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Centaur 954DT Turbo Diesel 8x8 Avenger 750Hdi
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Model Information
The CENTAUR 8x8 is engineered to be a reliable partner in the toughest conditions imaginable, and can cross streams, go through mud and over rocks, snow, and ice. With a total load capacity of 1500 lbs. on land, the CENTAUR transports a crew of two plus supplies to remote job locations.

Features
Water crossing with a fording depth of 25" (660 mm)
Automotive steering, brakes and accelerator controls
Conventional "H" pattern HI, LOW and REV shift control
Insulated cab with front and rear windshield, wiper and roof
Low fuel consumption even under sever load conditions

Standard Equipment
12 Volt outlet for portable equipment
Full length skid plate for lower body protection
LCD Digital Gauge Cluster features Speedometer, Odometer, Voltometer, Hourmeter, Tachometer, Engine Coolant, Temperature, plus Low Oil Pressure, Parking Brake Reminder and Check Engine Lights, Water in fuel indicator and preheat timer.
Swing out steel frame, canvas wrapped doors
HEAT AT190 25x12.00-9 NHS Tyres

Specifications
Engine DM 954 DT (Turbo Diesel) Briggs & Stratton Daihatsu
Type Turbo diesel, in line 3 cylinder, 4 cycle, liquid cooled
Horsepower 34 hp @ governed 3800 rpm
Displacement 952 cc (58 cu in)
Torque 58 ft./lbs. @ 2400 rpm
Electrical 12 volt, 60 amp alternator, 960 CCA battery, dash mounted glow-plug-on and water in-fuel indicators
Brakes Hydraulic disc brake with hand operated mechanical parking brake
Steering Skid steered via SAUER DANFOSS 15 Series Transmission
Driver Controls LCD Digital Gauge Cluster features Speedometer, Odometer, Voltometer, Hourmeter, Tachometer, Engine Coolant, Temperature, plus Low Oil Pressure, Parking Brake Reminder and Check Engine Lights, Water in fuel indicator and preheat timer. Steering wheel, dash mounted HI, LOW and REV gear selector with floor mounted accelerator and brake pedals.
Clutch and Transmission Continuously variable belt driven torque converter (CVT). Dual differential transmission, HI, LOW, NEUTRAL and REV
Final Drive System RC80 roller chains from transmission to eight 1.59" (40mm) diameter axles. Automatically adjusted tensioner for each drive chain. Tapered roller bearings in an oil bath support each axle. Semi-automatic chain lubrication system.
Frame Powder coated, 3" tubular steel, lower body support pan, welded construction. FEA analyzed for strength and durability
Body Vacuum formed lower hull and standard full skid plate formed from high density polyethelene (HDPE)
Load Capacity - On Land 1500 lbs/680 kg
Load Capacity - On Water 700 lbs/320 kg
Towing Capacity 2000 lbs/907 kg of drawbar pull
Seating Capacity Front bench seat for two persons
Fuel Capacity 12.6 U.S. gal./48 litres providing approx. 10 hours of operation
Speed - On Land 28 mph/45 km/h
Shipping Weight 2200 lbs/1000 kg
Tyres HEAT AT190 25x12.00-9 NHS
Vehicle Weight 2520 lbs/1143 kg with Multi-Purpose Tracks - 2720 lbs/1234 kg with Snow Tracks
Ground Pressure TyresZero Penetration 5 PSI/34 kPa
Ground Pressure Multi Purpose TracksZero Penetration 1.5 PSI/10 kPa Laden: 2.2 PSI/15 kPa 3" of Penetration 1.0 PSI/6.8 kPa Laden: 1.4 PSI/9.5 kPa
Ground Pressure Snow TracksZero Penetration 0.7 PSI/4.8 kPa Laden: 1.0 PSI/6.8 kPa 3" of Penetration 0.6 PSI/4.1 kPa Laden: 0.9 PSI/6.1 kPa
Ground Clearance8"/200 mm to centre of lower body
Operating Conditions All weather, all terrain, -40F to +104F (-40C to +40C)
TransportTruck, trailer or helicopter lift