An additional diesel tank was fitted in the space where the spare tyre is typically stowed on the Unimog 1300. Where to put the massive R20 spare?
Since our mog cab roof was fitted with a hatch, we ruled out that space. Anything mounted to the front bumper would impede the view. A swing-away tyre carrier on the rear would be the only solution for us. It was to become a daunting project that was the source of many sleepless nights for Laddie.
The construction of the ambulance side wall had to be uncovered so that attachment points could be determined. Then a plan could be devised.
Once a welder was located the initial task to affix 3/8″ steel plates was completed.
Now that interior wall could be closed in and work on the galley could proceed. Yahoo.