A fragment proof mobile shield gives shelter
for the MAXX operator. So the visual control of all operations
and movements is a combination of real ‘naked eye'
view and the possibilities of an advanced video system which
provides several views on the machine and it's tools.
An appropriate safety distance between the
TURTLE and the MAXX is about 10 meters.
The Turtle is based on a commercial Off the
Shelf 6 x 4 diesel engine powered vehicle. The armouring
is done by WMF, Namibia, known worldwide for their knowhow
and quality work.
The is equipped with all necessary comms and
a CCTV-system including a daylight-flatscreen for the incoming
video and data signals.
Features and Specifications of the
18 hp, overhead valve, 3-cylinder, liquid-cooled,
4-cycle diesel engine improves fuel economy
4-wheel drive provides superior traction
Continuously variable transmission eliminates
shifting; speeds from 0 to 18 mph
Standard differential lock helps vehicle
pull through tough spots
Standard high flotation tires minimize
ground compaction, improve traction in mud, and flex over
bumps for a smooth ride
Low center of gravity enhances stability
Tight, 24.8-ft. turning clearance circle
16-gauge-steel, 11.2 cu. ft. capacity
cargo box hauls up to 1,000 lb.
Compact design allows unit to be hauled
in the bed of most full-size pickup trucks