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by hair bear
Mon Jul 06, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 05/07/2020
Replies: 3391
Views: 472687
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 05/07/2020

At a max of 2000 or so rpm I guess they were slow, but you could probably pull away in top.
by hair bear
Sun Jul 05, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Workplaces/Job reports
Topic: Lichfield & Hatherton Canal Restoration Trust
Replies: 12
Views: 168
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Re: Lichfield & Hatherton Canal Restoration Trust

Closer to home, and your hobby helps theirs. What's not to like?
by hair bear
Sun Jul 05, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 05/07/2020
Replies: 3391
Views: 472687
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 05/07/2020

The guy on the M-H looks very unsafe, sort of perched there.
At first glance, makes you wonder how fast the Major was going! :shock:
by hair bear
Wed Jun 24, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: STOLEN Scania / Clayton
Replies: 2
Views: 210
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Re: STOLEN Scania / Clayton

Truck and load have been found in a layby and undamaged.
by hair bear
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: STOLEN Scania / Clayton
Replies: 2
Views: 210
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STOLEN Scania / Clayton

Hope you don't mind, a grab from the HMVF site. Not mine but thought it needed to be shared and I wasn't sure where to put this...
http://s3.amazonaws.com/hmvforum/monthl ... fda1c.jpeg
by hair bear
Tue Jun 23, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 05/07/2020
Replies: 3391
Views: 472687
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 21/06/2020

Up to the early 1990's there was an old MOD site tucked up by a roundabout slip road on the A4130 between Didcot and Milton Park. Don't know when the Didcot bypass was built though.
Is there a prize???
by hair bear
Tue Jun 09, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Fordson Diesel Major hydraulic cylinder
Replies: 6
Views: 654
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Re: Wanted - Fordson Diesel Major hydraulic cylinder

Yay! John from Hereford came good with the parts.
Collected this morning, up and running this evening. Thanks John,
And thanks all.
by hair bear
Sun Jun 07, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Clutch
Replies: 9
Views: 617
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Re: Clutch

Radius Components, Clondaklin, Dublin
Leixlip, Collinstown Co. Kildare
Blackheath Brake and Clutch, Dublin
Donedeal, Meath
Clarke Clutch and Brake, Lisburn
by hair bear
Thu May 28, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: Leyland T45
Replies: 4
Views: 473
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Re: Leyland T45

T45 memories... 1, Not the Nine O'clock News 2, A company called Barbers ran a fleet of black T45s, each with a different colour 'Starsky n Hutch' stripe. 3, Later available badged as Scammell. 4, An evil transmission whine. 5, Scalextric racing trucks. Yes I still have four of them, and yes they st...
by hair bear
Wed May 27, 2020 10:49 pm
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted - Fordson Diesel Major hydraulic cylinder
Replies: 6
Views: 654
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Re: Wanted - Fordson Diesel Major hydraulic cylinder

Hi Pete, I tried registering with them back before christmas but for some reason didn't get in 'till about 6 weeks ago - useful members with lots of help available but this cylinder breaking up does seem to be a bit of a one off. Odd thing with this is the piston and seal are readily available from ...

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