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01-02-2012, 07:57 PM
So, since it's winter and all, I figured it was time to make an updated video of my strobes on my 09 Caliber AKA snow removal vehicle.
150 lbs of salt
4 snow shovels of different sizes (for different uses)
Vehicle snow cleaner.
Serves it's purpose, small, pretty good in snow.
01-02-2012, 08:28 PM
Are those intended to be used while working?
I assume you've checked the legality of such lights in your area?
01-02-2012, 08:31 PM
And they're legal. In Ohio, Amber is 100% legal to use if you're on the side of the road, slow moving on a highway, or blocking traffic. Clear is the same way ONLY when it's with the amber.
After Feb, I'll be adding red ones to it, as I will be an EMT. I'll run all of them on calls. Then just amber and clear ones for business stuff.
01-03-2012, 02:59 PM
That looks great! I bet you could do some work installing such lights too if you wanted some extra money.
How about a P.A. next? :)
01-04-2012, 12:05 AM
In the coming months I'm going to put a Whelen Hands free siren.
That way, I can respond to station A LOT quicker. Nothing like an 18 year old running code through town. :D
01-04-2012, 02:47 PM
HAHAHHA and remember, no matter what the call is, you gotta run it code HAHAHHAHA
01-05-2012, 09:29 AM
Call for a kid falling and scraping a knee. 100MPH to get there. That crap's serious. :P
01-05-2012, 01:22 PM
how many leds per light and whats the watt output?
I have a rotating light but was looking for flashing grill lights. I dont want to get something underpowered.
01-05-2012, 06:07 PM
aaaahhhh to be 18 and a Hot Dog again.
Trust me the flashing lights and stuff wear off soon enough.
01-06-2012, 10:54 PM
That's in the windshield and the back glass.
that's in the grille. The ones in the grille, I used 3M auto tape to attach them, and that was a year ago. still holding good. They aren't too bright during the day, but you see them without having to look.
and about the EMS stuff, I start the 21st as a trainee. Woo!
01-09-2012, 12:34 PM
and about the EMS stuff, I start the 21st as a trainee.
Congratulations! Keep us posted on how it all goes.
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