Products

A Powerhouse of a Pump…

…in a Portable Package At WATERAX, we have your back, and are committed to offering a full range of firefighting solutions, for any need. The extraordinarily light WATERAX MINI-STRIKER® series of portable pumps provide maximal portability and maneuverability by packing ...

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Passion and Perseverance

TrueNorth celebrates 25 years   “Looking back on the last 25 years of the joys and challenges associated with running a business, I was reminded of when I came up with the concept of our patented load-trapping pack design, which ...

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STIHL Recalls Chainsaws Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

The fuel line can leak, posing fire and burn hazards Recall Summary Name of Product: STIHL gas-powered chainsaws Hazard: The fuel line can leak, posing fire and burn hazards. Remedy: Repair Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled chainsaws and ...

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Ask for the Real McCoy

WHEN YOU’RE HERE, THERE’S NO ROOM FOR COMPROMISE. YOU CAN TRUST THE MARK-3® TO MOVE WATER Trusted in the wildland firefighting community for generations. When fires occur in remote locations such as wildland forests and mountainous regions, you need a ...

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Be Ready for Battle

Do you know your wildland hose? Extreme weather conditions. Difficult terrain. Low visibility. Fighting fires can be an extremely unpredictable and dangerous task. One thing is certain in this profession. The stakes are high, and the price of mistakes — ...

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Build Your Own Skid Unit!

The MINI-STRIKER® is available as a portable pump, a vehicle mount unit and now as a firefighting skid deck to build your own skid unit. Initial attacks and spot patrols on fires, especially rural, field, forest, and brush fires, as ...

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The Importance of Agility: Applying a History Lesson to Firefighting

The famous three hundred Spartans get all the credit for saving classical Greece from Persian conquest, but the real saviors of Greece were the sailors who bested a far larger Persian fleet at the Battle of Salamis. They did so ...

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WATERAX Pumps for Wildland Fire Apparatus

Fire agencies need versatile, rugged and portable equipment for wildland and wildland-urban interface (WUI) applications, to transport firefighters, hoses, pumps, fittings, water and other equipment. Due to the often remote nature of wildland fires, getting to the scene generally requires ...

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Preparing Your Home for Wildfire Season with the VERSAX Fire Pump

Fully equipped with professional grade equipment including a powerful self-priming 2-stage fire pump powered by a Honda engine. This home fire pump is simple to set up and operate, easy to maneuver, and offers superior performance. You can use this ...

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What Gear Should Wildland Firefighters Pack?

  Wildland firefighters need the strength to not only fight fires, but to take along everything they need for a day’s or more work in their backpacks. Depending on your particular job, the gear and equipment requirements will vary. The ...

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