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Canvas door pilot model      
In 1944, a lightweight canvas door model was introduced into the Australian CMP range. This was because of the tropical operating theatre of most of the Australian CMPs. These pictures are of a pre-production pilot model on a Ford F15 chassis. The subsequent production doors did not use the large "C" fillet here but did have an extended hinge area on the cab. They were also fitted with a small bar across the bottom to stop objects rolling out of the cab when the doors were removed. Canvas straps were fitted when the doors were off.