Rotatrailer (E1949.361)

Rotatrailer
Rotatrailer
vehicle info
Precise Name
Rotatrailer
Country of Use
U.K.
production
Manufactured
1942, Tecalmit
Era
World War 2
Nationality
British
location in the museum
Desert Section
Primarily designed to increase range of Crusader and Matilda Tanks in Western Desert. Very unpopular with tank crews as difficult to manoeuvre when reversing. Could be towed at maximum tank speed. It was not armoured

Carried rations for 12 man/days. 10 gallons drinking water.
Vehicle Statistics
1000rounds
Number (Projectile)
120gall
Capacity (Fuel)
40rounds
Number (Projectile)
3.13m
Length (Overall)
1.73m
Width (Overall)
1.17m
Height (Overall)
0.63tonnes
Weight (Overall)