Los Angeles City Fire Department Emergency Air Unit 1 is stationed at the LA City Fire Dept. Shops near downtown Los Angeles.  EA1 is a 1982 White designed and purpose built as an Air Unit.  It is fitted with a Bauer Air Cascade system supplied by a Bauer electric compressor powered by a 40kw generator driven off of the trucks PTO.  This system is capable of filling 8 SCBA cylinders at one time and carries 120 spare SCBA and 40 Oxygen cylinders.
Note:  This unit was retired in early 2004, stripped and sold for surplus.
The heart of the unit, a Bauer electric air compressor powered by a 40kw generator driven by the trucks PTO.
The Bauer Air Cascade System is located at the rear of the unit.
The air cascade on EA1 is capable of filling 8 SCBA cylinders at a time, 4 on each side of the unit.  The filling tubes are located inside the small fold down door at the rear of the unit.