1930 Mack BG Fire Engine




Chassis:  Mack

Body:     500 GPM Pumper

Model:   B Model

Type:     Type 50

Serial Number: 6BG-6S-1022


Engine:  6 cylinder Mack


Cubic Inch:

Horse Power:  80 HP

Ignition:  Dual - Dist / Mag


Transmission:  4 Speed


Top Speed: 45 MPH


Sold New:  Yosemite National Park


Acquired by OVV:  2005 from Farmer in Fresno


Condition:  Complete except the radiator.  Needs complete restoration.



This was one of Mackís smallest chassis which they used as a platform to build their 500 GPM pumper.  It was ideal for small communities or rural areas.  This engine was order with every option including dual side mound tires (not common on fire apparatus) and dual cowl lights.

-Originally sold to Yosemite National Park Service

-Farmer in Fresno bought in the 50ís for local parades