Along with a stokes basket, Holmatro Combination tool, scene lights, Harrison generator, ALS equipment and all the tools needed as a truck company.
A view of the front of tower 23.
A view of the front half of the officer’s side.
A view of the rear half of the officer’s side.
Engineer’s side of tower 23. First the engineer’s compartment with fittings and tools. The large compartment with ABC extinguisher, water can, tool box, and a street broom. The next compartment stores flashlights. The last compartment not opened stores the stokes basket and 2 backboards.
The rear of tower 23, with a roll up door, for ground ladders, roof ladders, an attic ladder, closet hooks and pike poles.
The officer’s side. Multiple axes in the first. The second has the Scott SCBA equipment and a set of irons. The third storing the saws and the fourth, not open, is the other side of the stokes basket and the backboards.
A view of the platform, controls, and ladder of tower 23.