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Dingo 1 All-Protected Vehicle

 

 


Specifications

Country of Origin/Used by: Germany and Iraq
First Produced/Service Dates: 2000
Manufactured by: Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
Crew: 1+4
Armament: (1) MG3A1T 7.62mm Machine Gun
Engine: 6 Cylinder Turbo-Diesel Engine (240 HP Mercedes-Benz OM 366LA)
Miscellaneous Info: The Dingo 1 is based on a Mercedes-Benz UNIMOG U1550L 4x4 Truck Chassis  The German translation for All-Protected Vehicle is Allschutz-Transport Fahrzeug (ATF).  Variants of the Dingo 1 include Electronic Mine-Protected Support System - Heavy (EMU), Kuckuck/Cuckoo (Used by Military Intelligence Units), Loudspeaker Vehicle TOG, Military Police Squad Vehicle and Patrol & Security Vehicle. This vehicle was quickly succeeded by the Dingo 2 All-Protected Vehicle series.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available

Photos

Reference Source/Provider
    Dingo 1 All-Protected Vehicle Photos Bundesministerium Der Verteidigung (German Ministry of Defense)
      Dingo 1 All-Protected Vehicle Photos Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
  Dingo 1 All-Protected Vehicle Photo Luis Pitarch - Spain

References Available

Online

Reference Source/Provider
Dingo 1 ATF Information & Photos Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
Dingo 1 ATF Information & Photos Tank-Masters.DE Website
Dingo 1 ATF Photos (Ulrich Wrede) Prime Portal Website

Printed

Reference Author
Dingo 1 The All-Protected Transport Vehicle ATF Dingo 1 in Modern German Army Service (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
ISAF Vehicles - Afghanistan 2007: Kabul & Kandahar Area (Mushroom Model Publications)

Book Review by Patrick Keenan
Dick Taylor
Jane's Tank Recognition Guide (4th Edition) Christopher F. Foss
"MRAP Pt 2" Military Machines International Magazine (October 2008 Issue) Shaun Connors

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

Shaun Connors

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Model Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Dingo ATF: Allschutz-Transport Fahrzeug (All Protected Vehicle) Revell of Germany 1/72 Injection Molded Plastic
       
Aftermarket Set Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Dingo ATF Detail Set Extratech 1/72 Photo Etched Brass For Revell of Germany Model Kit.
 ATF Dingo 1 Detail Set (HLH72071)  Hauler  1/72  Photo Etched Brass; For Revell of Germany Model Kit
Dingo ATF Wheels (TT0031) Tracks and Troops 1/72 Resin.
ATF Dingo in ISAF Markings (TT051) Tracks and Troops 1/72 Decal Set.

Model Photos

Reference Source/Provider