Welcome to our blog!

Check back often to read about the latest news.

October 26, 2016

Due to the nature of our wheeled collections, repairing these vehicles is not as simple as going to the local auto parts store. While radiator hoses, fuel lines, and brake fluid are simple enough to find, buying a replacement valve spring for a 1935 Stutz (Engine 3...

February 4, 2016

The Repair Shop, a valuable asset of any fire department, has been a mainstay in many cities for more than a century. Often, the duties of “the Shop” have been replaced by a city garage, or in some cases contracted out to private companies. Whereas the Shop worked...

January 4, 2016

What has six 1500 watt searchlights mounted on its roof, over 300 feet of extension cords, 12 outlets, 5 roll up doors, more than ten handheld spotlights, and two engines? A Floodlight Wagon! Built on a commercial Mack chassis, FL-1 served the Baltimore City Fire D...

Please reload

Featured Posts

Getting ready for our Five Alarm Party!

October 24, 2018

1/5
Please reload

Recent Posts

June 19, 2017