Foden 6×6


Heavy recovery truck

The Foden 6×6 fitted with the EKA 6500EA12 Recovery Unit remains the British Army’s primary Heavy Recovery Unit which is used to recover any, and all, of their wheeled vehicles. When not being used to recover other vehicles its 36T/m crane will be incredibly useful on a daily basis. Front & rear mounted winches are also fitted as standard.




For use as a:

Recovery Truck
Truck Tractor (T/T)
Specification Summary

ENGINE: Rolls Royce Eagle 290L
CAB: Driver + 1, tilting, crew cab.
DRIVE: Rhd
TYRES: 1600xR20
RECOVERY: EKA6500EA12, capable of 30T straight tow, 16T suspended tow, 10T front winch, 25T rear winch, and 36T/m crane.
GVM: 27000 kg
CRANE: EKA 36/Tm
LIFTING CAPACITY: 12.5 T at 2.9m, 4.80T at 7.7m



DESIGN MASSES (kg) & DIMENSIONS (mm)

GVM: 27000
FRONT AXLE: 10000
MID-REAR AXLE: 10000
REAR AXLE: 10000
OVERALL LENGTH: 9055
OVERALL WIDTH: 2492
OVERALL HEIGHT: 3550
GROUND CLEARANCE: 380
WHEELBASE: 4730 / 1500



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