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by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Feb 19, 2018 8:31 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 19/02/2018
Replies: 2811
Views: 196953

Re: Classic pictures Updated 19/02/2018

Two Ford powered 580C pics there nice :claphands: :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Paving Equipment
Topic: Buffalo Springfield
Replies: 4
Views: 68

Re: Buffalo Springfield

Good luck with it David :thumbup: I'm only guessing here but it could have come over during the war in order to facilitate the building of runways?

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Feb 18, 2018 5:19 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

Top man. We ran a GCK120 for quite a few years, eventually getting hold of a scrap machine for spares to keep it going. CK denotes a heavier duty model for quarry use etc. Main difference is use of higher pressure hydraulics than other machines, so be sure to use Multispiral hoses. Pumps and motors...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Feb 18, 2018 1:37 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

essexpete wrote:Well done Jeremy . I guess when fettled the Poclain will be in a different league to the Hymac.



Yes Pete it's a totally different beast than the Hymac it will make an interesting comparison. :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Feb 18, 2018 1:31 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

Hi Jeremy. What make and size is the engine fitted to it? Norm :think: Norman it's got a five pot Magirus Deutz engine fitted into it I have no other details on power etc. it will be a steeper learning curve than with the Hymac, I went and got some more parts for the 580BT today one steel hydraulic...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

Hi Jeremy. What make and size is the engine fitted to it? Norm :think: Norman it's got a five pot Magirus Deutz engine fitted into it I have no other details on power etc. it will be a steeper learning curve than with the Hymac, I went and got some more parts for the 580BT today one steel hydraulic...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sat Feb 17, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: New owner of Hymac 580B
Replies: 55
Views: 1678

Re: New owner of Hymac 580B

Must say I could not imagine trying to do a job like that in snow like that ;) great effort there by you and your father Andy. :bow:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Feb 16, 2018 10:44 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 10
Views: 182

Poclain 75 CKB

Oops I went and did it again :doh: yep I got another machine to restore and mess about with I must be mad! Okay so this does not mean that the work on the Hymac is finished because I am just getting into my stride with that and enjoying every bit of what I am doing, so why the Poclain? Well I am a r...
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Feb 16, 2018 2:47 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: New battery lead U/S
Replies: 4
Views: 69

Re: New battery lead U/S

Yes Ian great advice there :thumbup: I have had duff new parts in the past when repairing cars, one instance I replaced a pair of points in my parents Vauxhall Chevette that I was servicing for them, the car would not start with the new set of points, I cleaned the old ones off refitted them and the...
by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Feb 15, 2018 11:20 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Hymac 580BT 1969
Replies: 89
Views: 8195

Re: Hymac 580BT 1969

Had the day off work today to go and get a bit more done on my 580BT to be fair the weather was too crap for any painting to be done, however I did manage to get the 'Peter Hamilton Equipment' badge fitted in the cab, got the engine stop cable fitted and working properly after my disaster when the c...

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