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Volvo BM 540RB / Kockum 540RB

The 540RB had a rubber body and was available as an alternative to the rock body on the 540. This wear layer of vulcanized rubber increased the service life of the body considerably and reduced noise level during loading and unloading.

Production year 1981-1987

540 Rubber Body specifications
Engine Scania DSI 14
Rated output, hp 438
Alt. Engine Cummins KT 1150 C450
Alt. Rated output, hp 456
Alt. Engine Detroit Diesel 12V71TT
Alt. Rated output, hp 456
Transmission Allison CLBT 5962
Payload, t 36,3
Operating weight, t 25,0
Production no. 96
Production year 1981–1987