Light Support Vehicle Wheel (LSVW)

Description

Description

The LSVW is used by all combat arms and logistical units in urban and cross country operations. It provides administration and logistic support to Units and Brigades.

The LSVW is a 4x4 truck with a 3200mm wheel base, and is powered by a 4 cylinder, 2.5 litre turbocharged diesel engine. It is equipped to accommodate add on armour, and a variety of  weapons.

Variants

Variants

  •          Cargo/Troop carrier
  •          MRT/Maintenance
  •          Ambulance
  •          Line Truck/Cable Layer
  •          Military Police
  •          Communications/EW/Ops
  •          Field Office/Administration
  •          Mortar
  •          JavelinKit (removed from service)
Specifications

Specifications

Weight

  • Basic weight: 5250kg
  • Combat weight: 6550kg

Dimensions

  • Length: 5750mm
  • Width:  2010mm
  • Height: 2535mm to 2720mm

Mobility

  • On-road speed: max 98km hr
  • Off-road speed: max 65km hr
  • On-road range: 450km at 50km hr
  • Off road range:
  • Maximum grade: 60% uphill
  • Side slope: 30%

Fuel

  • Type: Diesel
  • Capacity: 90lt
  • Consumption: 5km per lt

Capabilities

  • Arctic: Yes
  • Add-on armour: Yes

Crew

  • Personnel: 2-3
  • Passengers: 6 troops in the back of cargo troop carrier
The G Wagon in Action

The Light Support Vehicle Wheeled is also known as the LSVW

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