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by d4c24a
Wed Nov 18, 2009 11:09 pm
Forum: Cranes
Topic: Old Cranes Still in Use.
Replies: 41
Views: 11716

Re: Old Cranes Still in Use.

OLIVER wrote:where is the Handiman?I think it was called 'Hydrocon Highlander T'...T stood for telescopic :)

its in a scrap yard just outside of bracknell, berkshire :thumbup:
by d4c24a
Wed Nov 18, 2009 8:55 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: first ride
Replies: 5
Views: 1112

Re: first ride

Is that the one i let you have a "luxury" Dodge Commando seat for :?: :?: ex - Courages dray :?: :D no that went into my upgrade machine the 1986 50H ,with working lights, wiper,heater and radio :claphands: then the addition of the luxury seat i was the looked at with green eyes from the ...
by d4c24a
Wed Nov 18, 2009 8:50 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Enviroment Agency Case Excavators
Replies: 7
Views: 971

Re: Enviroment Agency Case Excavators

cleaning out the "shitty ditch" as it was once known :lol:
it used to look like one big bubble bath when the old sewerage works outfall was pumped into it :thumbup:
by d4c24a
Wed Nov 18, 2009 8:47 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: hiding
Replies: 12
Views: 1949

Re: hiding

WabcoMan wrote:Nice find.
A Bucyrus-Erie S-46 if I'm not mistaken :bow:


yes sold in the UK as a Ruston Bucyrus S46 :thumbup:
by d4c24a
Tue Nov 17, 2009 5:57 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Zwaar Transport Twente
Replies: 7
Views: 1658

Re: Zwaar Transport Twente

some nice pictures there ,especialy the one of the D6 with the mountain in the back ground
also a couple of ex uk machines by the looks of it ,along with some interesting looking loads :thumbup:
cheers graham
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 8:23 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: first ride
Replies: 5
Views: 1112

first ride

this is the first machine i got to operate on a permanent basis ,i drove this little thing for miles and also dug miles of trench
and to think i was spoilt to have a cab :lol:
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 8:16 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: hiding
Replies: 12
Views: 1949

Re: hiding

only real picture i have of them hooked together ,this is before i had a winch
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 2:09 pm
Forum: Accidents and Bogged in machines
Topic: The great escape
Replies: 5
Views: 1255

Re: The great escape

did you get any brown adrenalin :lol:
nearly as good as an alton towers ride :thumbup:
i have only had one scare that did shake me a bit ,and that was nearly getting buried in a trench fall :thumbdown:
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 2:06 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Benford PS 3000 dumper, are they any good?
Replies: 9
Views: 9172

Re: Benford PS 3000 dumper, are they any good?

... ex "A" plant machine ... Now that made me confused. Do you talk about a hiring company? Is it the green colour that tells you about a specific company? Not that it matter in such case, I just got confused. Thanks alot Graham! :thumbup: :bow:[/quote] yes robban A plant is a hire co who...
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 11:39 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Benford PS 3000 dumper, are they any good?
Replies: 9
Views: 9172

Re: Benford PS 3000 dumper, are they any good?

benford has been taken over by terex ,and are good dumpers dumpers get abused on uk sites :lol: and hardly ever see a grease gun only transmission trouble i have encountered have been electrical many have a 3 or 4 speed transmission with forwards reverse shuttle the first one you have pictured ,woul...

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