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Bedford A5, 4 x 2, 12 V (Front view, left side)

 
 

  Front view, left side

Picture courtesy of Royal Signals Historical Collection, Fredericia

 

Danish Army Specific: The Bedford A5 entered service in the Danish Army around 1955. The 3.000 kg truck was primarily used for on-road cargo transportation, drivers training etc. The cost was around 18.000,- Kr. a piece.
Historical: As for the
A2-model.
Length: 6.59 m (257 inches).
Width: 2.30 m (90 inches).
Height: 2.88 m (112 inches).
Weight: 6.050 kg (13.310 lb.).
Engine
: 6-cylinder 3.519 cm3 (215 cubic inches), liquid cooled.
Horsepower: 84 hp at 3.100 rpm.
Transmission: 4-speed.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 12 volt, positive ground.
Brakes: Hydraulic.
Tyres: 7.50 x 20.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 91 liter (20 gallons).
Range: N/A.
Crew: 1 + 21.
Variants:
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