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Pz. Fu. Wg. (Sd. Kfz. 263) (8 Rad): Armored Radio Car

Pz. Fu. Wg. (Sd. Kfz. 263) (8 Rad): Armored Radio CarGerman nomenclature: Panzer­funk­wagen (Sd. Kfz. 263) (8 Rad).

English designation: Armored radio car (8 wheels).

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight         7,550 kg         16,644 lb.
Pay load
Gross weight 8,100 kg 17,857 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,950 kg 4,298 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,100 kg 4,630 lb.
Length (overall) 5,850 mm 19 ft., 2 ins.
Width (overall) 2,200 mm 7 ft., 3 ins.
Height (overall) 2,900 mm 9 ft., 6 ins.
Ground clearance 270 mm 101 ins.
Tread centers 1,600 mm 5 ft., 3 ins.
Wheelbase 1,350/1,400/1,350 mm 53/55/53 ins.
Wheel width 190 mm 7 1/2 ins.
Tire size
Angle of approach   60°
Angle of departure   60°
Seating capacity
Fording depth 1,000 mm 39 ins.
Climbing ability   30°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise)
Overturn gradient (crosswise)   35°
Turning radius 10.5 meters (all wheels) 34 ft., 5 ins.
Trailer load
Lifting power of winch
Engine horsepower 160 c-v 157.8 hp
Piston displacement 8,000 cu cm 480 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 180 liters 47.5 gal.
Highway fuel consumption   3.9 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption   2.2 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.66

Pz. Fu. Wg. (Sd. Kfz. 263): Armored Radio Car

Pz. Fu. Wg. (Sd. Kfz. 263): Armored Radio CarGerman nomenclature: Pan­zer­funk­wagen (Sd. Kfz. 263) mit Fahr­ge­stell des leichter ge­lände­gän­giger Last­kraft­wagen (o).

English designation: Armored radio car with special chassis of the light cross-country truck.

SPECIFICATIONS

Net weight        5,250 kg        11,573 lb.
Pay load
Gross weight 5,800 kg 12,786 lb.
Weight: Front axle 1,800 kg 3,968 lb.
Weight: Rear axle 2,000 kg 4,409 lb.
Length (overall) 5,570 mm 18 ft., 4 ins.
Height (overall) 2,930 mm 9 ft., 7 ins.
Ground clearance 240 mm 9 1/2 ins.
Tread centers 1,700 mm 5 ft., 7 ins.
  1,840 mm 6 ft.
Wheelbase 2,500/900 mm 98/35 ins.
Wheel width 170-350 mm 6 3/4/13 3/4 ins.
Tire size
Angle of approach   55°
Angle of departure   40°
Seating capacity
Fording depth 600 mm 23 ins.
Climbing ability   13°
Overturn gradient (lengthwise)   55°
Overturn gradient (crosswise)   35°
Turning radius 16 meters 52 ft., 6 ins.
Trailer load
Lifting power of winch
Engine horsepower 70 c—v 69 hp
Piston displacement 4,600 cu cm 276 cu. ins.
Fuel tank capacity 100 liters 26.4 gal.
Highway fuel consumption   5.9 m.p.g.
Average terrain fuel consumption               3.6 m.p.g.

German: p. 74.66