Track links

Production differences:

Chain-typechain-width (mm)number of linksproduction type
Zpw 50/280/140280140cast links
Zpw 5001/280/140280140pressed links

The pressed links are drilled for weight. Connection with pins. Each pin with lubricated needle bearings. From February 1944 onward the rubber-pats are replaced by steel caps. That doesn't change anything in the field but limits the speed on the road to 30 km/h. In June of 1944 this step is reversed because of the many steel caps that are lost.


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