DELWP Fire G Wagon

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GrampiansMerc
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DELWP Fire G Wagon

Post by GrampiansMerc » Mon 11 Apr, 2016 12:54 pm

DELWP - Dept of Environment and other stuff, in Daylesford Victoria are trialing G wagons for light firefighters.

They have been having overloading and weight distribution issues with Landcruisers.

https://www.facebook.com/DELWPGrampians ... =3&theater

Not sure what that thing is over the roof....
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Re: DELWP Fire G Wagon

Post by 70499 » Mon 11 Apr, 2016 2:42 pm

GrampiansMerc wrote:
Not sure what that thing is over the roof....
Looks like roll over protection for the cab or anything else that falls from above
Brad.

1958 L319.

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Re: DELWP Fire G Wagon

Post by Ivanerrol » Mon 11 Apr, 2016 9:28 pm

It also might swivel upwards and become an illuminated arrow or information sign.
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