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Caterpillar D6C (Front view, right side)


  Front view, right side

Picture courtesy of Engineers Historical Collection


Danish Army Specific: Purchased the D6C series 47J1-up in beginning of the sixties.
: Introduced in 1963, the Caterpillar D6C was a commercial-type medium-size full-track tractor with angling bulldozer. Army designation was "Tractor, Full-Tracked, Low-Speed, DED, 12.000 to 17.000 DBP, with Hydraulic Bulldozer".
Length: 4.73 m (184 inches), w/dozer 5.95 m (232 inches).
Width: 2.47 m (96 inches), w/dozer 3.05 m (119 inches).
Height: 2.70 m (105 inches).
Weight: 15.000 kg (33.000 lb.).
: Own 6-cylinder, type D3306/PC, 10.500 cm3 (638 cubic inches), turbo charged.
Horsepower: 140 at 1.800 rpm.
Transmission: Torque Divider and Power Shift, 3 speed forward and reverse.
Transfer case: None.
Electrical system: 24 volt.
Brakes: N/A.
Fording depth:
without preparation: N/A.
Tyres: None.
Fuel type: Diesel.
Fuel capacity: 295 liter (65 gallons).
Range: N/A.
Crew: 1.
Additional: No 163 Hydraulic Control for Hydraulic S Blade with tilt and Hyster W6E 28 ton Winch.

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