Trucks? What are these - any spotters in?

Discussion in 'Weapons, Equipment & Rations' started by Stonker, Aug 14, 2012.

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  1. Stonker

    Stonker LE

    Seen by Stonkerson #1 at a commercial truck servicing operation 2 minutes from the Stonkerpalace in Candleford, we think this thing comes from the DLO complex down the road in Bicester. Anyone tell me what it is? [​IMG]

    . . . . and then there's this rather senior Boche monster:
    spotted by Stonkerson #2in a Frog car park in downtown Bourg Ste Maurice 10 says ago.

    Any offers?
  2. Bottom one is a Belgian registered Box Body on a Mercedes LK-388 chassis circa 1960s
  3. PrinceAlbert

    PrinceAlbert Guest

    The top one looks like a modified Pinz 6x6

  4. PrinceAlbert

    PrinceAlbert Guest

    Because it is:

  5. the other one looks like a Mercedes.
  6. bokkatankie

    bokkatankie Guest

    Could be the CBRN LRT version as per Prince Al above.
  7. PrinceAlbert

    PrinceAlbert Guest

    It the RSgis Special Comms Sqn Pinz, hence the folded down sat comm unit on the roof at the rear.
  8. Stonker

    Stonker LE

    Ta for that.

    Came to the right place.
  9. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    WTF wheres the 501?
  10. PrinceAlbert

    PrinceAlbert Guest

    Are Levis still in business?
  11. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    Wouldn't know jeans are for peasants :)
  12. JT0475

    JT0475 LE

    Probably in the same place as the TSC502 these days, either skipped or mouldering in the Corps museum, which is where 502 yellow should have been 20+ years ago when I had it!

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  13. TheIronDuke

    TheIronDuke LE Book Reviewer

    jarrod's propensity for creating unusual motor homes out of ex-Mil vehicles has much to answer for.
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  14. BiscuitsAB

    BiscuitsAB LE Moderator

    Man portable my arrse! if I ever get to Blandford I may well pop in to the museum and laugh.
  15. mph1977

    mph1977 War Hero

    and similar in profile to the 'trauma management vehicle' aka airfield crash rescue ambulance pinz ...