Oldtimer picture gallery. Trucks. ZIS-5 based specialcars of non-ZIS models.

There were many kinds of special bodies based on ZIS-5: field technical repair vans, miscellaneous food and goods vans, fire engines, militia prisontrucks, buses, tanks, tram and trolleybus contact wire repair vans, street washers, sand throwers, cranes, brickpiles transporters and so on.
103k image of PMZ-11 "PMZ-11" fire engine. 103k image of PMZ-11, restored by Estonian club UNIC members. PMZ means "Pozharnaya Mashina ZIS" (Fire Engine ZIS).

Below is the list of ZIS-5 non-factory modifications:
AK-5 - 1947-? crane (from plant in Odessa)
ASM - 1946-? sewage disposal tank truck
ZIS-5AC - tank truck
bread delivery van
brickpiles transporter
BZ-39 - 1939-? fuel tank truck with pump
BZ-43 - 1943-50 fuel tank truck with pump
fair ladder
floodlight carrier
contact line repair, 26k b/w image
learning truck for new drivers - 5-6-seater 4-door cabin
1935 - ? LET, electromobile, 15k scale model image
"Letuchka typ B" - field technical repair
mail delivery
MKPO - 1937-? fire engine
open bus
PARM-1 - 1941-44 field technical repair
PM-11 - 1949-51-? UralZIS-5 and 5M based fire engine
PMZ-11 - ?-1937-? fire engine
PMZ-11 - 1946-1955? fire tank truck with 5-6-seater 4-door cabin
PMZ-2 and 2U - 1937-? fire tank truck
PMZ-3 and 3U - 1937-1940 fire tank truck with extinguishers (hardtop/open cabs)
PMZ-3AC - 1937-1940 fire tank on ZIS-5AC base
PMZ-8 - 1939-40 fire engine
semivan - rear wall free van occupying front half of cargo division of standard board platform
street anti-ice sand thrower
street sweeper and cleaner with round brush and snowplough, 14k b/w photo
street washer tank truck
1935 - ? tank-truck with vacuum pump, 16k scale model image
vans - miscellaneous types
VMZ-43 - 1943-? water/oil/fuel tank truck with pump
VVK-200 - compressor
ZIS-5 Kara-Kum rally equipped truck - 1933
ZIS-5L - tractor
Anti-tank gun, few mounted in Leningrad on ZiS-5 chassis in days of heroic battle for our North capital, 124k b/w photos from Leningrad State Archive of cinema- and photodocuments, courtesy of Andrei Gontcharov, Estonia (RUSSIAN ARMORED ZONE)

Some strings here are taken from scale models list, distributed by Alex Barmasov, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia.
If you are model collector, you can buy Soviet vehicles models from Peresvet.
If you have to add, ask or correct me, you are welcome to write me by E-mail Contact. Andrei Bogomolov.
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Last updated 20 VIII 1998.