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Fire engine toy is built of wood. Features a ladder which raises and swivels, rope hoses that unroll and "firemen" that dismount to fight the fire. Overall dimensions: 13" long, 5" tall, 5" wide.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER Summer 1987 (v.3#2) pg. 54

Four-wheel "firetruck" features a hood that opens and ladders that remove. May be sat on and rolled around. Front wheels do not "steer".
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1983 (v.6#6) pg. 23

Wooden toy trucks made of light and dark contrasting woods incorporate ready-made wheels, headlights, barrels, bottles, etc. Plans included for a beer truck, milk truck, and fire truck.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Dec 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 18

Build the GT-8: a pedal powered automobile which looks like an old time touring car or old time fire engine. Estimated cost: $100.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1980 (v.153#6) pg. 124

Toy fire engine (ladder truck) built from wood can be taken apart and reassembled by children.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #20 Mar 1991 (v.4#2) pg. 26

Hook-and-ladder toy fire engine pull toy features firemen that twirl around as the toy is pulled.
WEEKEND WOODWORKING (PROJECTS) #33 May 1993 (v.6#3) pg. 26

A semi-scale wooden model of an antique fire truck features ladders that slide up and down, lights, handrails, etc. Overall dimensions: 15"x5"x5".
WOODSMITH #87 Jun 1993 (v.15) pg. 24

Toy pumper firetruck. Build entirely of wood. Complete with two removable ladders. Overall length is 15".
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1983 (v.7#5) pg. 59

Toy hook and ladder fire truck is made from wood. Overall length: 18".
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1984 (v.8#6) pg. 48

Toy firetruck, built from wood, features one attached aerial ladder and two removable ladders. Over 13" long.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1987 (v.11#1) pg. 52

Classic firetruck features a removable ladder and a hose on a reel. Built mostly of wood.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1992 (v.16#1) pg. 62

Aerial-ladder firetruck is built mostly of wood.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1995 (v.19#6) pg. 28

Two-seater fire engine with hook and ladder ring.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1964 (v.20#6) pg. 32

Child's pedal-powered fire engine with detachable trailer.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1965 (v.21#1) pg. 18