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by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: hiding
Replies: 12
Views: 1949

Re: hiding

ian i dont realy have any photos of it in use ,i did get to do a farm track with it some years ago ,but the winch played up and i ended up just dozing it out i think you have taken neversweats comment the wrong way ,as he is the "small" boys uncle and knows he is not "small" any ...
by d4c24a
Sun Nov 15, 2009 10:24 am
Forum: Projects
Topic: land rover
Replies: 8
Views: 1524

Re: land rover

I get bored when i haven't got 1 to fix, so i generally start buliding another one!! Which inevitably leads to buying another one to break for parts to build summat thats bound to break down, bit of a viscious circle i feel!! when i got a D4 cat it sort of took over my spare time ,and now i just do...
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 11:18 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right
Replies: 24
Views: 8582

Re: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right

yes as far as i know you are heading in the right direction :thumbup:
not having taken on off myself ,but i think you slide the tubes off and you can then see the ends of the rack and the seals
someone else may be able to tell you better
cheers graham
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:32 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: land rover
Replies: 8
Views: 1524

Re: land rover

Localdiggers.co.uk wrote:everytime i buy a landy it breaks on a regular basis! im sick to death of repairing them over and over again....

....that said im looking for another one as we speak...

thats the fun part of owning them :lol: along with mot time :thumbup:
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right
Replies: 24
Views: 8582

Re: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right

well the seals could be shot or the rack and pinion damaged ,i would say it would be the seals ,as it would /should have made some nasty noises if the rack and pinion had been damaged ,sounds like you need to get the spanners out :thumbup:
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:06 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: hiding
Replies: 12
Views: 1949

Re: hiding

ian i even found a ford 4550 18" bucket in there :lol:
and yes the pictures are a little old ,as the small boy on the trailer turned 14 this month :lol:
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 8:01 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right
Replies: 24
Views: 8582

Re: JCB 3CX Back hoe not slewing left/right

welcome john does the arm slew left/right on its own or is it stuck in one position ,also does the slew lever sound like its doing something when operated as for the side shift free it off on the spool block first and then use it to dig some holes with the sideshift in the unlocked position to see i...
by d4c24a
Sat Nov 14, 2009 12:28 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: axmen
Replies: 1
Views: 401

axmen

anyone watch axmen on channel 5 ,i find it strange that the komatsu name was blurred out but the shots of the cat,s the name was in full veiw :?
by d4c24a
Fri Nov 13, 2009 11:16 pm
Forum: Projects
Topic: land rover
Replies: 8
Views: 1524

Re: land rover

yes i have had a few, including to disco,s
the green lwb was the first one i got and i then brought another for spares and built one good one
the one with the bonnet up is a swb and had a perkins in it :roll: pulled like a train but only got to 40 mph flat out :lol:
by d4c24a
Fri Nov 13, 2009 8:33 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: hiding
Replies: 12
Views: 1949

Re: hiding

essexpete wrote:What type/size machine would pull that?

Wire brush and hammerite? :)

just the right size to go behind a D4 :thumbup:
it had new ropes fitted and one new tyre and has had a bit of use ,and certainly does need painting ,but as of yet not enough time :dizzy:

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