Monthly Archive for May, 2010

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Kr. Kw. (Kfz. 31): Ambulance

Krankenkraftwagen (Kfz. 31): Kr. Kw. (Kfz. 31): AmbulanceGerman nomenclature: Kranken­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 31) mit Fahr­gestell des leichter Last­kraft­wagen (o).

English designation: Ambulance with special chassis for light truck (standard commercial vehicle).

SPECIFICATIONS
Net weight        2,400 kg        5,292 lb.
Pay load 1,000 kg 2,204 lb.
Gross weight 3,400 kg 7,496 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,100 kg 2,425 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,300 kg 5,071 lb.
Length (overall) 5,400 mm 17 ft., 8 ins.
Width (overall) 2,050 mm 6 ft., 9 ins.
Height (overall) 2,300 mm 7 ft., 6 ins.
Ground clearance 230 mm 9 ins.
Tread centers 1,600 mm 5 ft., 3 ins.
Wheelbase 3,600 mm 142 ins.
Wheel width 170 mm 6 3/4 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 50°
Seating capacity 8
Fording depth 500 mm 19 7/8 ins.
Climbing ability 12°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 16 meters 52 ft., 6 ins.
Trailer load
Engine horsepower 40 c-v 39.5 hp
Piston displacement 3,000 cu cm 180 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 110 liters 29 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 6.7 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 5.2 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.20

l. Scheinw. Kw. II (Kfz. 83): Light Searchlight Truck II

l. Scheinw. Kw. II (Kfz. 83): Light Searchlight Truck IIGerman nomenclature: leichter Schein­werfer­kraft­wagen II (Kfz. 83) mit Ein­heits­fahr­gestell II für schwerer Pkw.

English designation: Light search­light truck II with stan­dard chassis II for heavy armored car.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight        3,150 kg        6,945 lb.
Pay load 1,180 kg 2,601 lb.
Gross weight 4,330 kg 9,546 lb.
Weight: Front axle 2,100 kg 4,630 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,230 kg 4,916 lb.
Length (overall) 4,850 mm 15 ft., 11 ins.
Width (overall) 2,000 mm 6 ft., 7 ins.
Height (overall) 2,040 mm 6 ft., 8 ins.
Ground clearance 230 mm 9 ins.
Tread centers 1,640 mm 5 ft., 4 ins.
Wheelbase 3,000 mm 118 ins.
Wheel width 215 mm 8 1/2 ins.
Angle of approach 55°
Angle of departure 45°
Seating capacity 5
Fording depth 500 mm 19 7/8 ins.
Climbing ability 25°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 45°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 16.5 meters 54 ft., 1 in.
Trailer load 1,000 kg 2,205 lb.
Engine horsepower 90 c-v 88.8 hp
Piston displacement 4,000 cu cm 240 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 120 liters 31.7 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 6.7 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 5.2 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.20

Fu. Kw. (Kfz. 17): Radio Car

Fu. Kw. (Kfz. 17): Radio CarGerman nomenclature: Funk­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 17) mit dem Fahr­gestell des mittleren Pkw. (o).

English designation: Radio car with special chassis for medium armored car (standard commercial vehicle).

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight        2,050 kg        4,519 lb.
Pay load 800 kg 1,764 lb.
Gross weight 2,850 kg 6,283 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,050 kg 2,315 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 1,800 kg 3,968 lb.
Length (overall) 4,750 mm 15 ft., 7 ins.
Width (overall) 1,800 mm 5 ft., 11 ins.
Height (overall) 1,950 mm 6 ft., 5 ins.
Ground clearance 265 mm 10 ins.
Tread centers 1,450 mm 4 ft., 9 ins.
Wheelbase 3,200 mm 126 ins.
Wheel width 170 mm 6 3/4 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 45°
Seating capacity 3
Fording depth 550 mm 21 5/8 ins.
Climbing ability 15°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 14 meters 46 ft., 4 ins.
Trailer load 700 kg 1,549 lb.
Engine horsepower 70 c-v 69 hp
Piston displacement 3,400 cu cm 204 cu. in.
Fuel tank capacity 110 liters 29 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 9.4 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 7.1 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.13

Fsp. Betr. Kw. (Kfz. 17): Telephone Exchange Car

Fsp. Betr. Kw. (Kfz. 17): Telephone Exchange CarGerman nomenclature: Fern­sprech-Betriebs­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 17) mit Ein­heits­fahr­gestell für mittleren Pkw.

