Finley Fire Equipment Annual Open House & Product Showcase

Our Annual Open House & Product Showcase is a highlight that customers and employees alike look forward to each year! Every year since 2009 our open house is held the 3rd Sunday in May from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm at our Corporate Complex  located at 5255 N St Rt 60 NW, McConnelsville, OH 43756. Below you can review highlights from the previous year, find local hotels, and keep up with what is coming next. We hope to see you on May 20, 2018!


Until Our 10th Annual Open House & Product Showcase!

10th Annual Open House & Product Showcase Details

  • Bring your department patch – Win a prize! Finley Fire Equipment is encouraging all visiting departments to bring a spare patch from a department they represent to be entered into a contest for a special prize. Once our open house is concluded, all received patches will be displayed at our corporate complex!
  • Other exciting attractions that will be featured this year at our 10th Annual Open House & Product showcase will be:
    • All our fantastic vendors & their products on display
    • Pierce Fire Apparatus
    • PL Custom Ambulance 
    • The Fire Truck Pizza Company
    • Paps Kettle Corn
    • Dan’s Old Fashioned Ice Cream
    • All the hamburger, hot dogs & chips you can handle
    • The Living Statue By Mark Abbati
    • For the kids – A fire truck bouncy house & slide
  • Want to display your 2014 year or newer Pierce Apparatus at our open house? We love to see our customers’ in-service rigs and will offer a special prize to the first 30 to register! Interested?! Fill out the form provided below. We will get back to you with all the details!
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Our Sponsors


10th Annual Open House Vendors

Chief Sponsors

Since 1908, Darley has been dedicated to serving the World’s Fire and Emergency Services. Our corporate headquarters are located at 325 Spring Lake Drive in Itasca, IL 60143, and our manufacturing, engineering and research and development operations are in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin and Toledo, Oregon.

Call it what you will. A vocation. A calling. A mission. It’s not some nine-to-five-go-home-and-forget-about-it kind of thing. Too much rides on what you do and too many things can go wrong if you’re not at the top of your game. That’s why you leave nothing to chance. Why you work with the best. And why we invite you to visit Pierce before you settle on your next apparatus.

When it comes to crafting exceptional emergency vehicles, there is no one like PL Custom. We listen carefully to your needs. We deliver on our promises. But more than that, we intend to exceeded your expectations.

Safe Fleet was formed in 2013, when The Sterling Group, a private investment company, acquired ROM and SMI from Century Park Capital. Safe Fleet consists of a portfolio of innovative and entrepreneurial brands providing safety products for fleet vehicles worldwide. Safe Fleet’s origins trace back to early 20th century with the founding of Elkhart Brass in 1902 and Bustin in 1928.

Smart Power Systems is a subsidiary of Nartron Corporation, a 41 year-old high technology company.  Nartron was recently named as “One of America’s 50 most innovative companies” by Inc. Magazine and has been a long-term supplier to the United States military.  Nartron holds hundreds of patents and sells sense and control system hardware to major automotive, motorcycle, heavy equipment and appliance manufacturers, as well as to many other industries.

Task Force Tips’ goal is to develop, manufacture and deliver the most rugged and innovative firefighting equipment to emergency responders worldwide. As an integral component of this mission, TFT’s distribution partners provide value to our customers though consistent product demonstration, technical and educational support, and service.

Truck Country is one of the largest Freightliner dealers in the U.S. today, serving customers at 11 locations in Iowa and Wisconsin.


Weinbrenner Shoe Company has been both a leading manufacturer and a pioneering force in the American footwear industry since beginning operations in 1892, initiating many of the safety and job-fitted design elements that are common today. Weinbrenner Shoe Company’s dedication to craftsmanship, expertise, and innovations continues today. As seen in Weinbrenner shoes and boots, it’s a philosophy proven to be Working Over Time.

Keeping fire fighters safe before, during and after a fire ground even is our number one priority. Don’t defer your life saving protective gear to just anyone. Trust the professionals at Turnouts. Turnouts is a full service independent service provider (ISP) specializing in the care and maintenance of personal protective ensembles (PPE) for structural and proximity fire fighting applications.

Whelen is the only US manufacturer of emergency warning equipment to still manufacture its products entirely in the United States. The use of robotics and a motivated workforce allow it to compete with off-shore products.

Captain Sponsors

Pro Poly® was established in 1991 and is now Pro Poly of America, Inc. a leading manufacturer of poly water and foam tanks and truck bodies for the fire service industry with manufacturing and service centers in Florida, Wisconsin, Tennessee, United Kingdom and coming soon to Japan and Australia.

