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Forum: Classifieds Today, 12:28 AM
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Posted By quattromike
Re: conveyor belting

Where's it at, what's the thickness, what's the nick of the belt. Handy stuff to av.
Forum: Construction Equipment 17-08-2018, 10:40 PM
Replies: 6,853
Views: 757,029
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

I recently bought myself some pallet racking to put up in me shed and had to find some decent pallets to load up and stick in the racking. Made a big difference but in the process of palletising all...
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-08-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 6,853
Views: 757,029
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

What you need is what we call locally as a clearoot :D
Forum: Vintage & Classic Equipment 08-08-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 290
Posted By quattromike
Re: JCB 3CII backhoe help

Which end of the hoscan you get at? If it's the end nearest the supply you could uncouple it and fit a blank then you can operate the machine without loosing more oil.
Forum: Construction Equipment 09-07-2018, 11:11 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 789
Posted By quattromike
Re: Hydrostatic drives in hot weather

Surprising how easy it can be to cook the hydraulic oil, it can sometimes hit a chain reaction and start boiling the oil. If you have a dip stick to check the oil I'd say you'd be able to tell if it...
Forum: Technical Q&A 21-06-2018, 10:27 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 549
Posted By quattromike
Re: 3 phase risk assessment

You would need to make sure it has been checked and signed off by a qualified electrician kinda like pat testing but I'm sure it's called something else. We use a Lincoln vantage on site quite a bit...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 10:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,073
Posted By quattromike
Re: Jcb js130

:D just print out the pages required
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-06-2018, 09:22 PM
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Posted By quattromike
Forum: Construction Equipment 12-06-2018, 09:24 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,073
Posted By quattromike
Re: Jcb js130

lol that's a beauty. This guy works to the same schedule as me for repair works :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-06-2018, 10:16 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

Getting a bit worried about highland hammer hire. I was told on order it would take 12 days for manufacture then it's shipped from Finland . It's just gone a month and he's not returning my calls....
Forum: Construction Equipment 19-05-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 122
Views: 21,587
Posted By quattromike
Re: Haulotte Multijob and AusDave

Is that a vw ute you have there? Never really noticed any like that my time down under. It was all land cruiser and hilux and rodeos and navaras.
I had a trust old D21 navara that took me about.
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-05-2018, 11:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,054
Posted By quattromike
Re: Anyone beat 60k hours on a machine?

Is it a case of triggers brush!
Still the same digger just had 3 new booms, 2 cabs, 5 engines, and a replaced undercarriage but it's still the same digger :D
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 09-05-2018, 06:17 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 5,649
Posted By quattromike
Re: Up rate towing capacity on a van

Just out of interest Aiden what model of van would that be? Different models would require different mods I'm suspecting?
Forum: Construction Equipment 08-05-2018, 09:04 PM
Replies: 6,853
Views: 757,029
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

The first ones pretty decently set up with the cupboards and roller cabinets. Looks like a handy workshop store. We have a couple at work set up for stores and works if kept clear and accessible, as...
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-05-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 6,853
Views: 757,029
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Their handy storage and quick option to get you going but the longer you use then you find the item you want always ends up in the back behind everything else :D you need strategically positioned...
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-05-2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,225
Posted By quattromike
Re: kubota kx161-3 excavator hydraulic problems

The check valve for the boom Is normally connected directly to the ram under the boom.
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-05-2018, 06:15 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

That's exactly what I was thinking :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-05-2018, 07:24 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

So just a short update for those who have given some good advice. I have got an S45 hitch coming from highland hammer hire and a set of new buckets to suit from BMC. I'm still waiting for all these...
Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

most interested. will it fit dx80?
Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

is that the "hardlock" or the turnable hitch you have?

There does look to be a height saving on those quick hitches but at what cost?
they look slightly wider than a standard QH would be, does...
Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

Is it this one? (http://www.bmc-buckets.co.uk/hydraulic-quick-hitch-25-52-ton/71)
Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 07:22 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

don't mean to sound ignorant but what it the 'S' type hitch?
Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 7,518
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

What's the recommendations for quick hitches? is there an alternative to geith?
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 24-04-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,316
Posted By quattromike
Re: New toy tractor

Handy tools them, can't help think I'd feel safer with some Rops on her though :D
Forum: Events 22-04-2018, 08:16 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 908
Posted By quattromike
Re: Scot plant had sun out!

You've got it all wrong! You go with a shopping list and come home with the goodies :D
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