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by Land Rover
Tue Nov 28, 2017 12:23 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: Dipper Ram seal - 89 3cx
Replies: 4
Views: 188

Re: Dipper Ram seal - 89 3cx

You should find you can search this website and find the part number required .https://parts.jcb.com/ Or call / email Vicary Plant and give them your machine serial number http://www.vicaryplant.co.uk/ There must be dozens of JCB 3CX's in France , there seems to be an enquiry from someone based in F...
by Land Rover
Tue Aug 29, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: DIY Pond Dredger in Design Stage
Replies: 3
Views: 361

Re: DIY Pond Dredger in Design Stage

Bloody hell , sounds a good project .
If the silt is soft then it might bury the suction head into the silt and block it .
What would control the depth of dredge and rate of propulsion ?
by Land Rover
Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:31 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3cx greycab tyre sizes
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: JCB 3cx greycab tyre sizes

Sorry , I was bored and googled the TZ markings , I think it's something to do with side protection and might be the model of Barum tyre .
by Land Rover
Mon Jul 17, 2017 2:25 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3cx greycab tyre sizes
Replies: 3
Views: 349

Re: JCB 3cx greycab tyre sizes

Welcome to the forum . I have the same size rear tyres , but I am unsure about the fronts and I'm nowhere near my machine for a few weeks . The manual is listing for the front 10.5 x 18 in traction or Firestone or Goodyear 10.5/80 x 18 on a 10 ply tyre . The industrial tyre is 12 x 18 in a 12 ply .H...
by Land Rover
Tue Jun 20, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 3CX Grey CAB Slew Cylinder Bolt Size
Replies: 5
Views: 388

Re: 3CX Grey CAB Slew Cylinder Bolt Size

Well done on getting the job done . Where was the oil coming out when the cylinder leaked , does it just go into the slew rack and then out the fill hole ? I have a lot of play in my slew and I was thinking of taking the bottom plate off and having a look at the rack etc . Is it possible to see anyt...
by Land Rover
Sun May 07, 2017 7:50 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !

Thanks topkit . It is always good to hear how other people are doing the job :thumbup: and getting good results :bow: . I have the wheels and bonnet area all painted up and looking good , makes a world of difference . I will keep that paint supplier in mind when I get a bit further on with the work ...
by Land Rover
Fri May 05, 2017 5:29 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !

Thanks , I had a look at that paint , I see the guy has a lot of sales . How far does 1 litre get you ?. I spray painted a Landy in enamel and had mixed results . I was looking at Polyurethane paint on ebay and there is someone selling 20 ltr drums for under 100 quid . http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Skip...
by Land Rover
Tue May 02, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !

That looks very good indeed . :mrgreen:
What sort of paint did you use ?
by Land Rover
Sat Apr 29, 2017 8:46 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !

Well done :brravo:
Always good to have brakes .
by Land Rover
Fri Mar 24, 2017 9:50 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !
Replies: 13
Views: 1102

Re: 1993 3cx brakes any ideas help !

I think the axle needs split to do the brake discs etc . That's obviously a fair bit of work . My own brakes weren't the best and I replaced them , but the biggest difference seemed to come with bleeding them . This was the older style axle so I can't really shed much light on the newer style axle b...

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