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de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver

The de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver is a single engined, high wing, propeller-driven, STOL aircraft developed by de Havilland Canada, primarily known as a bush plane. It is used for cargo and passenger hauling, aerial application (crop dusting and aerial … Continue reading

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M.H.I. Body Armor

M.H.I Body Armor is custom designed and fitted for each team member.  M.H.I. Engineers have developed a suit of tactical body armor that is based on the Future Force Warrior System. Future Force Warrior Concept Description: The Future Force Warrior … Continue reading

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The Bears

The Coastal Rangers have a fleet of 5 Yamaha Bigbear 400 4X4 ATV’s that they use for patrolling the compound and sometimes for recreational use. Yamaha Bigbear 400 4X4 IRS Engine Type: 386cc, 4-stroke, air-/oil-cooled single; SOHC Transmission: 5-speed w/reverse; … Continue reading

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Sub & Burb

Sub and Burb are the team’s two Chevrolet Suburban 3/4-Ton 4-Wheel Drive SUV’s. Chevrolet Suburban 3/4-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LS Engine Horsepower: 352 @ 5400 Size: 6.0L/366 Torque: 382 @ 4200 Type: Gas V8 Fuel Data EPA Fuel Economy Est – … Continue reading

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FN C1A1 Battle Rifle

Max has been able to get his hands on a number of FN C1A1 battle rifles which served as the Canadian Forces’ standard battle rifle from the early 1950s to 1984.  When it began to be phased out in favor … Continue reading

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“MERV” / Emergency Response Vehicle

“MERV” is an Emergency Response Vehicle that was custom engineered for the Coastal Rangers by Sportsmobile West Inc.  The van was built on a 2007 Ford Econoline E350 Chassis with Sportsmobile’s 12 Gear 4-wheel drive. Also included: Dynatrac Pro-Rock 60 … Continue reading

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“Gántl Xúnts” / Cape-class motor life boat

“Gántl Xúnts” (Haida for “Sea Wolf”) is the Coastal Rangers’ 14.6m Cape-class motor life boat.  It is normally docked at a Marina in Gold River. The 14.6m Cape-class motor life boat (MLB) design combines many technological innovations. Its lightweight, rugged … Continue reading

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MH-60S Knighthawk

The first production Knighthawk flew in January of 2000 and was delivered to the Navy in 2001.  The Coastal Rangers MH-60S Knighthawk was one of the first prototype models that was produced and they acquired it by LtCol. “Mad Max” … Continue reading

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