Mk 5A

The Mk 5A was the first  appliance to use air-blown foam installed by Pyrene.


Thorneycroft Nubian 4 X 4


Rolls Royce B80 Petrol, 155 bhp @ 3,500 rpm.


Length - 21ft 0in/6.40m; Width - 7ft 6in/2.30m; Height - 10ft 0in/3.05m; WB - 12ft 0in/3.65m; G/C - 12in/300mm


Unladen - 9 tons 2 cwt

Water Tank Capacity

450 Gallons

Foam Liquid Tank Capacity

65 Gallons

Foam output (finished foam)

3920 Gallons per-minute through monitor and one side-line

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