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Forum: Construction Equipment 25-02-2016, 02:12 PM
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Posted By jcb123
Re: Nice Fendt

Our last lot of New Hollands were delivered brand new in worse shape than that...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 23-02-2016, 08:36 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,564
Posted By jcb123
Re: The grass is always greener...

Had loads of woodchip appearing in our tip

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Forum: Non-Industry Chat 23-02-2016, 08:32 PM
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Views: 8,564
Posted By jcb123
Re: The grass is always greener...

Had a little excitement the other week, BMW X5 with an 'accidental ignition'

https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-VvUHuU1Z62M/VsyXrlrTsHI/AAAAAAAAB_U/G1qhFBh7NXI/s800-Ic42/808.JPG

Somebody...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 23-02-2016, 08:28 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 8,564
Posted By jcb123
Re: The grass is always greener...

£1.5 3G Football pitch construction. Taken at start last October, nearing completion soon.

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Forum: Construction Equipment 11-02-2016, 05:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By jcb123
Re: Man baskets

Presumed as much that it's a no go, but it's been raised with the H&S dept to deliberate.

The little work we'd need such a thing for is not worth investing in any in house kit, so we'll just farm...
Forum: Construction Equipment 10-02-2016, 07:16 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,609
Posted By jcb123
Man baskets

Got a battery boom lift at work, which is a pig to set up and move about, and is generally coming to the end of its life.
Had the idea for the man basket, just wondering if anyone has used them...
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 21-08-2015, 07:36 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,415
Posted By jcb123
Re: Windows ten

I upgraded, and it got stuck in an automatic repair loop, cost me £50 to get it repaired (including a backlight issue)
So I'm sticking to Windows 7 for a while yet
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 15-01-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 7,302
Posted By jcb123
Re: ceform weight loss club

My missus is on the Slimming world diet, and as a consequence I eat the same stuff. Its good as you can eat plenty, so you don't feel hungry. She's lost 1.5 stone, and I've lost plenty of excess...
Forum: Construction Equipment 06-01-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5,846
Views: 592,082
Posted By jcb123
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

I've been on and off ill since Boxing Day, when I suppose sitting in the snow watching football didn't help.
Went back to work yesterday, and it damn near killed me, and now have a nasty chest...
Forum: Construction Equipment 30-12-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 10,036
Posted By jcb123
Re: phone what you got and any good?

I've just defected from the apple camp to the android. Fed up of waking up with the iPhone not charged. The lightning cable and me just don't mix.

Gone for the Z3 compact, mainly for the better...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-11-2014, 09:39 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,134
Posted By jcb123
Re: Dead whale on perth beach

Think of the poor work experience lad who'll have to jet wash the dumper off in the morning
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-10-2014, 09:31 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 853
Posted By jcb123
Re: Roading equipment in ireland

and on to his second note pad
Forum: Industry Chat 29-09-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 4,969
Posted By jcb123
Re: Lord Bamford

I heard there was a fire at the main building in Rocester this morning :confused:
Forum: Innovations and New Technology 19-09-2014, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By jcb123
Re: Mower

Not used any Great Dane products, but I believe that they were owned by Scag, and have since been sold to John Deere, who produce their own branded 'stander'

Not sure if it helps, but we had a...
Forum: Innovations and New Technology 19-09-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,528
Posted By jcb123
Re: Mower

Claas Xerion Octopus, only need four pairs of eyes and hands

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k20vjM_T86o

Energreen

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3T3SD7v_j54


You can always trust the...
Forum: Construction Equipment 18-09-2014, 03:54 PM
Replies: 3,611
Views: 670,150
Posted By jcb123
Re: Kubota Kx080 'Wide Boy!'

Also very susceptible to Phytopthora ramorum.

We've just gotten a FC grant to do a complete clear of 700ish Larch, and a couple of acres of Rhododendron Ponticum to try and curb the spread of...
Forum: Construction Equipment 31-08-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 586
Posted By jcb123
Re: Stihl 4 mix

Anyone used any of their electric/ battery stuff?

We had a load of it on demo, Strimmer, Hedgecutter, chainsaw, blower and mower.

Hedgecutter was probably the best, long reach and light....
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 16-08-2014, 06:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,786
Posted By jcb123
Re: Private viewing !

The two Lanc's passed over here last week, some sound they made too!

Went to see the Vulcan a good few years ago when I was pretty young, all I can remember is the shadow as it flew almost at...
Forum: Classifieds 02-08-2014, 11:26 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 2,268
Posted By jcb123
Re: tb175w

If its an '03 machine, done 10,300 odd hours, that averages to about 18 machine hours a week
Forum: Photos 09-06-2014, 07:56 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,232
Posted By jcb123
Re: 2014

Hastings if I'm not mistaken?
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-06-2014, 09:29 PM
Replies: 5,846
Views: 592,082
Posted By jcb123
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Is it too late for a belated congratulations? Followed the search from the get-go, and chuffed you've come out the other side with a belter.

Looks like you've landed on your feet there, looks a...
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-06-2014, 09:16 PM
Replies: 3,611
Views: 670,150
Posted By jcb123
Re: Kubota Kx080 'Wide Boy!'

This is in no way near to Eddie's recent worries and strife, but we've recently had two brand new Kubota mowers, upgrading and replacing 3 year old models.

Quality control is shocking, had no end...
Forum: Classifieds 04-06-2014, 06:00 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,560
Posted By jcb123
Re: a very different tilty

Tigercat certainly do a tilting running gear set-up

http://www.forestnet.com/LSJissues/Jan08/Tigercat1.jpg
Forum: Classifieds 31-05-2014, 08:55 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,560
Posted By jcb123
Re: a very different tilty

Wouldn't fancy trying to retro-fit one of them :eek:
Forum: Photos 13-05-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,520
Posted By jcb123
About to go pop?

Not sure if this is real or 'photoshopped' Either way, I want to be well away from it.

http://i805.photobucket.com/albums/yy336/CraneCrew/Tyre_zpsbad584b9.jpg
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