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Re: Classic pictures Updated 04/02/2024

Post #4221 by hair bear » Mon Feb 05, 2024 12:26 am

He's got a flat cap and a donkey jacket - how much more ppe do you need?
The second picture looks like a scale mock up of the NASA VAB. Maybe that's where they filmed the moon landings and are destroying the evidence. Surroundings don't look much like Florida though.
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/02/2024

Post #4222 by Neversweat » Sun Feb 11, 2024 12:41 pm

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/02/2024

Post #4223 by hair bear » Sun Feb 11, 2024 12:59 pm

In the second Berliet photo, I don't think I've ever seen other dumpers with a clevis/eye fitting for locking the body in the tipped position.
If I were planning a quarry, and had the machinery available, I'd sure have done something about the rock on the top of the cliff above the plant building!

I guess the cab door on the Winget was at the back?
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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/02/2024

Post #4224 by Jeremy Rowland » Sun Feb 11, 2024 9:57 pm

The Belaz digger in the 6th picture down was a result of a Russian copy of a Hy-mac 580, rumor has it that Hy-mac sent a machine out there to see if they could sell them there and the Russians simply stripped it down and copied it.

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 11/02/2024

Post #4225 by topkit » Fri Feb 16, 2024 7:50 pm

Loving that 4th picture down on your 04/02/24 pictures, That is MCAlpines Potain 646 tower crane. great pictures as always keep them coming! :thumbup:

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 17/02/2024

Post #4226 by Neversweat » Sat Feb 17, 2024 6:06 pm

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 17/02/2024

Post #4227 by Jeremy Rowland » Sat Feb 17, 2024 9:52 pm

Two for the price of one in the first photo, not overloaded either. :thumbup:

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 17/02/2024

Post #4228 by essexpete » Sun Feb 18, 2024 2:21 pm

Staggering how those Bedford tiipers got around in the sh1t.
The photo of the AEC Marshall and the Wetherill 62B so typical of the era.

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 25/02/2024

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Re: Classic pictures Updated 24/02/2024

Post #4230 by hair bear » Sun Feb 25, 2024 12:42 pm

'No waiting this side today'. I've seen signs in Belgium where the parking is odd days one side evens the other, but never anything similar here.
Who didn't have the Lesney model of the little Case?
I guess the bus is an early welfare unit.
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