According to Stuart Marshman, the The Fire Chief is a good investment he has made. The pump is used for a wide range of on farm duties that include spot fire fighting, high pressure water transfer and machinery wash-down. The Marshman family run a 12 thousand acre grazing property at Dungowan in the NSW New England region.
The Marshman’s have operated Aussie Fire Chief pumps for over 10 years with good results. The Chief Fire Chief has never let down, it self primes fast, first time every time and Marshman likes the big performance and the ruggered components which means virtually no service costs.
The Fire Chief produces an amazing 75 metres head performance, that’s in excess of 100 psi. The Fire Chief ‘s maximum flow is 450 litres per minute. The best news for farmers and fire fighters is the fact that it will deliver an amazing 200 litres a minute at 60 metres head.
The The Fire Chief provides great features not found on other pumps including a bolt on suction port that allows easy access to the check valve and a huge big belly body that provides great performance. The pumps impeller is 7 inches in diameter and weighs two and a half times more than some competitors. The Fire Chief that extra metal on the impeller that provides long trouble free service life and great performance.
The pumps come on a heavy duty steel skids with anti-vibration mounts and, offer, as standard equipment, a convenient centre mounted handle for ease of movement.
The Aussie Fire Chief is the choice of many government departments and provides real reliability and performance for the man on the land. The Fire Chief can be powered by either Honda petrol engine or Yanmar diesel drive.