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by XS650
Wed Aug 29, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Another one to identify
Replies: 12
Views: 2709
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Another one to identify

Sadly Joey Dunlop died racing in 2000 , his brother and nephew also died in racing accidents .

https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/opin ... 93693.html

Craig
by XS650
Thu Aug 23, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Another one to identify
Replies: 12
Views: 2709
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Another one to identify

I think I have the brochure somewhere I will dig it out and post it on here next week after I have been to the Isle of Man for Classic TT :thumbup:

Winget seemed to be very strong in export markets ( maybe still are ???) as they turn up all over .


Craig
by XS650
Tue Aug 21, 2018 8:24 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Another one to identify
Replies: 12
Views: 2709
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Another one to identify

First thoughts are another Winget.
Craig
by XS650
Tue Aug 21, 2018 8:18 am
Forum: Track Loaders
Topic: Drotts on demolition
Replies: 81
Views: 44573
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Drotts on demolition

Llanwhrst town hall bites the dust on film ( health and safety not invented ) and I know its a Cat :D -
https://player.bfi.org.uk/free/film/wat ... 964-online

Craig


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by XS650
Tue Aug 21, 2018 7:29 am
Forum: Cranes
Topic: Thomas Smith Lt 11 Lorry Crane
Replies: 3
Views: 637
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Thomas Smith Lt 11 Lorry Crane

The army used these so maybe a demobbed one.
https://www.flickr.com/photos/73176946@N08/6622717157

Craig
by XS650
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:47 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: What's my dumper
Replies: 5
Views: 1256
Flag: Great Britain

Re: What's my dumper

See pic below ,looks like the dumper on the right with similar skip from the one on the left , maybe they made a 750 Swivel Skip . Seem to remember I cut this ad from 'Carpenter and Builder ' earlier than 1973 :D so maybe a newer model - Craig http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618...
by XS650
Wed Aug 15, 2018 10:32 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: What's my dumper
Replies: 5
Views: 1256
Flag: Great Britain

Re: What's my dumper

Looks like a Liner and luckily we have a reg. no. so - from DVLA website- ORX 660L Vehicle details Vehicle make: LINER Date of first registration: August 1973 Cylinder capacity (cc): 0 cc CO₂Emissions: Not available Fuel type: DIESEL Export marker: No Vehicle status: Not taxed Vehicle colour: YELLOW...
by XS650
Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: Another project to play with
Replies: 4
Views: 627
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Another project to play with

They always remind of an up to date Whitlock Dinkum Digger :)
by XS650
Tue Aug 07, 2018 11:30 pm
Forum: Wheel Loaders
Topic: Bray Loaders
Replies: 53
Views: 13454
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Bray Loaders

To be honest it would not be worth that much even if it was in running order , can't see anyone paying to ship it to the UK. But you never know. Good thread here featuring Michigan, Bray and other old plant in military use- http://hmvf.co.uk/topic/34975-michigan-175/ Doesn't that Scammell low loader...
by XS650
Mon Aug 06, 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: Wheel Loaders
Topic: Bray Loaders
Replies: 53
Views: 13454
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Bray Loaders

Pretty sure that's ex British Army maybe BAOR with having a hydraulic winch on front.
They could be driven both ways with swap around controls. Bray 455M

Craig

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