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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/09/2021

Post #3741 by Neversweat » Sun Sep 12, 2021 8:50 am

Jeremy Rowland wrote:Interesting set of photos :thumbup: the third one shows a Hymac 580/B fitted with a 'hard dig' very short dipper arm :thumbup: the wheeled dozer in the first photo looks an interesting beast. :thumbup:

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I think it’s a Hough Jeremy :?:


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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/09/2021

Post #3742 by Jeremy Rowland » Sun Sep 12, 2021 4:54 pm

Neversweat wrote:
Jeremy Rowland wrote:Interesting set of photos :thumbup: the third one shows a Hymac 580/B fitted with a 'hard dig' very short dipper arm :thumbup: the wheeled dozer in the first photo looks an interesting beast. :thumbup:

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I think it’s a Hough Jeremy :?:



Steve, I think that you are correct. :thumbup:

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/09/2021

Post #3743 by v1230nm » Sun Sep 12, 2021 7:57 pm

It looks like the wheeled dozer in the first picture is a Hough D500 without the cab.

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/09/2021

Post #3744 by essexpete » Sun Sep 12, 2021 9:13 pm

https://contractormag.co.nz/classic-machines/hough/
Quite a lot about Hough here. Way ahead of UK manufacturers in the late 30s through to the 50s. Seemed slow adopting artic steering but I have an idea that may have been due to patents, at least in part.


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