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by modelman093
Sat Mar 03, 2018 10:56 pm
Forum: Cranes
Topic: Sennebogen 650HD dragline
Replies: 1
Views: 234
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Re: Sennebogen 650HD dragline

Noisey beast!
by modelman093
Thu Feb 15, 2018 8:43 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: Scrapers for beginners!
Replies: 0
Views: 312
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Scrapers for beginners!

Came across this
http://navybmr.com/study%20material/140 ... A_ch18.pdf.

Nice bit in CPM about AJ Morris. Looks as though in a previous life one of the 8Ks had worked in a noise sensitive area - enclosed engine bay and muffled rad.
by modelman093
Tue Feb 13, 2018 10:03 pm
Forum: Companies
Topic: Richards and Wallington
Replies: 59
Views: 14645
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Re: Richards and Wallington

Just re-visited this RW thread and no one seems to have mentioned MLS / Mobile Lifting Services. I'm fairly certain there was a connection with either or both RW and BCHC. They had a depot just out of Dartford, Kent and the cranes were a sort of Khaki colour. The Mack truck reminded me that when I s...
by modelman093
Wed Feb 07, 2018 1:50 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: For the technically minded!
Replies: 3
Views: 203
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For the technically minded!

by modelman093
Sun Jan 14, 2018 3:15 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Mecalac 714 MWe mobile excavator
Replies: 3
Views: 252
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Re: Mecalac 714 MWe mobile excavator

essexpete wrote:That type of bucket set up is quite something.


Not only that but no mile of road fenced off with stop and go lights.!
by modelman093
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:53 pm
Forum: Tractors
Topic: Fordson Model N Standard - Spark Plug Thread size
Replies: 13
Views: 653
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Re: Fordson Model N Standard - Spark Plug Thread size

Just read a post on the Yesterday's Tractors forum that says 1/2"BSP - really?? Then this on another post I did a little research (a while back) on spark plugs for the Fordson Model E27N. I found that the C4 & C5 Champion spark plugs are no longer made. The C4 is now a Champion W16Y with ab...
by modelman093
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:31 am
Forum: Tractors
Topic: Fordson Model N Standard - Spark Plug Thread size
Replies: 13
Views: 653
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Re: Fordson Model N Standard - Spark Plug Thread size

Would that not have been tapped for an 18mm plug?
by modelman093
Sat Jan 06, 2018 1:32 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: The way we were
Replies: 409
Views: 48854
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Re: The way we were

The old brain is not co-operating but I believe that the Bedford with the powered semi trailer was an AWD conversion and that it was a product of DJB Brown who went on to build the DJB ADTs that formed the basis of the original Caterpillar range of ADTs. As well as being powered, the trailer bogie a...
by modelman093
Sat Dec 23, 2017 1:43 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Merry Christmas and all the best for 2018!
Replies: 6
Views: 341
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Re: Merry Christmas and all the best for 2018!

Wishing everyone a peaceful Christmas and a healthy and prosperous New Year.
Angus

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