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Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle

 

German Dingo 2GE A3.3 Patrol & Security Vehicle


Specifications

Country of Origin/Used by: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Germany, Luxembourg & Norway
First Produced/Service Dates: 2005
Manufactured by: Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
Crew: Up to 1+6 depending on Variant
Armament:  (1) MG3A1T 7.62mm Machine Gun. Some Variants can be fitted with the FLW 100 or FLW200 Remote Weapons Station (RWS) which can also accomodate the M2HB 12.7mm Heavy MG or HK 40mm Automatic Grenade Launcher.
Engine: 4 Cylinder Turbo-Diesel Engine (218 HP Mercedes-Benz OM 924LA)
Miscellaneous Info: The Dingo 2 is based upon the Mercedes-Benz UNIMOG U5000 (FGA 12.5 Special) chassis and succeeded the Dingo 1 All-Protected Vehicle Series.  The German translation for All-Protected Vehicle is Allschutz-Transport Fahrzeug (ATF).  SOME variants of the Dingo 2 are the Ambulance, Command Post, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, Loudspeaker System Opinfo, Maintenance, Mine-Roller, Nuclear-Biological-Chemical Reconnaissance, Patrol & Security, Patrol Vehicle with Electronic Countermeasure System, Personnel/Material Transport, Pick-Up, Psychological Operations, Reconnaissance, Recovery and System Maintenance Senior NCO Vehicles. The Dingo 2 HD (Heavy Duty) ATF followed upon this series in 2011.  The HD version had many improvements made, including upgraded components/systems which lead to an increased capacity/payload, but at the same size as the Dingo 2.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available

Photos

Reference Source/Provider
Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle Photos (Fitted with alternate non-production hood) Neil Baumgardner - Arlington, Virginia USA
Austrian Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle Photos Rainer Tunkowitsch - Vienna, Austria
  German Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle Photo David Haugh - Content Editor
  German Dingo 2 GE A3.1 Operative Informantionen (Psy Ops) Vehicle Photo Ralph Zwilling - Editor of Tank Masters DE website
  German Dingo 2 GE C1 GSI -Gefechtsschadensinstandsetzung (Maintenance Truck) Photo Ralph Zwilling
German Dingo 2 All-Protected NBC Reconnaissance Vehicle Photos Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
  German Dingo 2 GE A3.3 Patrol and Security Vehicle Photo Ralph Zwilling
German Dingo 2 Pick-Up (With Bridgelayer Apparatus) Photos Anonymous
German Dingo 2 Recovery Vehicle Photos Anonymous
Austrian Dingo 2 All-Protected Ambulance Photos Rainer Tunkowitsch
Austrian Dingo 2 All-Protected NBC Reconnaissance Vehicle Photos Rainer Tunkowitsch
    Austrian Dingo 2 All-Protected NBC Reconnaissance Vehicle Photos Austrian Bundsheer
Belgian Dingo 2 All-Protected Ambulance Photos William Testaert - Brussels, Belgium
Belgian Dingo 2 All-Protected Command Post Photos Erik Hendriks - The Netherlands

References Available

Online

Reference Source/Provider
Dingo 2 ATF Information & Photos Army Guide.com
Dingo 2 ATF Information & Photos Army-Technology.Com
Dingo 2 ATF Information & Photos Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
Dingo 2 ATF Information & Photos Tank-Masters.DE Website
Dingo 2 ATF Photos (Alfons Mayr) Prime Portal
Dingo 2 ATF Photos (Ulrich Wrede) Prime Portal
Dingo 2 ATF Photos (Ulrich Wrede) Prime Portal

Printed

Reference Author
Dingo 2 GE A3.3 PatSi German Protected Patrol Vehicle" (In Detail: Fast Track 12) (Tankograd Publications) Ralph Zwilling
Dingo 2 - The All-Protected Transport Vehicle ATF Dingo 2 in Modern German Army Service (5037) (Tankograd Publications) Ralph Zwilling
GECON- ISAF: Desert Camouflage Schemes of the Vehicles of the German ISAF Contingent in Afghanistan (Tankograd Publications) Carl Schulze
GECON- ISAF: The Vehicles of the Modern German Army in Afghanistan (Tankograd Publications) Gert Burkert-Opitz & Clemens Niesner
"KMW Dingo 2"  Militar Fahrzeug (1st Quarter: 2006) (Tankograd Publications) Stefan Marx

"Three-Pointed Star" (January 2010 Issue of Military Machines InternationalMagazine)

Shaun Connors

"Wild Canine" (January 2018 Issue of Airfix Model WorldMagazine) [Covers a build of the 1/35 Revell of Germany Dingo 2GE A3.3 PatSi kit as a "fantasy" Kurdish operated vehicle]

Paul Cawte

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Model Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Dingo 2 A2 PatSi Model Kit (3233) Revell of Germany 1/35 Injection Molded Plastic
Dingo 2 A2.3 PatSi Model Kit (3284) Revell of Germany 1/35 Injection Molded Plastic
       
Aftermarket Set Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Dingo Wheel Set (T35196) Black Dog 1/35 Resin. For the Revell of Germany Kit.
Dingo 2 GE C1 GSI (Maintenance Vehicle) Conversion (T35198) Black Dog 1/35 Resin. For Revell of Germany Kit
FLW 200 Remote Weapons System (LRE35243) DEF Model 1/35 Resin.
ATF Dingo 2 GE A2 PatSi Interior Detail Set (36263) Eduard 1/35 Photo Etched Parts.  For Revell of Germany Model Kit.
ATF Dingo 2 GE A2 PatSi Exterior Detail Set (36264) Eduard 1/35 Photo Etched Parts.  For Revell of Germany Model Kit.
Dingo 2 GE C1 (Maintenance Vehicle) Conversion (F3055) MK Model 1/35 Resin. For Revell of Germany Model Kit.
ATF Dingo 2 Bundeswehr "MITAS" Wheel Set (MR35499) MR Modellbau 1/35 Resin; For the Revell of Germany Model Kit.
ATF Dingo 2 Bundeswehr "Michelin" Wheel Set (MR3550) MR Modellbau 1/35 Resin; For the Revell of Germany Model Kit.
ATV Dingo 2 Road Wheels (RE35-438) PanzerArt 1/35 Resin.
Dingo 2 GE A2 Wheel Set (RMA35260) Real Model 1/35 Resin. For Revell of Germany Model Kit.
German ATF Dingo 2 GE A2 PatSi Detail Set (PE35673) Voyager Model 1/35 Photo Etched Brass.  For Revell of Germany Model Kit.

Model Photos

Reference Source/Provider