"We have an old Laramie/Ferrara 3500, two seater, with 250 gallons, foam, front sweeps. It's turning 26 years old this month and we are looking for a new brush rig. New rig would be something like a 550/5500 diesel 4x4 crew cab 179 or so…"
Our department is looking to get a new brush rig for around $125-130k. We are at high altitude, in mountains, and have rough roads. If you can call them roads in some places. On the other hand, we have a very low call volume and don't put many miles on a rig per year.Bay door is only 8'6" tall, so that limits us to a pretty standard sort of rig, and not any of the mega super-lifted monster brush rigs. Looking for a diesel engine 5500/550 4x4 crew cab, 400 gallons water, class A foam, hose reel,…See More