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  • Why are Firetrucks Red

    Why are Firetrucks Red

    Why are firetrucks red? It’s the longest wavelength of the visible spectrum, and therefore, it is one of the easiest colors to recognize, and therefore the most popular choice for fire trucks. Originally, these trucks were run by unpaid volunteers, and because of the low cost of paint, they chose red. Later, black trucks began […]