English designation: Telephone ex­change car with standard chassis for medium armored car.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight        2,600 kg        5,732 lb.
Pay load 1,080 kg 2,381 lb.
Gross weight 3,680 kg 8,113 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,630 kg 3,593 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,050 kg 4,519 lb.
Length (overall) 4,800 mm 15 ft., 9 ins.
Width (overall) 1,800 mm 5 ft., 11 ins.
Height (overall) 1,850 mm 7 ft.
Ground clearance 250 mm 9 7/8 ins.
Tread centers 1,520 mm 5 ft.
Wheelbase 3,100 mm 122 ins.
Wheel width 194 mm 7 5/8 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 40°
Seating capacity 3
Fording depth 550 mm 21 5/8 ins.
Climbing ability 30°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 12.5 meters 41 ft.
Trailer load 700 kg 1,549 lb.
Engine horsepower 60 c-v 59.2 hp
Piston displacement 3,000 cu cm 180 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 110 liters 29 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 9.1 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption. 7.1 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.13

m. Messtr. Kw. (Kfz. 16): Medium Flash and Sound Ranging Car

m. Messtr. Kw. (Kfz. 16): Medium Flash and Sound Ranging CarGerman nomenclature: mitterer Mess­trupp­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 16) mit Einheits­fahr­gestell für mittleren Pkw. (o).
     Vor­warner­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 16/1) mit Einheits­fahr­gestell für mittleren Pkw.

English designation: Medium flash and sound ranging car with special chassis for medium armored car (standard commercial vehicle).
     Advance scout car with standard chassis for medium armored car.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight         2,500 kg         5,512 lb.
Pay load 800 kg 1,764 lb.
Gross weight 3,300 kg 7,275 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,400 kg 3,086 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 1,900 kg 4,188 lb.
Length (overall) 4,700 mm 15 ft., 5 ins.
Width (overall) 1,860 mm 6 ft., 1 in.
Height (overall) 2,050 mm 6 ft., 9 ins.
Ground clearance 250 mm 9 7/8 ins.
Tread centers 1,520 mm 5 ft.
Wheelbase 3,100 mm 122 ins.
Wheel width 194 mm 7 5/8 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 40°
Seating capacity 3
Fording depth 550 mm 21 5/8 ins.
Climbing ability 30°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 12.50 meters 41 ft.
Trailer load 700 kg 1,549 lb.
Engine horsepower 80 c-v 78.9 hp
Piston displacement 3,600 cu cm 216 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 110 liters 29 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 9.1 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 7.1 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.12

m. Messtr. Kw. (Kfz. 16): Medium Flash and Sound Ranging Car

m. Messtr. Kw. (Kfz. 16): Medium Flash and Sound Ranging CarGerman nomenclature: mittlerer Mess­trupp­kraft­wagen (Kfz. 16) mit Fahr­gestell des mittleren Pkw (o).

English designation: Medium flash and sound ranging car with special chassis for medium armored car (standard commercial vehicle).

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight         1,760 kg         3,879 lb.
Pay load 590 kg 1,301 lb.
Gross weight 2,350 kg 5,181 lb.
Weight: Front axle 980 kg 2,160 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 1,370 kg 3,020 lb.
Length (overall) 4,850 mm 15 ft., 11 ins.
Width (overall) 1,830 mm 6 ft.
Height (overall) 1,960 mm 6 ft., 5 ins.
Ground clearance 265 mm 10 ins.
Tread centers 1,450 mm 4 ft., 9 ins.
Wheelbase 3,000 mm 118 ins.
Wheel width 170 mm 6 3/4 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 45°
Seating capacity 3
Fording depth 550 mm 21 5/8 ins.
Climbing ability 15°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 20°
Turning radius 14 meters 46 ft., 4 ins.
Trailer load 700 kg 1,549 lb.
Engine horsepower 70 c-v 69 hp
Piston displacement 3,000 cu cm 180 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 54 liters 14.3 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 10.4 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 7.8 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.12

Ff. Kabel-Kw.: Field Telephone Cable Truck

Ff. Kabel-Kw.: Field Telephone Cable TruckGerman nomenclature: Feld­fern­kabel­kraft­wagen mit Einheits­fahr­gestell für leichter Last­kraft­wagen.

