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Hydrema R1820C,  D (Rear view, left side)


Rear view, left side

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Danish Army Specific: 4 units bought second hand from the Swedish Army.
: The Hydrema R 1820 is a powerful, high-capacity excavator (18-20 tonnes). It has a two-piece boom configuration for extended reach, height and low front turning radius. A neck cylinder provides safe stowage when travelling. The unit can be fitted with various track types, depending on ground conditions. The R1820 can also be used for vegetation cutting.
A large armoured cab gives the operator protection against fragments and bullets to level C4 according to DIN 52290 (Deutsche Industrie Norm), part 2 (cal. 7.62x 51mm)Computerised instrumentation provides information such as running time, maintenance scheduling etc., to the operator.
Four systems were purchased by the Swedish military.
Length: N/A.
Width: N/A.
Height: N/A.
Weight: 18.000 kg (39.600 lb.) (approx.).
: 4-cylinder Perkins, type 1004-40 TW, 4.000 cm3 (244 cubic inches), turbo charged, intercooler, liquid cooled.
Horsepower: 124 at 2.200 rpm.
Transmission: 2-speed.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 24V, negative ground.
Brakes: N/A.
Fording depth:
without preparation: N/A.
with deep water fording kit: N/A.
Tyres: None.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 250 liter (55 gallons).
Range: N/A.
Crew: 1.
Additional: 180 liter hydraulic tank capacity.

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