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

At All-American, we’re dedicated to embody the heritage and tradition of the fire service and all the markets we serve by offering a complete line of legendary products with an unparalleled commitment to safety, reliability and value. All-American Hose manufacturers three iconic brand names, Snap-tite Hose, National Fire Hose, and PONN.

To passionately serve the world’s first responder and tactical communities by providing high quality, safe and innovative products with unmatched commitment and service.

Over the years, Globe has been responsible for introducing many of the materials, designs, and construction methods we now take for granted in firefighter suites. Globe was the first to use DuPont NOMEX® inherently flame resistant materials, first to use 3M SCOTCHLITE® reflective materials, and first to use expanded PTFE technology including GORE-TEX® and CROSSTECH® moisture barriers.

Mercedes Textiles Limited has been manufacturing Fire hose for over a quarter century. Diversification over the years has yielded Municipal, Forestry, Snow Making, Industrial as well as a number of other specialty application hoses.

ONE Boat manufactures the original connector-style rescue boats and so much more.  Whatever your mission…rescue and recovery, military, or just getting as much fun from your recreational boating dollar, ONE Boat has the boat for you.

The ONSPOT Automatic Tire Chain System allows the operator to engage and disengage tire chains at the flip of a dashboard switch, in forward or reverse, without stopping, to enhance traction and braking in snow and ice conditions.

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.

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.

Scott Health & Safety, a business unit of Tyco International, is a premiere manufacturer of innovative respiratory and other personal protective equipment and safety devices for fire and rescue services, industrial workers, police, military and civil defense organizations around the world.

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.

TechTrade LLC is an ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 compliant manufacturer of unique medical devices and personal protective equipment used throughout the world.

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

USSC Group is focused on providing safety and survivability solutions to the commercial and military transportation markets. The Group consists of different companies broken into 3 segments – seating, fire suppression, and services.

Since its humble beginnings in 1886, Waterous has continued to develop revolutionary fire suppression systems and equipment that improve overall firefighting capabilities. From constructing the first gasoline-engine-driven fire pump in 1898 to the most efficient compressed air foam systems (CAFS) in the world today, Waterous has maintained a legacy of supporting the global fire service industry with fire suppression products, equipment and services that meet the demands of a hero.

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.

We design and fabricate every product for your specific needs. From the highest quality products to the way we take care of our customers, UPF is second to none. From the 1st POLY-TANK® built to replace a corroded steel tank in 1986, to every new industry we entered and every new product we fabricated, United Plastic Fabricating has proven to be the better way.

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.

Founded in 1898, E.D. Bullard Company is a leading manufacturer of high quality personal protective equipment and systems that are marketed worldwide. Product lines include thermal imagers, hard hats, firefighter and rescue helmets, supplied air respirators, powered air-purifying respirators, and air quality.

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.

LION makes the gear emergency service providers, civilian responders and militaries need to stay safe in the line of duty. We got our start at the end of the 19th century as a dry goods store in Dayton, Ohio. By 1941, we had received a commendation from Army Air Force Commanding General “Hap” Arnold, saluting the company for “outstanding services rendered to your government” after supplying the Army Air Force with electrically heated flying suits during World War II. Over the next two decades, we opened regional warehouses and had started operating in the firefighter station uniform market.

All kinds of plans for all kinds of departments. 

The same logic behind our custom chassis applies to our financial services: Tailor the product to the department, not the other way around.

Through the Pierce Financial Solutions program, PNC Equipment Finance provides the industry’s most extensive line of lease plans for fleet replacement.


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.

Sensible Products provides solutions to organize all of the fittings, adapters, couplers, and tools that are carried on a fire apparatus.

For more than 35 years, Streamlight has been the trusted source of light used by firefighters, police officers and troops in combat – Everyone from the New York City Fire Department to the New Zealand Mountain Rescue teams. So “Heroes Trust Streamlight” is much more than a slogan. It’s a responsibility taken seriously.

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.

The four founders of Trident believe the focus should always be on listening to what our customers need and then exceed their expectations. We have combined our 130 years of fire industry knowledge to develop ground-breaking products that solve our customers existing problems and meet their changing requirements.

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.

Our mission is to supply the highest quality hydraulic rescue pumps, diesel generators/auxiliary power units (APU’s) to fire rescue personnel, while providing the very best value and utmost customer service.

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.

AMDOR was founded on the concept of manufacturing a better roll-up door – one that provides value-added features for vehicle manufacturers and end-users alike. That concept is backed by a company-wide commitment to provide the highest product quality and exceptional customer service.

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 superior sales and service for our valued customers. We are committed to serving our friends and customers and look forward to hearing from you.

EagleAir, Inc. manufactures high pressure breathing air systems for recharging SCBA and SCUBA cylinders. We are proud of the essential service we provide to first responders and those serving in defense of our nation worldwide.

We are a third party consulting firm dedicated to assisting Pierce Dealers and Customers throughout the entire apparatus construction process. Progress Reports – Customer Hosting – Inspections – Orientation Videos and a variety of additional services to best serve the needs of our customers. 

Hydrovent is a hydraulic ventilation and suppression system developed by Firefighters for Firefighters, and is dedicated to Safety Through Training.

Battery and electrical system function are mission critical to Emergency and Public Safety Vehicles operation. For 45 years Kussmaul Electronics has focused on delivering products that keep vehicles energized and ready to respond when seconds count.

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.

For over 40 years, Red Head Brass has been the leader in high quality fittings used primarily in the firefighting arena. Quality of product and safety go hand-in-hand, and we have refused to “cut corners”, use gimmicks, or lower the quality of our product to achieve another sale. Although we value every sale, we value even more the safety and lives of those brave men and women who depend on the performance of our products.

Fall Protection Harnesses, Firefighter Bailout Systems, Safety Harnesses and Belts, Confined Space, Confined Space rescue, Arc Flash Harness, Tower Harness.

Since 1980, Williams Fire & Hazard Control has responded worldwide to land and marine based flammable liquid fires, building a history of successful extinguishments — in many cases doing what our contemporaries thought to be impossible.

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