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Forum: Construction Equipment Today, 12:31 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

........and the nose ........ has been a right PITFA the rest of the afternoon and evening ...... :mad:
Make of that, what you will ..... me, well I really don't know, :confused: but I got to carry...
Forum: Construction Equipment Today, 12:15 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Mart arrived in style, bang on three ...... to about five hundred or so friends and family waiting to 'see him off'.
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Forum: Construction Equipment Yesterday, 11:48 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

I've had a looong couple of days ....Shem and Co. arrived Thursday evening, which was nice.
Shem not sleeping all Thursday night wasn't so good ..... especially as he kept most of the rest of us...
Forum: Construction Equipment Yesterday, 11:11 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Ljungby Maskin AB loader

LÄNNEN make some great gear .... their BHLs are seen to be on a par with the Huddigs.
well thought of equipment ... built to 'work' and built to last :cool:

https://youtu.be/TEGOdGyRtfY
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Forum: Photos Yesterday, 10:52 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: A catch up....

absolutely James ... no question ;)



you had a hell of a good deal on the Taki Rory and an even better one on the money front, to fund it.
you'll not regret it for sure :)
Forum: Photos Yesterday, 12:33 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: A catch up....

congrats on the new acquisition Rory .... hope she serves you as well as your first one has :cool:

now all you need to do is either clone yourself or grow a second bum to park in the saddle of...
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-06-2018, 06:39 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

'Nother one for you Chris ... this is it's third listing with no bids on any of 'em.

looking at the crap on the floor around it and the state of the belt it's had a bit more than the "used a...
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-06-2018, 11:22 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Wow on the base plate front .... but only as good as the man driving it ;) ... as with everything :rolleyes: .... hard to compete with that though!!

bang on with the summer job bit Aiden ........
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-06-2018, 11:07 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

LOL Chris ..... it'll 'sand' wood, with care, or it just turns to inordinate piles of dust
make no mistake this is a grinder that puts all others to shame ... 10 times the removal rate of anything...
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-06-2018, 01:23 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Micro digger/tracked dumper

Gardening :p ..... heard there's a gap in the market might need filling :D:D
Forum: Technical Q&A 22-06-2018, 01:15 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: 3 phase risk assessment

it needs to be bunded probably because it's 'unattended' :rolleyes: ... where as the other gear " bombing about site" is all attended ;) not as most of 'em'd notice if the sky fell on 'em, let alone...
Forum: Construction Equipment 22-06-2018, 12:00 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

http://i1275.photobucket.com/albums/y450/v8druid/my%20bucket%202/WP_20180621_13_53_13_Pro_zps7pelvshb.jpg...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 11:46 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

http://i1275.photobucket.com/albums/y450/v8druid/my%20bucket%202/WP_20180621_13_48_41_Pro_zps7uguryul.jpg...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 11:40 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

so ..... the GRINDER .....

A little bubble wrap would've saved the paint scuffs!! ... on what was otherwise a new machine !!...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 11:22 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Will always be a place for the universal and grinder Aiden, in a general fab shop. :)

no way're you gonna plasma base plates, fish plates, haunch plates, etc. ..... crop, pop and punch 'em, from...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 10:49 PM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Zirconia alumina Chris ..... 36 grit .... rips the sh1t out o' plate :D and lasts for ever ..... almost.
you would not want a finger anywhere near the business end when running.
that's almost...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 11:36 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

universal ironworker Chris ......

https://www.haco.com/en/our-services/multi-60-70-80-95-125-140-175-1

Punch/crop/shear/nibbler/bender

My 115XS would punch a 38mm hole in 1" plate - bigger...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,525
Posted By V8Druid
Re: Micro digger/tracked dumper

I believe Tim knew the head honcho Jimbo .... pretty sure there was mention of these guys way way back in my duck hunting days .... real early in my thread ... IIRC BIL to Devon Duck's owner .......
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 12:32 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,516
Posted By V8Druid
Re: JCB's current Stable - 1.5-10t

reckon it'd give greater curl but less opening James ;)


bet they are .... JCB, CEF and bun fight are all synonymous .... least they were :eek:


well it is a discussion based around feature's...
Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 12:17 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

and that's not a trick of the camera's lens ..... it was THAT big :eek:
....... like a rabbit in the headlights
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Forum: Construction Equipment 21-06-2018, 12:11 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

well it arrived this morning ...... much to my surprise
tracking said it was still in their Portsmouth hub???

Driver was very lucky to catch us here ....
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Forum: Technical Q&A 20-06-2018, 04:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 286
Posted By V8Druid
Re: 3 phase risk assessment

properly installed I see no reason it'd be an issue Gra, especially as it's virtually self contained with it's own power source :rolleyes:
.... plenty of ip67 rated connectors or simply hard wired...
Forum: Construction Equipment 20-06-2018, 01:34 AM
Replies: 6,683
Views: 720,021
Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

took 30 odd years, first time round Stu ...... I don't have that sort of time to do it again .... but a few toys to make life easier for 'pottering' are nice to have.

When you see me say there's...
Forum: Construction Equipment 20-06-2018, 01:16 AM
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Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

when you've used one Chris ..... you think of ways to use it, rather than a hand held 5 or 9" ... the ease of material removal is phenomenal ..

Bloody good for sharpening three an' a half inch...
Forum: Construction Equipment 20-06-2018, 12:44 AM
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Views: 720,021
Posted By V8Druid
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

it's a long way from being a ''sander'' Gra ;) ..... it's a grinder with a very big 'G' ... massive material removal rates ....
multiple expletives required to describe just how good they are :D ...
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