Charging from 0 to 50 mph (80 km/h) within 35 seconds, the Oshkosh Striker 8x8 is custom engineered to offer the ultimate in rapid emergency response. The styling tells you immediately this ARFF truck is built to answer the call.
The Striker 8x8 combines unequalled mobility with excellent maneuverability, a smooth, stable ride and easy operation. The custom cab delivers driver comfort and outstanding visibility. And all systems are designed to support the highest levels of efficiency and safety. With the Striker 8x8, Oshkosh continues to set the industry standard for excellence.
Your response doesn’t stop where the runway ends. With all-wheel drive and Oshkosh TAK-4® independent suspension as standard features, the Striker can outmaneuver and outperform any ARFF vehicle in its class.
ROCK SOLID STABILITY.
The Striker features a wide track and low center of gravity to provide exceptional static sideslope stability of at least 30º. TAK-4 independent suspension and available central tire inflation enhance stability.
The Striker provides unobstructed panoramic views of the scene with excellent forward, upward and lateral visibility. The cab features almost 80 sq. ft. of glass.
The cab was designed with firefighters’ comfort and convenience in mind. It offers best-in-class interior space to seat up to five. The wrap-around, cockpit style instrument panel puts controls within easy reach. Controls are grouped by function for quicker access. The cab accommodates monitors for various cameras and systems. A high capacity heating and cooling system ensures a comfortable interior temperature.
The Striker 8x8 can be equipped with both a dry chemical system and Halotron I system, each with its own hosereel. A High Reach Extendable Turret (HRET) and high volume bumper turrets are also available.
Preventative maintenance is quick and easy with single point access for lubrication fills, air tank drains, and electrical connections including circuit breaker box. Parts commonality between models is an added benefit when you upgrade your fleet to the Striker.
This is a partial listing of major options. Additional and special request options are also available.
Disc brakes (outboard mounted)
Central tire inflation
Winterization system to -40º F/C
High Reach Extendable Turret (HRET)
High volume, fixed mount or low attack bumper turrets; 750 gpm (2838 lpm) capacity
Dry chemical system with single agent or dual agent handline, and/or primary turret discharge capability
Hydro-Chem™ direct injection, dry chemical nozzle for primary turret and/or dual agent handline discharge
Halotron I system with single agent or dual agent handline, and/or HRET discharge capability
Electronic Foam Proportioning