Republic First National offers customized financial solutions for both our individual clients and their business entities.

For more than 30 years, Ramfan has been on the cutting edge of fire, industrial and marine ventilation products. Each and every one of our smoke ejectors, PPV fans, blowers and accessories represents the finest technology available, and is constructed to demanding and exact specifications for quality, performance and reliability.

Manufactures SCBA brackets and mounting devices; ladder, hard sleeve, and portable tank lift systems; gas cylinder lifts; tool & equipment mounts, straps, and clips; vehicle steps; rescue ladders; strainers; dump valves; forcible entry & rescue tools; interior lighting for vehicles; wheel chocs and more.

Lieutenant Sponsors

Black Diamond is a leading brand of performance protective footwear.  Our highly acclaimed fire boots are used by fire departments around the world and are developed with the finest, most durable materials and components to endure the extraordinary demands placed on firefighters.

C.E.T. Fire Pumps has been manufacturing reliable, high quality portable fire pumps for over 80 years. C.E.T Pumps currently offers over 20 standard models to choose from!

Since 1980, Groves Incorporated has been a leader in storage and transportation systems. After pioneering the open-air turnout storage system to support the fire and safety industry, Groves Incorporated expanded its Ready Rack product line. From storage racks, to cleaning and drying equipment, to hose and SCBA storage, we take pride in providing the highest quality products to meet the demanding needs of our customers. Today, Groves Incorporated sells products under three divisions through a strong distribution network.

Hansen Marine Engineering is the largest Westerbeke engine, generator and parts distributor in the northeast.

MedFlight is a not-for-profit, accredited air and ground critical care transportation company based in Columbus, Ohio that completes nearly 7,000 critical transports by helicopter and Mobile intensive Care Unit each year.

For over 30 years, Tele-Lite is a manufacturer & distributor primarily to the emergency services. Tele-Lite evolved out of Corbett-Steeves Pattern Works (Est. 1914) and an interest in the fire and emergency services. In 1971 John Steeves, a fireman and the President of Tele-Lite, saw the need for better lighting at the scene and originated the first quartz halogen telescoping light. Out of his foresight an industry developed.

Our mission is to make and market products from materials that would otherwise be land filled. To operate our business in an environmentally friendly manner. To create a spirit of peace, love and caring for our employees and customers.

Other Sponsors

Akron Brass is a worldwide marketer and manufacturer of high performance fire fighting and rescue equipment as well as lighting and multiplexing designed to improve the safety and efficiency of personnel engaged in fire suppression, emergency medical response, and pupil transportation.

Boston Leather has been manufacturing fine leather accessories since 1938 and we have stood the test of time. You will not find a better product anywhere.

Offers Rescue support systems, Air Lifting Bags, Rescue Air Cushions, Powered Impact Tools, Forcible Entry Tools, Fire Fighting Tools, and Leak Sealing Systems.

Phos-Chek long-term fire retardants, Class A foams, and water enhancing gel are the world’s leading chemical solutions for managing wildland, industrial and municipal fires.

Zephyr Industries was founded based on the need for a better solution for mounting and maintaining your expensive emergency equipment. We have adapted the use of heavy duty, high quality Aluminum instead of using wood, custom designed metal or plastic.

Find Us

Finley Fire Equipment Co., Inc. is located at 5255 N St Rt 60 NW, McConnelsville, OH 43756.

Local Hotels

Want to plan a weekend? Below are some local hotels that are close to our corporate complex, as well as other local attractions!

Burr Oak Lodge
10660 Burr Oak Lodge Road
Glouster, OH 45732

Three Sisters Sunset Inn
3840 North State Route 60 NW
McConnelsville, OH 43756

Fairfield Inn
725 Zane Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Super 8
2440 National Road
Zanesville, OH 43701

Lakeside Motel
18218 State Route 60
Beverly, OH 45715

The Hardware Inn Of Stockport
3320 Second Street
Stockport, OH 43787

Baymont Inn & Suites
230 Scenic Crest Drive
Zanesville, OH 43701

Hampton Inn
1009 Spring Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Best Western
279 Muskingum Drive
Marietta, OH 45750

Microtel Inn
506 Pike Street
Marietta, OH 45750

Sandstone Point Cabin
5854 Dugan Road
McConnelsville, OH 43756

The Stockport Mill Inn
1995 Broadway Avenue
Stockport, OH 43787

Comfort Inn
500 Monroe Street
Zanesville, OH 43701

Ramada Inn
4645 East Pike
Zanesville, OH 43701

Hampton Inn
508 Pike Street
Marietta, OH 45750

The Lafayette Hotel
101 Front Street
Marietta, OH 45750