CHAPTER 1. INTRODUCTION
Section I. General
This manual contains instructions for the operation and maintenance of fire fighting, mini-pumper model
AWW1037 through 1043 equipped with 250 GPM pump. Manufactured by Almont Welding Works, Inc. 4091
Van Dyke, Almont, Michigan 48003. Vendor code.
Apparatus components are described in this manual. Additional maintenance information referenced below must
be used in conjunction with this publication.
International service manual and parts manual
Hale fire pump manual CBP-4
ENGINE OPERATING PRECAUTIONS
Internal combustion gases are poisonous.
Visual inspection of exhaust systems for possible gas leaks should be performed at least once monthly.
Engine must not be operated within a completely enclosed area unless adequate means of extracting
exhaust fumes have been provided such as forced -air ducts, or a gas-tight muffler tail pipe extension
discharging into exhaust ducts or directly out-of-doors.
Section II. DESCRIPTION AND DATA
Almont Welding Works, Inc. model AWW 1037 through 1048 is a commercial type 4 x 4 International cab and
chassis powered by a 400 cubic inch V8 gasoline engine. The fire truck is equipped with a PTO driven 250 GPM
booster pump, 300 gallon booster tank and 30 gallon foam tank.