FV Truck, Recovery, Wheeled, Light, 4 Tonne, 4x4, Bedford MJ
Written by Pete Pikey   
Saturday, 05 January 2008

This page details the Characteristics of the Truck, Recovery, Wheeled, Light, 4 Tonne, 4x4, Bedford MJ. The vehicle is a direct replacement for the FV 13115 Truck, Recovery, Wheeled, Light, 4 Tonne, 4x4, Bedford RL. It consists of a Reynolds Boughton top hamper on a Bedford MK Chassis. The crane is a slewing 6000kg crane, in contrast to the RL's jibs. A hydraulically operated leg is fitted at each corner to ensure stability in operation. The Winch has a capacity of ? More DETAILS TO FOLLOW

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 Manufacturer ChassisVauxhall Motors Ltd, Luton, Beds 
  Body Marshals of Cambridge
   
 FV Number
Whole Equipment
 
 
Chassis 
  Body & Equipment  
   
 Dimensions Length 6.452m
  Height 2.591m
  Width 2.438m
  Wheelbase 3.962m
  Track - Front
 
  Track - Rear
 
  Deck Length
 
  Deck Width
 
  Deck Height
 
   
 Weights GVW 
  FAW 
  RAW 
  Unladen Weight
 
   
 Angles Approach 
  Departure 
  Breakover 
   
 Performance Speed 
  Range 
  Side Slope
 
  Gradient 
  Stop /Restart Solo 
  Stop/Restart Towing
 
  Turning Circle  
  Verticle Step
 
  Gross Power/Weight Ratio
 
  Max Tractive Effort Low Gear
 
   
  Max Trailer Weight - Braked
 
  Max Trailer Weight - Unbraked 
   
 Engine Manufacturer Bedford
  Type 
  Displacement 
  Gross Power
 
  Nett Torque
 
  Speed Limiter?
 
  Speed Limited to
 
  Ignition Type
 
  Lubrication 
  Engine Cooling
 
   
   
 Fuel System
 Type 
  Pump Manufacturer
 
  Air Cleaner
 
  Fuel Diesel
  Fuel Capacity
 
   
 Gearbox Manufacturer 
  Type 
   
  Ratios  1st
   2nd
   3rd
   4th
   5th
   
Electrical Generator
 Manufacturer 
  Capacity 
   
Batteries Capacity 
   
Suppression
 FVRDE Spec 2051, App D1, Sched B
 
   
Clutch Manufacturer 
  Type  
   
Propeller Shafts
 Manufacturer  
   
Transfer Box
 Manufacturer 
  Type2 Speed 
  Transfer Box Ratios
 
   
Axles Manufacturer 
 Type  
  Ratios - Top
 
  Ratios - Bottom
 
  DifferentialsTwo 
 Front
 
 Centre
 
 Rear
 
   
 Differentials Manufacturer 
 Front
 
 Centre 
  Rear 
   
 Suspension Front 
  Rear 
   
 Shock Absorbers
Manufacturer
 
 Front 
 Centre
 
  Rear 
   
 Brakes Manufacturer 
 Actuation - Foot
 
 Actuation - Hand
 
 Front  
 Centre 
 Rear 
 Hand 
 Trailer2 line Air Pressure
  Warning Device
 
   
Steering  
   
Wheels
  
   
Tyres Manufacturer 
  Dimensions  
  Onboard Tyre Compressor?
 
  Compressor Capacity (Psi)
 
   
Towing Attachments Front Towing Eye
  Rear Hook
   
WinchManufacturer
 
 Type  
  DrivePTO from Transfer Box 
 Rope Length
 
 Capacity 
   
Crane
Manufacturer
 
 Type 
 Reach 
 Capacity 
   
 Capacities Engine Oil
 
  Gearbox Oil
 
  Transfer Box Oil
 
  Fuel 
  Coolant 
  Screenwash 
   
 Support Publication:
 EMER 
  AESP 
   
   
Last Updated ( Saturday, 05 January 2008 )