3000L, 2WD General Purpose Appliance
A 32 appliance (pronounced as 'three - two appliance') carries approximately 3000 litres of water and is a two wheel drive vehicle.
The last 32 appliance in the CFS fleet was decommissioned in March 2010 from the Brinkworth brigade.
A 32 appliance was suitable for flat or undulating terrain conditions and suitable for combating grass, scrub and bushfires. A 32 appliance also had a use in urban environments, sometimes being fitted with larger capacity pumps as well as being used at hazardous materials spills and Road Crashes
All 32 appliances carried a basic set of firefighting equipment, which may have included:
Other equipment carried on a 32 appliance, depending upon individual brigade requirements, may have included:
Please Note: The above information is provided as an example of a typical appliance of this type. Actual equipment and configuration of appliances may vary to suit requirements of the station to which it belongs.