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Diamond T 968A, 6 x 6, 6V (Front view, left side)

 
 

Front view, left side

Picture from Danish Army publication


Danish Army Specific: Delivered as part of the MDAP 1951/55. Closed cab (100 kb) versions delivered as well.
Historical
: Design and development of the model 968 began in 1939, and it was adapted for production in 1940. Based on the Diamond T 967 and produced from 1941 to 1945.
From 1943 most produced with soft-top. Total produced cargo-trucks around 9.000.
Length: 6.83 m (266 inches).
Width: 2.44 m (95 inches).
Height: 3.05 m (118 inches).
Weight: 12.100 kg (26.620 lb.).
Engine
: Hercules RXC 6-cylinder, 8.668 cm3 (529 cubic inches) displacement, liquid cooled, carburetor.
Horsepower: 106 at 2.300 rpm.
Transmission: 5-speed (OD top) gearbox.
Transfer case: 2 speed, type Wisconsin T76.
Electrical system: 6 volt, starter 12 volt, positive ground.
Brakes: Air.
Tyres: 9.00 - 20.
Fording depth:
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 225 liter (50 gallons).
Range: 215 km (134 miles).
Crew: 1 + 17.
Armament: Some mounted with ringmount for 12.7 mm (cal .50) MG (shown).
Additional: Some mounted with Gar Wood 3.U.615 7.5 ton winch.


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