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by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:34 pm
Forum: Events
Topic: Tostock working day.
Replies: 3
Views: 78
Flag: Australia

Re: Tostock working day.

Great stuff Fred and thanks for sharing |
All I normally see is photo's of US events like this, I have seen the odd Kiwi one as well but it is great to see photos from the other side of the world

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Jul 19, 2017 9:27 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Petter ph2 slow to turn on hand start
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Flag: Australia

Re: Petter ph2 slow to turn on hand start

Fred thats a good thought about the oil I reckon even in the very mild climate I live in on a cold morning that oil makes a big difference when trying to crank something over with a crook battery I also feel oil becomes thicker with age and use, I have no way of checking this but it sure feels that ...
by Mrsmackpaul
Mon Jul 17, 2017 11:50 am
Forum: Dozers
Topic: Time for a rebuild on my old 7
Replies: 3
Views: 657
Flag: Australia

Re: Time for a rebuild on my old 7

Well after getting side tracked with farming and life in general I finally sourced a fresh head and some other bits and bobs Anyway I make videos now and then of some of stupid projects I have going on on the farm some like em so I started making one of the old 7 repairs a few weeks ago Here it is s...
by Mrsmackpaul
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:52 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: New to me 1980? JCB 3C III
Replies: 12
Views: 355
Flag: Australia

Re: New to me 1980? JCB 3C III

In Australia we have just about every thread known to man as we import a lot of gear from around the world BSP is by far the best of the bunch as in trying to get something to seal as in starting threads in strange and weird angles A lot of hoses have reusable ends and just by the hose and reuse the...
by Mrsmackpaul
Sat Jul 01, 2017 8:13 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Petter ph2 slow to turn on hand start
Replies: 14
Views: 246
Flag: Australia

Re: Petter ph2 slow to turn on hand start

dunno with out been there its very hard to tell or even guess
I wonder if a key of not holding a timing gear on has come loose and is now dragging a little ???
I take it the injectors are still out ??


Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Fri Jun 30, 2017 9:41 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Dodgy web sites with plant for sale.
Replies: 7
Views: 290
Flag: Australia

Re: Dodgy web sites with plant for sale.

As the old saying goes "if it sounds to good to be true it most likely is "

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Jun 29, 2017 9:05 am
Forum: Dozers
Topic: Some break pusher action
Replies: 1
Views: 155
Flag: Australia

Some break pusher action

Not really much to say, they use a lot of old crawlers for break pushers in the sugar cane industry From IH TD and BTD 6's and 9's Cat D2's and 4's AC HD 6 little Komatsu little Fiats we seems to see them all Anyway took some photos of D4E the other day sitting on the side of the road http://www.cla...
by Mrsmackpaul
Thu Jun 29, 2017 5:30 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition June & July 2017
Replies: 13
Views: 510
Flag: Australia

Re: CMN Photo Competition June & July 2017

Some more something a bit different Some "Break pushers" that we use to open a fire break in sugar cane before burning the first is Cat D4 E and the other IH BTD or TD 6 I could put up more photos to show the operation that is done but Im have used my 4 photo's for this comp Paul http://ww...
by Mrsmackpaul
Tue Jun 27, 2017 4:34 am
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: Safety Bulletin
Replies: 4
Views: 2410
Flag: Australia

Re: Safety Bulletin

Thats very interesting

I dont think most of us realize just how dangerous some of this stuff is at times

Paul
by Mrsmackpaul
Sat Jun 24, 2017 9:29 pm
Forum: Member Introductions
Topic: Hello from nsw
Replies: 3
Views: 117
Flag: Australia

Re: Hello from nsw

Gudday Bazza and welcome

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