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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