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by Jeremy Rowland
Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:31 pm
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Thwaites dumper
Replies: 23
Views: 829

Re: Thwaites dumper

While it may be a pain in the backside if you need to drain the oil simply take off the rear axle cover or the oil may even drain out through one of the lower cover bolts, just don't forget to fit a new gasket and use a bit of sealer on it. If the hubs or parts of the axle are catching something the...
by Jeremy Rowland
Wed Sep 30, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Trucks/Lorrys
Topic: Classic Truck Concrete Mixers
Replies: 59
Views: 16345

Re: Classic Truck Concrete Mixers

Five new Albion Reivers for Dudley Mixed Concrete Co.from an old Contract Journal Five new truck mixers for 'almost' £40k ! :) Craig http://www.classicmachinery.net/forum/images/userpix/618_13QQYJ3EQBPLW1601456923.jpg Craig these were from my part of the world and I can recall seeing them on a regu...
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: Thwaites dumper
Replies: 23
Views: 829

Re: Thwaites dumper

Gents I really need to point out that if you turn this axle the other way up then you would end up with forward gears in reverse and vice-versa; yes the axle does look like its fitted the wrong way around and I can offer no explanation draining the oil would mean you have to take off the rear axle c...
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Sep 28, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/10/2020
Replies: 3489
Views: 554205

Re: Classic pictures Updated 27/09/2020

Scary Ian. It was, the deafening silence until she hit the ground :roll: no mobile phone back in 1992 so went to a kiosk to ring the plant, by the time I got back somebody had jumped inside the cab and pinched the road fund license disc :insomnia: Wow you really couldn't make it up about somebody p...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sat Sep 26, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: 1987 JCB 3CX Syncro Shuttle Drive Problem
Replies: 22
Views: 820

Re: 1987 JCB 3CX Syncro Shuttle Drive Problem

... And I can confirm that I am a muppet... The buzzer is to say 'blip the throttle to get the alternator spinning and delivering ergs' Nothing to see here, move along... :oops: All the joys of learning about different things though, kind of makes life interesting to say the least. :thumbup: Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Sep 24, 2020 8:56 pm
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 11/10/2020
Replies: 3489
Views: 554205

Re: Classic pictures Updated 13/09/2020

Is that a Pingon being used as a crane in the first photo? Most unusual, there is a Hymac 580C in the 5th photo down behind the Leyland Constructor cement mixer on its side, bet that was a fun recovery job not! Jeremy I know the feeling of that mixer driver Jeremy! Exactly the same thing happened t...
by Jeremy Rowland
Wed Sep 23, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Construction Equipment
Topic: Liner site dumper
Replies: 48
Views: 22437

Re: Liner site dumper

Easy fix are the best problems to have if you're going to have any. :thumbup: :claphands:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:30 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Classic Plant and Machinery
Replies: 13
Views: 1349

Re: Classic Plant and Machinery

modelman093 wrote:I've not even received an Old Glory!



Then I'd be having a moan at them at the very least.

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Sep 21, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: Tech Talk
Topic: O&K RH6 hydraulic part?
Replies: 1
Views: 162

Re: O&K RH6 hydraulic part?

Hi John and welcome to the site :wave: while I have no idea what part this may be, my advice would be that if it works okay but seeps a little oil then you can either get the flat surface licked over on a surface grinder to ensure that it is flat or try some sealer on it, let us know how you get on,...
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Sep 20, 2020 2:43 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Hymac 580BT 1969
Replies: 166
Views: 54545

Re: Hymac 580BT 1969

Well done Jeremy. Do you stay oop there over the weekend? No Peter, the only time I stay up there is usually on a working event as there is a lot of work to do getting the machines ready for action and other work to help get the event setup, so my working time in general is one day a week at best s...

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