Type of Manual. This manual provides instructions for operation and maintenance of the Family of
Medium Tactical Vehicle Trailers (FMTVT). Maintenance procedures are given at operational, and field
levels. In addition, this manual contains a list of repair parts and special tools required for trailer
maintenance. The FMTVT will herein be referred to as the trailer, unless a distinction must be made
between trailer models.
Name and Model. The trailer names and model numbers are listed below:
Light Medium Tactical Vehicle Trailer (LMTVT)
Medium Tactical Vehicle Trailer (MTVT)
Purpose of Equipment. The trailers are designed for tactical use. The purpose of these trailers is as
M1082 is a two-wheeled trailer capable of carrying up to 5,000 lb (2,268 kg).
M1095 is a four-wheeled trailer capable of carrying up to 10,000 lb (4,536 kg).