Roy & Ellen MB 917 AF (#1254)

Just bought this truck. Comming 5 years we will turn this formor militairy truck into our expedition verhicle.

General Information

Manufacturer and model Mercedes Benz 917 AF
Name Staartje
Country Netherlands
Year of manufacture 1987
For sale? no


Engine type OM 366
Cubic capacity 6 liter
Number of cylinders 6
Horsepower 170 Ps
Torque 400 Nm


4x2, 4x4, 6x6, 8x8 4x4
Wheel base 3,1 m
Number of seats 7
Tyre size 9R22,5
Tank capacity 125
Diesel filter no
- Zulässiges Gesamtgewicht 9t (ablastbar)
- Laenge: 6,2 m
- Breite: 2,4 m
- Hoehe: 3,05 m
- 5+1 Gänge synchronisiert
- Permanenter Allradantrieb
- Mitteldifferentialsperre + Untersetzung
- Vmax > 110km/h
- Radstand 3,1m
- Servolenkung
- AHK hinten und 2 Zugaugen vorne (original)
- Rampenwinkel vorne & hinten: 30 grad
Permanent or manually selectable 4-wheel drive Permanent
Diff locks Central


Manufacturer of the cabin Ruttchen
Cabin material Aluminium
Number of beds 7 (in the cabin a 2-person sliding bed and a 2-person bed on the couch/table, 1 bed behind the driver seat and 2 places in the roof-top-tent)
Windows 2 Outbound
Subframe non


Material of furniture Pappelsperrholz 12mm

Cooking stove

Cooking stove Gas
Gas installation 2 flaschen von 5 liter

Water system

Capacity of fresh water tank(s) 140 l
Capacity of waste water tank(s) 55 l grey water


Manufacturer and type of toilet Privy 500 Trockentoilette
Capacity of black water tank 45 l urine
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owner Roy Welsing 
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