Kleiner Panzerfunkwagen (Sd Kfz 261)

By Christian Ankerstjerne

Technical Information

Kleiner Panzerfunkwagen (Sd Kfz 261)
Crew
Crew 4
Physical Characteristics
Weight 4.45 t
Length 4.80 m
Width 1.95 m
Height 1.75 m
Number of wheels 4
Armor
Front 30 mm
Sides 8 mm
Roof 5.5 mm
Performance
Fuel capacity 110 l
Cruising range 320 km
Cross-country range 200 km
Mileage (road) 0.34 l/km
Mileage (cross-country) 0.55 l/km
Engine
Net h.p. 85
Armament
Auxillary weapon MP 38
Ammunition Storage
Auxillary weapon 192
Radio Equipment
Radio
  • Kl. Pz. Fu. Tr "d" (mot)
  • Fu. Ger. Fu. 12
  • Fu. Spr. Ger. "a"

Additional Reading

Sd Kfz 261 photographs (external link)
Photographs of the kleiner Panzerfunkwagen (Sd Kfz 261) at Panzerphotos.
S Pz Fu Wg (8-Rad) (Sd Kfz 263)
Information about the Schwerer Panzerfunkwagen (8-Rad) (Sd Kfz 263).

Sources

  1. PAWLAS, Karl R. Waffen-Revue W 127 - Datenblätter für Heeres-Waffen, -Fahrzeuge und Gerät. Nurnberg : Publizistisches Archiv für Militär- und Waffenwessen, 1976. 248 p. ISBN 3-88088-213-4.