1950 Maxim Fire Engine
1950 Maxim Fire Engine last saw service in Yarmouth, MA in 1993. Under 18,000 actual miles. I am the third owner with Yarmouth FD being the first. Vehicle is in NW Indiana.
Will sell with all documentation since my purchase in 2012. Will also provide all spare parts I have. I have not run the pump so I do not know the status of same. Some of the work completed: New brakes, all new tires, new starter, new magneto and spark plug wires, new fuel pump, fuel tank has been cleaned and sealed and the outside painted with Rustoleum, new clutch, new cab spot lights, new turn signals, rewired much of the under dash with new wiring for spotlights, red lights and siren, added electric horns and battery switch. Electrical system is 12 volt positive ground. Most dash switches are new. Drive engine is a Hercules straight 6.
Equipment included: Hand crank for engine, fire axe, roof ladder, extension ladder, 20# antique fire extinguisher, 10# brand new extinguisher for safety requirements, full hose load of 2 ½. With hydrant wrench, pry bar, hard suction (2), suction strainer, 2 ½ inch combination nozzle, heavy duty aluminum wheel chocks, 5 gallon safety gasoline can.
Parts include 2 Federal beacons for back of engine, terminal strips for rear compartments, 3 point seat belt for driver’s seat, tire black for tire dressing, spools of automotive wire and miscellaneous connectors.
Asking $10,000. Only serious buyers please contact:
Lowell Black Email or 219.763.7915