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by Jeremy Rowland
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:36 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: my new jcb 3dmk3
Replies: 9
Views: 375

Re: my new jcb 3dmk3

Markus I am in the process of replacing lots of low pressure hydraulic hoses on the old Poclain excavator that I will one day set about restoring; technically if the machine has been stood a while there should be no pressure left in the system but it does not hurt to operate the controls with the en...
by Jeremy Rowland
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:20 am
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Vermeer pile driver's
Replies: 1
Views: 35

Re: Vermeer pile driver's

Nice one Paul :thumbup: :claphands: always good to learn something new and in this world every day brings something new along. :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Tue Apr 24, 2018 7:18 am
Forum: Paving Equipment
Topic: Benford MBR 71 Roller
Replies: 2
Views: 36

Re: Benford MBR 71 Roller

Rich all belts stretch so there must be a way to adjust the tension; what does the top pulley look like? Years ago when I worked on trucks the compressor drive belt on the Seddon Atkinson 200 Series engine was adjusted by shims in the pulley, you simply took the front off the pulley and took a shim ...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Apr 15, 2018 5:02 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 22/04/2018
Replies: 2861
Views: 211045

Re: Classic pictures Updated 15/04/2018

essexpete wrote:That last photo will have a certain person coming over all sweaty!

Is the rope shovel moving snow in Paris? looks like an Austin A35 in the background. Perhaps winter of 62/63?



Yes a nice 580D there :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Apr 13, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 22/04/2018
Replies: 2861
Views: 211045

Re: Classic pictures Updated 08/04/2018

What are these massive engines powering Jeremy? I was thinking of hanging around to watch the lump being unloaded and perhaps if the weather conditions had been better I may have, however I spoke to the chap who runs the unit next door and he informed me that after all the messing around trying to ...
by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:26 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 22/04/2018
Replies: 2861
Views: 211045

Re: Classic pictures Updated 08/04/2018

essexpete wrote:What are these massive engines powering Jeremy?


Pete I'm not sure I think some are used in large industrial plants and the like for power generation purposes.

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Apr 12, 2018 7:10 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: Jcb 3cx black cab manual
Replies: 5
Views: 142

Re: Jcb 3cx black cab manual

joeyjoe wrote:I am having trouble finding the download section, where is it located under?
Thanks



Look towards the top left of the page next to 'quick links' and 'FAQ' you will see the 'Downloads' tab click on the word and it will take you to them. :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Wed Apr 11, 2018 8:44 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 22/04/2018
Replies: 2861
Views: 211045

Re: Classic pictures Updated 08/04/2018

Another heavy load that turned up at the unit next door to where I work today; sadly there was a hold up with the lift and it was still on the trailer when I left work, the load which is a Rolls Royce Bergen engine was being loaded onto skates to enable a Versalift fork truck to push it into the wor...
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Apr 09, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 1071

Re: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018

I think that Craigs rusting Track Marshall wins this one :claphands: I am not going to start a new photo competition perhaps we need to give it a rest for a while; many thanks to all who have entered photos over the years the competition has been held :bow:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Apr 08, 2018 9:21 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 18
Views: 1412

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

Well life has been busy of recent and getting up to said Poclain and Hymac have been a problem for me I like to book a Thursday off work to go up there as Andrew Beaulah and the other lads who work on the machines are present however I have just been too busy so I managed to get in a 'flying' visit ...

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