Specific: Introduced in the
Danish Army in 1954. Each truck was around 18.000,- Kr. a
piece. The chassis were delivered
through Ford Motor Company A/S in Copenhagen. The
bodywork was made by Ringsted Karosserifabrik.
Used for cargo, drivers training and as compressor
truck (95 kb) by
Historical: The Ford Thames was
introduced in 1949 to replace the pre-war Fordson 7V
range. It was available in a choice of wheelbase lengths
and weight classifications covering 2 to 5 tons. Sussex
made a 6 x 4 conversion for heavier loads. The ET7 used
Fords well known V8 petrol engine and the ET7 a Perkins
P6 diesel. The cab was designed by Briggs Motor Bodies.
Length: 6.55 m (255 inches).
Width: 2.30 m (90 inches).
Height: 3.15 m (123 inches).
Engine: V8-cylinder, 3.622 cm3 (221 cubic inches),
Horsepower: 85 at 3.500 rpm.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 6 volt.
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Fuel type: Petrol.
Fuel capacity: 63 liter (14 gallons).