KIMTEK Unveils new FIRELITE Compact Wildfire UTV Skid Unit
Water and foam solution for UTV side-by-sides requiring no additional transport capacity
Orleans, VT; April 2016—KIMTEK® Corporation has just introduced the FCW-206 FIRELITE® Compact Wildfire UTV Skid Unit, the latest addition to its popular line of wildland fire skid units designed exclusively for UTV side-by-side vehicles. New for 2016, the Firelite FCW-206 maintains a small footprint base, just 48" wide by 34" long, enabling it to fit easily into larger UTV side-by-side cargo boxes with the tailgate closed. Ideal for first response UTVs that require no additional storage room or patient transport capacity, the FCW-206 is an ultra-compact yet powerful quick attack slip on fire skid.
Durable, tested components
KIMTEK’s FCW-206 Compact unit comes equipped with the field-tested Darley® Davey 5.5 HP Honda® driven pump, Hannay® 4000 Series manual reel with booster hose, and an available 55 or 70 gallon tank. Perfect for rugged conditions, the FCW-206 is built on KIMTEK’s signature all-aluminum chassis, recognized in the industry for superior strength and durability. Available options include Scotty® Around-the-Pump foam system with five-gallon foam cell and electric rewind option for the Hannay reel.
More information about KIMTEK’s full line of MEDLITE and FIRELITE® Transport skid units is available at www.kimtekresearch.com.
About KIMTEK Corporation
KIMTEK is the largest producer and marketer of skid units specific to emergency service ATVs, UTVs, and compact pick-up trucks for public safety agencies in the US. KIMTEK’s slide-in FIRELITE® fire and rescue skid units and MEDLITE® medical skid units are now in service in all fifty states, all branches of the U.S. Military, the U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service and numerous sporting complexes, and in Canada and several countries abroad. KIMTEK is an approved contractor for the General Services Agency (GSA) Advantage program. KIMTEK Transport skid units are made in the USA.
KIMTEK Corporation was founded in 1984 as a research and development company dedicated to advances in life safety technology in the fire sciences. For more information, please contact KIMTEK at 888-546-8358 or visit the company’s website at www.kimtekresearch.com.
KIMTEK, FIRELITE, and MEDLITE are registered trademarks of KIMTEK Corporation.
Darley Davey is a registered trademark of W.S. Darley & Company.
Hannay is a registered trademark of Hannay Reels.
Scotty is a registered trademark of Scotty Firefighter/Scott Plastics Ltd.
Honda is a registered trademark of American Honda Motor Company, Inc.