spacer.png, 0 kB
Image Image
Truck, Cargo, Dropside, 4T, GS, 4x4, Bedford MJ PDF Print E-mail
Written by Pete Pikey   
Sunday, 12 August 2007

This page details the Characteristics of the Truck, Cargo, Dropside, 4T, GS, 4x4, Bedford MJ. The vehicle is TO FOLLOW:


 Seating.   Wooden sets may be fitted to facilitate the carriage of personnel. They are arranged along the centreline of the cargo bed, the troops sitting outwards facing, in order to speed reaction in an ambush.

 Cupola   A Cupola is fitted to the cab roof allowing a soldier to be posted as an air sentry. No provision is made for weapons to be fitted to this position.

Cargo Area Cover   A series of hoops is provided to support the canvas tarpaulin cover for the cargo area. The height of the tarpaulin may be varied to two positions - the hoops are lowered to their low setting for air transportation. Stowage is provided for both tarpaulin and superstructure when not in use.

 

   
 Manufacturer ChassisVauxhall Motors Ltd, Luton, Beds 
  Body Marshals of Cambridge
   
FV Number
Whole Equipment 
 Chassis 
  Body & Equipment  
   
 Dimensions Length 6579mm/259"
  Height 3404mm/134"
  Width 2489mm/98"
  Wheelbase 3960mm/156"
  Track - Front
 2050mm/80.8"
  Track - Rear
 2030mm/80"
  Deck Length
 
  Deck Width
 
  Deck Height
 
   
 Weights GVW9450kg/20832lb
  FAW4000kg/8740lb
  RAW5900kg/13000lb
  Unladen Weight
 
   
 Angles Approach 
  Departure 
  Breakover 
   
 Performance Speed73Km/h, 45mph
  Range560km, 350 miles
  Side Slope
 
  Gradient >33% (1 in 3)
  Stop /Restart Solo >33% (1 in 3)
  Stop/Restart Towing
 
  Turning Circle  17.88m/58ft 8"
  Verticle Step
 
  Gross Power/Weight Ratio
8.36 kW/t, 11.4 bhp/ton
  Max Tractive Effort Low Gear
 6130 N/t, 14050 lbf/ton
   
  Max Trailer Weight - Braked
 
  Max Trailer Weight - Unbraked 
   
 Engine Manufacturer Bedford
  Type 
  Displacement 
  Gross Power
 
  Nett Torque
 
  Speed Limiter?
 
  Speed Limited to
 
  Ignition Type
Compression, 24v 
  Lubrication 
  Engine Cooling
 
   
 Fuel System
 Type 
  Pump Manufacturer
 
  Air Cleaner
 
  Fuel 
  Fuel Capacity
 
   
 Gearbox Manufacturer 
  Type 
   
  Ratios  1st
   2nd
   3rd
   4th
   5th
   
Electrical Generator
 Manufacturer 
  Capacity24v, AC/25 
   
Batteries Capacity 
   
Suppression
  
   
Clutch Manufacturer 
  Type 512mm (13") Single Dry Plate
   
Propeller Shafts
 Manufacturer  
   
   
Transfer Box
 Manufacturer 
  Type2 Speed 
  Transfer Box Ratios
 
   
Axles Manufacturer 
 Type  
  Ratios - Top
 
  Ratios - Bottom
 
  Differentials 
 Front
 
 Centre
 
 Rear
 
   
 Differentials Manufacturer 
 Front
 
  Rear 
   
 Suspension FrontSemi-Elliptical 
  RearSemi-Elliptical 
   
 Shock Absorbers
Manufacturer
 
 FrontDouble Acting Telescopic
  RearDouble Acting Telescopic
   
 Brakes Manufacturer 
 Actuation - Foot
Air- Hydraulic
 Actuation - Hand
Transmission, Mechanical, Drum
 Front  
 Rear 
 Hand Drum acting on Transmission
 Trailer3 Line Air Pressure
  Warning Device
Buzzer and Warning Light 
   
SteeringSemi Irreversible worm and sector  
   
Wheels
Type
 3 Piece Disc B
  Rim Size
 8.0 x 20
  Hole pitch
 
   
Tyres Manufacturer 
  Dimensions  12.00x20 Cross Country
  Onboard Tyre Compressor?
Yes 
  Compressor Capacity (Psi)
 
   
Towing Attachments Front Towing Eye
  Rear Hook
   
 Capacities Engine Oil
 
  Gearbox Oil
 
  Transfer Box Oil
 
  Fuel 
  Coolant 
  Screenwash 
   
 Support Publication:
 EMER Decade
 
  AESP 
   
   
Last Updated ( Sunday, 12 August 2007 )
 
< Prev   Next >





Click here to see the weather on the
Brocken

Use OpenOffice.org

Copyright 2006 wetcamnets.com, Powered by Mambo, Hosted by Siteground

spacer.png, 0 kB
spacer.png, 0 kB
   
Joomla Template by Joomlashack
free joomla templates Joomla tutorials joomla themes