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Re: Hymac Excavators

Post #1081 by Jeremy Rowland » Thu Nov 02, 2017 8:42 am

Hi Druid :wave: no mate they were manufactured at Pleck Road in Walsall although I think a couple of prototypes were built by NEI over at Ettingshall before the company was sold off to the BM Group; the only FAI machines that were Italian made was the 251, the 211 and a duck that did not sell in big numbers; the mini-diggers I only found out recently were also Italian made but not by FAI they were made by Ygry.

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Re: Hymac Excavators

Post #1082 by Jeremy Rowland » Fri Sep 07, 2018 8:49 pm

Here is a rare beast for you a Hymac 380 only 51 of these built; sadly but not unexpectedly this one needs plenty of TLC, somebody has done a right old bodge of a cab door, these originally had the sliding cab door. :thumbup:

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Re: Hymac Excavators

Post #1083 by FOWLER MAN » Sat Sep 08, 2018 9:11 pm

Here's a pic of the 380 in my friend Barry Cosslett's collection.
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Re: Hymac Excavators

Post #1084 by Jeremy Rowland » Sun Sep 09, 2018 4:43 pm

Thanks Fred that's the one that Tony Flint did a nut and bolt restoration on. :thumbup:

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