English designation: Field telephone cable truck with standard chassis for light truck.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight        5,000 kg        11,023 lb.
Pay load 2,140 kg 4,718 lb.
Gross weight 7,140 kg 15,741 lb.
Weight: Front axle 2,160 kg 4,762 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,490 kg 5,490 lb.
Length (overall) 5,850 mm 19 ft., 2 ins.
Width (overall) 2,200 mm 7 ft., 2 ins.
Height (overall) 2,400 mm 7 ft., 10 ins.
Ground clearance 280 mm 11 ins.
Tread centers 1,720 mm 5 ft., 8 ins.
Wheelbase 3,100/1,100 mm 122 ins./43 ins.
Wheel width 215 mm 8 1/2 ins.
Tire size
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 40°
Seating capacity 25
Fording depth 800 mm 31 1/2 ins.
Climbing ability 30°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 17 meters 55 ft., 2 1/4 ins.
Trailer load 3,500 kg 7,716 lb.
Lifting power of winch
Engine horsepower
Piston displacement 6.234 cu cm 374 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 120 liters 31.7 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 7.3 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 5.2 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.26

l. gl. Lkw. off. — Kw. III: Light Cross-Country Truck (Open)

l. gl. Lkw. off. — Kw. III: Light Cross-Country Truck (Open)German nomenclature: leichter gelände­gängiger Last­kraft­wagen, offen.
     Pionier­kraft­wagen III mit Einheits­fahr­gestell für leichter Last­kraft­wagen.

English designation: Light cross-country truck, open.
     Engineers’ truck III with standard chassis for light truck.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight         5,000 kg         11,023 lb.
Pay load 2.500 kg 5,512 lb.
Gross weight 7,500 kg 16,534 lb.
Weight: Front axle 2,300 kg 5,071 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,600 kg 5,732 lb.
Length (overall) 5,850 mm 19 ft., 2 ins.
Width (overall) 2,200 mm 7 ft., 2 ins.
Height (overall) 2,400 mm 7 ft., 10 ins.
Ground clearance 250 mm 9 7/8 ins.
Tread centers 1,720 mm 5 ft., 8 ins.
Wheelbase 3,100/1,100 mm 122/43 ins.
Wheel width 215 mm 8 1/2 ins.
Angle of approach 60°
Angle of departure 40°
Seating capacity 25
Fording depth 800 mm 31 1/2 ins.
Climbing ability 30°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise) 50°
Overturn gradient (crosswise) 30°
Turning radius 17 meters 55 ft., 2 ins.
Trailer load 3,500 kg 7,716 lb.
Engine horsepower 85 c-v 83.8 hp
Piston displacement 6,234 cu cm 374 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 120 liters 31.7 gal.
Highway fuel consumption 7.3 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption 5.2 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.26

Betr. Fu. Empf. Anh. (2 achs.) (Ah. 471): Radio Exchange Office Trailer

Betr. Fu. Empf. Anh. (2 achs.) (Ah. 471): Radio Exchange Office TrailerGerman nomenclature: Betriebs-Funk­empfangs­anhänger (2 achs.) (Ah. 471).

English designation: Radio exchange office trailer (twin axle).

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight         3,100 kg         6,834 lb.
Pay load 500 kg 1,103 lb.
Gross weight 3,600 kg 7,937 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,650 kg 3,638 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 1,950 kg 4,298 lb.
Length (overall) 5,600 mm 18 ft., 4 ins.
Width (overall) 2,100 mm 6 ft., 11 ins.
Height (overall) 2,950 mm 9 ft., 8 ins.
Ground clearance 200 mm 7 7/8 ins.
Tread centers 1,580 mm 5 ft., 2 ins.
Wheelbase 2,250 mm 7 ft., 4 ins.
Wheel width 190 mm 7 1/2 ins.
Angle of approach 20°
Angle of departure 25°
Seating capacity 6
Fording depth
Overturn gradient (lengthwise)
Overturn gradient (crosswise)
Turning radius

German: p. 74.89

l. Leu. Feu.-Anh. (2 achs.) (Ah. 472): Light Beacon Trailer

l. Leu. Feu.-Anh. (2 achs.) (Ah. 472): Light Beacon TrailerGerman nomenclature: leichter Leucht­feuer­an­hänger (2 achs.) (Ah. 472).

English designation: Light beacon trailer (twin axled).

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight       3,115 kg       6,867 lb.
Pay load1,385 kg3,054 lb.
Gross weight 4,500 kg 9,921 lb.
Weight: Front axle 2,100 kg 4,630 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,400 kg 5,292 lb.
Length (overall) 5,540 mm 18 ft., 2 ins.
Width (overall) 2,120 mm 6 ft., 11 ins.
Height (overall) 2,915 mm 9 ft., 7 ins.
Ground clearance 200 mm 7 7/8 ins.
Tread centers 1,580 mm 5 ft., 2 ins.
Wheelbase 2,250 mm 88 ins.
Wheel width 190 mm 7 1/2 ins.
Angle of approach
Angle of departure
Seating capacity 5
Fording depth
Overturn gradient (lengthwise)
Overturn gradient (crosswise)
Turning radius

German: p. 74.89