Oldtimer gallery. Trucks. Tractors. ChTZ. S-60.
Years of production: 1 VI 1933 - 1937
Soviet copy of American Caterpillar 60
Overall production: appr. 69100
agricultural heavy full-track tractor, but
mainly produced for the Red Army
Engine: own 60hp/650rpm, carburetter straight 4-cylinder 4-stroke OHV, 18474cc
Bore/Stroke: 165/216 mm
Compression ratio: 3,96 : 1
Carburetter type: "Ensign-ChTZ"
Length: 4090 mm, width: 2395 mm,
height: 2770 mm
Track (by tracks middle): 1825mm
Track width: 500 mm
405mm (non-plunged spurs)
Turning radius: 4,09 m
6 Volt electrics
Generator type and power:
"GAU", 100 Watt
Gearbox: 3 forward, 1 back
Ratios: I - 2,28; II - 1,70; III - 1,19; rear - 3,24
x transmission ratio (15,57)
Rear sprockets drive
Weight: 9520 kg
Towing pintle capacity: I gear - 4450 kg; II gear - 3325 kg, III gear - 2320 kg
Minimal/maximal speed: 3,0...5,9 km/h
Fuel tank capacity: 309 Ltr. - ligroine, +
16 Ltr. - petrol (for engine start only)
Fuel consumption: ?
Maximal ford depth: ? m
Maximal wall crossing height: ? m
Maximal trench crossing: ? m
One of few main artillery transporters in the Red Army, especially in the first stage of the war.
Many of these vehicle have been captured and used by German Wehrmacht.
Photos and data are from:
Bart Vanderveen "Historic Military Vehicles Directory", An After the Battle publication, 1989.
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Last updated 3 VII 2004. Andrei Bogomolov. Contact Information.