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by XS650
Sat Sep 23, 2017 9:26 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition August & Sept 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 873
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Re: CMN Photo Competition August & Sept 2017

Bit of a 999 theme here , both Scarborough last week , tracked lifeboat 'launching system' cost £1.2m and the boat was £2m ( paid for by Mr Plaxton of coach body fame who still make coaches in Scarborough) Craig http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618_2B55O40K05OGO1506194789.jpg htt...
by XS650
Sat Sep 23, 2017 8:45 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Sambron GM20 removable skip dumper
Replies: 12
Views: 602
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Re: Sambron GM20 removable skip dumper

With rear wheel drive and a 20 stone driver no problems with traction when skip removed for the GF !
by XS650
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:36 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 151
Views: 19984
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Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Never thought of that Fred , sure you are right, it would be a nuisance swinging about on the back of a track loader. :thumbup:
Craig
by XS650
Sat Sep 02, 2017 4:34 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 151
Views: 19984
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Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Nice Guy Warrior mixer truck of Willments , note the unusual sight of a detached JCB 3 backhoe in foreground , never knew they were detachable!
Craig


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by XS650
Sat Sep 02, 2017 4:23 pm
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Competition August & Sept 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 873
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Re: CMN Photo Competition August & Sept 2017

Thirteen machines ! you really are doing your preservation bit Martyn .
Well done.

Craig
by XS650
Sat Sep 02, 2017 8:47 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: PLEASE IDENTIFY THE MODEL/YEAR 3D2
Replies: 6
Views: 450
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Re: PLEASE IDENTIFY THE MODEL/YEAR 3D2

Note that all the serial numbers are visisble here JCB no. and tractor skid (a 384) , looking around for Leyland 384 tractor serial number dates on net but can't find any.
Was the 384 only built between 1969 and 1972 ? that's what some websites say .

Craig
by XS650
Fri Jun 30, 2017 7:43 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Dodgy web sites with plant for sale.
Replies: 10
Views: 683
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Re: Dodgy web sites with plant for sale.

If you look at what else these people have for sale on ebay , there will generally be a Motorhome , a Harley Davidson , a Audi Convertible , a Compact Tractor, a horse box etc all at very cheap prices and all pictured at different locations . Genuine Ads lifted from others . The difficult ones to sp...
by XS650
Mon May 15, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Wheel Loaders
Topic: Weatherill
Replies: 313
Views: 24598
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Re: Weatherill

Looks like a 12HD like this one-
https://www.flickr.com/photos/55234888@ ... 171582511/

Muir-Hill made a lot of shunting tractors but never seen a Weatherill one before.
by XS650
Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:39 pm
Forum: Wheel Loaders
Topic: Aveling Barford Wheel Loaders
Replies: 1
Views: 324
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Re: Aveling Barford Wheel Loaders

Sent you a PM

Craig
by XS650
Wed Apr 12, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Aveling Barford/AEC 690 dumptruck
Replies: 9
Views: 1014
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Re: Aveling Barford/AEC 690 dumptruck

Too late may be , but this is 1970 brochure pic from web, assume brochure pics in public domain ?-
Craig
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