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by XS650
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Suppose their is an argument that if you are sat bare headed in an open machine demolishing a five storey building you are going to be very careful ! Bit like Jeremy Clarkson's take on safety , the best car safety feature would be a big steel spike in the middle of the steering wheel ! Picture wise ...
by XS650
Thu Mar 29, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Suppose their is an argument that if you are sat bare headed in an open machine demolishing a five storey building you are going to be very careful ! Bit like Jeremy Clarkson's take o safety , the best car safety feature would be a big steel spike in the middle of the steering wheel ! Picture wise t...
by XS650
Tue Mar 27, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Oh yes, better safety probably more to do with lawyers than anything else ! :)

The dapper chap driving the 951 in white shirt and flat cap has a bandage on his arm , certainly would not get me driving a no cab Drott on demolition work with just a flat cap on !

Craig
by XS650
Tue Mar 27, 2018 11:25 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Thanks Jeremy ,maybe my bad English but what I meant is H&S is better these days ! But in some cases we have gone too far the other way. However deaths in the workplace are thankfully much less prevalent these days and if there is one there is rightfully hell to pay. So I am tended to think that...
by XS650
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

More Look at Life , is this Fred :) http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618_36SU5NWRK29E1522135173.jpg http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618_OSX1712HZYIY1522135173.jpg http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618_1HHP7QSXTTMYS1522135173.jpg http://www....
by XS650
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:16 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Some stills from the 'Look at Life' film series made by Rank as 10 minute secondary films for cinemas fillers , these are available on dvd compilations and are superb quality , I have most of the compilations on dvd , they show what a fantastic place Britain was in the 1960s from all aspects but esp...
by XS650
Tue Mar 27, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 1618
Flag: Great Britain

Re: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018

Well nowt else come up this month so here's the rest of the Track Marshall, on cliff at Flamborough Head , another two work the fishing boats in the bay below.
Craig

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by XS650
Sat Mar 17, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Photo Competitions
Topic: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018
Replies: 20
Views: 1618
Flag: Great Britain

Re: CMN Photo Comprtition Feb and March 2018

Rust.........
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by XS650
Wed Mar 07, 2018 10:27 pm
Forum: Support and Suggestions
Topic: Moderators ???
Replies: 10
Views: 1607
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Re: Moderators ???

Seems to me that you have almost single handedly kept this forum going Jeremy through the thin times when many would have given in , so many thanks and very well done :brravo:
by XS650
Wed Mar 07, 2018 9:13 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s
Replies: 171
Views: 25406
Flag: Great Britain

Re: Classic Working Pics 50s 60s 70s

Bet that was a phone call to the boss he enjoyed making !
Craig

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