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by essexpete
Wed Apr 01, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 01/04/2020
Replies: 3285
Views: 440330

Re: Classic pictures Updated 01/04/2020

Top photo showing the start of UK machinery being replaced by foreign competition.
Classic photo withe Perkins powered Dodge being loaded by a Weatherill 12H, probably the late 50s.
by essexpete
Tue Mar 31, 2020 9:44 pm
Forum: Tractors
Topic: international 784 sensor query
Replies: 4
Views: 61

Re: international 784 sensor query

Look the other side of the bulkhead?
by essexpete
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3C MKIII /5 picts and questions
Replies: 35
Views: 754

Re: JCB 3C MKIII /5 picts and questions

Is there a good DIY way of checking for distortion? I must admit I have not done a head gasket for years but had the heads checked and skimmed.
by essexpete
Tue Mar 31, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Tractors
Topic: international 784 sensor query
Replies: 4
Views: 61

Re: international 784 sensor query

I think that would be the blocked air filter.
by essexpete
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: JCB 3C MKIII /5 picts and questions
Replies: 35
Views: 754

Re: JCB 3C MKIII /5 picts and questions

I think hydraulic male quick release is a pressure test port. I wonder if the size fitting would allow sufficient flow and/or cause over heating. Need a hydraulic gurus! You would need a control valve block with in easy operation reach complete with a suitable relief valve. The return, I guess, woul...
by essexpete
Sat Mar 28, 2020 6:06 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Thwaites 1 ton petter won’t start
Replies: 4
Views: 134

Re: Thwaites 1 ton petter won’t start

Another trick can be to open the injector pump bleed screw and pressurise the tank a little. I have done it by getting intimate withe the filler after giving it clean first. Have also blown back systems with a low pressure inflator.
by essexpete
Thu Mar 26, 2020 8:40 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 01/04/2020
Replies: 3285
Views: 440330

Re: Classic pictures Updated 25/03/2020

Bit like David Brown/Case and Nuffield /Leyland
by essexpete
Thu Mar 26, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: The way we were
Replies: 481
Views: 107895

Re: The way we were

hair bear wrote:Clever how they've made it look like the Matchbox dozer. ;)



:)
by essexpete
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:53 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 01/04/2020
Replies: 3285
Views: 440330

Re: Classic pictures Updated 25/03/2020

Jeremy Rowland wrote:Nice one Steve :thumbup: I didn't realise that Hy-mac had made a high cab Bogmaster version of the 141B :thumbup:

Jeremy

So were the early 141 hymacs still in the green livery?
by essexpete
Wed Mar 25, 2020 11:46 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Orion gearbox
Replies: 7
Views: 1333

Re: Orion gearbox

Sounds good :thumbup:

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