Daimler motorized fire-fighting pump.

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  • Daimler motorized fire-fighting pump.

    This fire-fighting pump was one of the first of its kind with a gasoline engine. While it was still drawn by horses, its water pump was driven by a seven-horsepower (5.1 kW) two-cylinder engine. To generate its pump output of 80 gallons per minute by means of manpower, 32 firemen had previously been required.

    • Cylinders 2
    • Displacement 186 cu in
    • Output 7 hp (5.1 kW)
    • at engine speed 540/min
    • Pump output 80 gal/min

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