RFFD Series

The RFFD series chassis is a front engine, single or two-man in-line cab design with aluminum tilt hood for engine access. This model delivers the rugged reliability of a custom-built chassis, designed for long-term dependable service. This chassis was designed to meet custom applications at the lowest price possible and comparable to a commercial vehicle. There are a variety of options that can be added to get the specific equipment to match your needs.

Key Features of the RFFD Chassis

  • Built from the ground up with a rugged frame, heavy-duty axles and suspension to carry the load with a variety of options to customize your refueler to your specifications
  • Aluminum one or two-man cabs with maximum visibility and operator comfort
  • Front engine design with tilt hood for ease of maintenance
  • Standardization of major components
  • Latest Cummins Tier 3 Industrial Diesel Engine for on-site product support
  • Allison Electronic Automatic Transmission
  • Chassis is offered in a variety of sizes for five, six and seven thousand gallon refuelers
  • Unsurpassed turning radius and maneuverability giving an extra margin of safety
  • Speed limited to 25mph for safety on and around airport ramps

RFFD Specifications

  • 10” Ship & Car Frame Rails With 8”x6”x1/2” Structural Angle
  • Heavy Duty Front Bumper
  • Meritor FL951 Front Axle With air Brakes
  • Single Front Axle With HD Spring Suspension
  • Meritor MOR Planetary Drive Axle With Air Brakes
  • Hendrickson Load Cushion Design With EAM Fabricated Axle Saddles And Vertical Drive Pins Supports
  • Michelin 315/80R22.5 Tires
  • Tubeless Hub Piloted Disc Wheels
  • Hydrostatic Steering System with Engine Driven Pump
  • Cummins Tier 3 In-Line 6 Cylinder Diesel Engines In Various HP Ranges for Specific Model & Application
  • Dry Type Air Cleaner With Replacement Element
  • HD Radiator with Transmission And Charge Air Coolers
  • Single Muffler Rear Mounted With Custom Piping
  • Aluminum Tilt Hood With Assist
  • 40 Gallon Fuel Tank Mounted On Right Side
  • Electronic Accelerator Treadle
  • Allison 3000HS Transmission With Electronic Controls
  • 1710 Series Drive Shaft/s With Guards
  • Gorman Rupp Centrifugal Product Pump
  • Custom Made One And Two-Man In-Line Cabs
  • High Capacity Heater/Defroster
  • 12-Volt Multiplex Electrical System
  • Vehicle Brake Interlock System
  • Transmission Shift Inhibit
  • Three Preset Engine Pumping Speeds
  • Front Dash Equipped With Standard Gauges And Switches

Chassis Options

  • Cold Weather Protection For Engine
  • Third Battery For Cold Weather Starting
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spark Arrestor For Exhaust System
  • 70 Gallon Fuel Tank
  • Optional Gorman Rupp product Pump
  • Two-Man In-line Cab
  • Extended Engine & Transmission Warranty
  • Special Options Available Upon Request