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by bill murphy
Thu Mar 19, 2015 1:44 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Heanor Haulage & 657B
Replies: 6
Views: 3130

Re: Heanor Haulage & 657B

Hi, I was looking at this picture of Heanor moving a 657b: http://heanorhaulage.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/3.jpg Started me thinking about how many wheels would be on the unit if this were done today - 5-axle trailer with jeep, 4-axle tractor etc!!! when I came to Nigeria for public works in ...
by bill murphy
Thu Mar 19, 2015 12:07 pm
Forum: Scrapers
Topic: D 7 fitted with a V 8 Cat power unit
Replies: 12
Views: 4741

Re: D 7 fitted with a V 8 Cat power unit

Hi Martyn, Thanks for the video. :thumbup: I saw the D7 at work on Russel Seywells Open Day a few months back. "Very Impressive." :bow: Wonder how the back end would take it if they gave the engine a bit of welly. :) Fred Hi there I worked on an OLD Manitowoc crawler crane that had that s...
by bill murphy
Thu Dec 18, 2014 12:18 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: South Wales Lowloaders from 1960s / 70s
Replies: 38
Views: 18605

Re: South Wales Lowloaders from 1960s / 70s

Hi, A couple more old South Wales lowloaders and an interesting pic. of a Thornycroft leaving The Old Chepstow Bridge. Fred Birds Mamoth Major.jpg Wynns Guy Big J.jpg Fairfield Thornycroft at Old Chepstow Bridge.jpg JD Volvo.jpg hi there I was looking at the Volvo lowbed of JD transport and I knew ...

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