|Type||Cable Pulling Unit|
|Use||Cable pulling in conjunction with a cable lorry|
|Registration Number||MRK 793L|
|Date of picture||1973|
This vehicle is basically a self mobile winch equipped with a boom and drop-arm which serve as a guiding system to lead the winch rope to the duct mouth.
The drop-arm carries a cable sheave. This allows cable to be drawn up to the full length of the drop arm, if required. The boom and the winch have a hydraulic drive taken from the vehicle engine.
A high capacity water pump for emptying manholes is also provided.
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