Mystery Machines

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Re: Mystery Machines

Post #21 by David Madden » Mon Aug 17, 2015 8:09 pm

Martyn Henley wrote:Here is another one to identify
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Re: Mystery Machines

Post #22 by XS650 » Thu Jul 16, 2020 8:35 am

One way to get a 2 in 1 :) not an arrangement I have seen before .
It's a Cat filmed working on a new town Glenrothes in 1959 , anyone know what model ?
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Re: Mystery Machines

Post #23 by essexpete » Thu Jul 16, 2020 2:34 pm

You would struggle to load anything with that?


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Re: Mystery Machines

Post #24 by JimInOz » Sun Jul 19, 2020 10:15 am

This looks like a Cat dozer around the Operator area,but with old 977 style Crowd arms.
Maybe a local manufacturer made the whole Blade/Loader assembly.I'd like to see the oil tank on the other side.

During the 70s/80s,Komatsu offered a similar blade set-up for it's Crawler Loaders.Their Product Catalogues showed them.
I've seen some Komatsu booms with holes provided for the adding of the blade lift bars.

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Re: Mystery Machines

Post #25 by FOWLER MAN » Tue Jul 21, 2020 9:32 pm

Hi,
The detachable blade is an unusual addition but I think the loader is a Cat HT4.

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Just found another pic.
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