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Surplus Property


The Nixa Fire Protection District is accepting sealed bids for a 1992 Spartan 75’ LTI ladder truck. The vehicle was purchased used by the district in 2004, used for 13 years as a frontline apparatus, and has recently become surplus property. It will be sold to the highest bidder, by sealed bid. A minimum reserve does apply to this purchase and if the reserve amount is not met the district reserves the right to refuse all bids. Bids will be accepted until 4pm on Tuesday September 19, 2017. Vehicle is sold as is, where is, with no warranty (implied or actual).

 Some specifics on the vehicle are as follows:

  • 1992 Spartan Custom 4 door cab
  • Series 60 (6067-GU60) Detroit Diesel with 450HP. Currently has 82,219 miles
  • Allison HTB741 Automatic Transmission
  • AH-75 Series LTI Ladder
  • 8KW Diesel generator
  • 2000gpm Waterous Fire Pump
  • 400 gallon water tank
  • In-Service Date: Fall 2004
  • Out-of-Service Date: 07/01/2017
  • Vehicle has partial halogen rotator/partial LED emergency warning light package, air horns, and electric siren.
    • Emergency equipment will be left in place if purchased by an emergency services agency or individual affiliated with such
    • Emergency equipment will be removed if purchased by the general public 
  • Vehicle has been stripped of all vinyl markings, some stripes remain (photos attached)
  • Last Pump Certification: August 2016
  • Last Aerial Certification: September 6, 2016

Known issues:

  • Vehicle has had significant electrical issues over the past few years, primarily regarding the aerial ladder. All available circuits have been used on the collector ring at the aerial swivel and not all options currently function on the ladder tip.
  • There is a hydraulic leak in the rear outrigger system.
  • Generator shut off switch is currently inoperable
  • Ground ladders, hose, nozzles, loose equipment, etc. not included in sale

Interested parties may see the vehicle at The Fire District Headquarters, 301 S. Nicholas Road 

Please submit sealed bids to the address above marked: Surplus Vehicle 1033


For any further questions or to see the vehicle please contact Assistant Chief Lloyd Walles at 417-725-4285 Monday through Friday 0800-1700. 

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