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Catarpillar 950 (Front view, right side)


Front view, right side

Picture courtesy of Martin Pagh, Horsens


Danish Army Specific: 8 standard Gossilies produced Caterpillar 950 Wheel Loader s/n 43J1-UP were modified according to Danish Army Specification.  Fitted with hydraulic winch, ground driven supplementary steering circuit, equipment quick coupler, rear fenders, army standard electrical receptacle and few other minor changes.
The attachment quick coupler allows easy change between the lift fork, bucket, crane and other special equipment.
The loader also saw service in the former
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Length: 5.60 m (218 inches).
Width: 2.59 m (101 inches).
Height: 3.32 m (129 inches).
Weight: 15.300 kg (33.660 lb.).
: 4-cylinder Caterpillar, type 3304T, 7.000 cm3 (427 cubic inches), turbo charged.
Horsepower: 130 at 2.150 rpm.
Transmission: 4-speed Caterpillar 1P 5254 power-shift transmission with torque converter.
Transfer case: Part of standard transmission system.
Electrical system: 24 volt.
Brakes: Air-over hydraulic with separate circuit for each axle.
Fording depth:
without preparation: 0.9 m (35 inches)
Tyres: 20.5 - 25.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 200 liter (44 gallons).
Range: N/A.
Crew: 1.
Additional: The engine is equipped with glow plugs for low temperature start. The cooling system is a pressurized water/glycol system with integrated transmission- and engine oil coolers. The parking brake is an air released, spring activated drive line brake, which acts as safety brake, in case of lost air pressure. The steering system is Orbitrol-over-hydraulic pivot steering with separate circuits. In case of engine stop the ground driven hydraulic circuit secures safe steering when vehicle is rolling. Mounted with hydraulic driven Sepson 6301 B 10 ton winch.

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