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by Mrsmackpaul
Wed May 23, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hi From France
Replies: 2
Views: 172
Flag: Australia

Re: Hi From France

gudday Greg and welcome


Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed May 23, 2018 4:25 am
Forum: Support and Suggestions
Topic: Need your input: categories and general development of the site
Replies: 4
Views: 890
Flag: Australia

Re: Need your input: categories and general development of the site

I used to live on forums , but sadly since the dawn of Facebook and now the advent of Facebook groups ...fourums have died a death. It’s such a shame as Facebook groups do not archive or categorise topics. Forums are still much better , just such a shame user numbers are down so much. My suggestion...
by Mrsmackpaul
Mon Apr 23, 2018 9:13 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Vermeer pile driver's
Replies: 1
Views: 302
Flag: Australia

Vermeer pile driver's

Have had a few changes in life of late and now find my self work on the construction of a 600 acre solar farm in northern Victoria Never beeb involved with the building of a solar farm before so am seeing lots of different things I have never dealt with before Whilst laying electrical cables in a tr...
by Mrsmackpaul
Sat Apr 21, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 06/05/2018
Replies: 2869
Views: 218800
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic pictures Updated 15/04/2018

That's a fair lump of a digger in the the forth last photo on the float

Great photos as ever


Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Apr 04, 2018 8:27 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3CX Loader Curl Cylinders not in synch
Replies: 7
Views: 450
Flag: Australia

Re: JCB 3CX Loader Curl Cylinders not in synch

Something to maybe look into
If the ram has creeped over night with no load it means you either have a internal or external leak that might attention


Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Mon Apr 02, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 06/05/2018
Replies: 2869
Views: 218800
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic pictures Updated 02/04/2018

anybody know what brand of machine the army dozer is in the top picture
Fuel tank etc looks a bit different to anything I have noticed on a Cat

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Mar 29, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 1662
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018

Well must be time for some photos https://www.hcvc.com.au/forum/attachment/8986 https://www.hcvc.com.au/forum/attachment/8987 Shifting concrete tanks on my good friends farm in northern Victoria 1942 Cat D7 3T and my mates Case 1150 traxcavtor Paul Is that since you have moved Paul? Yeah Pete, have...
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Mar 29, 2018 1:51 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 1662
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018

Well must be time for some photos http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/35198_3AZL82PMROAO41522347610.jpg http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/35198_1I8IRS0VBHIJQ1522347610.jpg Shifting concrete tanks on my good friends farm in northern Victoria 1942 Cat D7 3T and my m...
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Mar 29, 2018 10:40 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25506
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

We have discussed this very thing among like minded and I guess aged people I am unsure how up and coming operators get experience these days as everything seems to be a short corse and you are good to go were as up and coming operators started while still at school hanging around work shops, sweepi...
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Mar 29, 2018 6:37 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25506
Flag: Australia

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

In the same time frame as this thread, is a short film from the land down under

This is how I remember things been, back in the days when smoking was still good for you and men were tough and pansies were few and far between

https://youtu.be/zqI71pTjBgo


Paul

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