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RIO PUMP

RIO PUMP

Rebuilding the pump for our 1923 REO Speedwagon The pump is completely apart and going into our sandblast cabinet.Volunteer Brennan Villegas working hard.  [dsm_text_divider _builder_version="4.17.3" _module_preset="default" header="We send a BIG Thank You to our...

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JOHNNY AT THE SCENE

JOHNNY AT THE SCENE

"Los Angeles County Fire Museum News": During the filming of  Into the Unknown, the Paramedics’ Journey in The  Shop at the Museum, there was a car crash right outside the door.  Johnny Gage was dispatched to the scene to make sure all were safe. There were no...

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FILMING DAY

FILMING DAY

The Shop at The Los Angeles County Fire Museum was used as a staging platform for parts of the upcoming film Into the Unknown, the Paramedics' Journey.  Randy and Kevin were on site in early May or the filming. Keep checking in, we will be sharing more photos from...

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AMBULANCE SIGNING

AMBULANCE SIGNING

Look who came by The Shop... Kevin Tighe and Randolph Mantooth signed the glove compartment of the newly restored Chevy Suburban Ambulance from the TV show EMERGENCY!"[dsm_text_divider header="THANK YOU PARTNERS" admin_label="THANK YOU PARTNERS"...

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MODEL T CHIEF’S CAR

MODEL T CHIEF’S CAR

Exciting News The Los Angeles County Fire Museum Shop crew is excited that Model T Experts Jeff and Greg were able to rebuild the complete running gear on this cool “Chiefs Car” that was donated many years ago by Chief Jim Turner. Museum Board Member, and Restoration...

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The Shop Getting It Done

The Shop Getting It Done

The work is getting done with POWERBUILT Tools. POWERBUILT donated a shop size set of tools. We could not get the work done with out them. Thank you POWERBUILT!

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April Workday Wednesday

April Workday Wednesday

4/6/22Another successful“Workday Wednesday”This is most of the crew that restore and maintain the vintage pieces that are on display and that will be on display in the future. We have retired firefighters, current firefighters , retired mechanics and future...

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REO Restoration

REO Restoration

Directors Danny Dingillo and Rick Klemundt are holding photos of 1920's era REO Speedwagons as they stand next to our 1924 model's chassis. The photos were retouched by our media specialist and enlarged so we can use them as we restore our rig in preparation of the...

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THE SHOP

THE SHOP

Los Angeles County VP Joe Woyjeck lying on the top of the pump working on Engine 51 (Ward La France)

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The Shop

The Shop

Greg Griffin putting in a piston on our Model T's engine. This is going to run GREAT when we get finished.  

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