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Forum: Construction Equipment 25-04-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
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: 62
Views: 4,012
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: 62
Views: 4,012
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: 62
Views: 4,012
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: 62
Views: 4,012
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: 224
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: 198
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
Forum: Events 21-04-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 198
Posted By quattromike
Scot plant had sun out!

Did anyone make the trip to scotplant at ingilston this weekend? They got good weather for a change :cool:.
Forum: Construction Equipment 19-04-2018, 10:37 PM
Replies: 6,470
Views: 677,197
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Heath Robertson , :D haven't heard from him in a while
Forum: Construction Equipment 17-04-2018, 09:57 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

I also like the looks of the hardlife (https://www.bucketwarehouse.com/bucket-warehouse---6-8-tonne-excavator-digging-bucket-604-p.asp) buckets too anyone usd these?
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-04-2018, 09:44 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

Those BMC buckets look like decent bits of kit, how are they priced?
I'm sending the old man off to Scot Plant to see if there is a deal to be done :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-04-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

Once I get her home and checked out I'll need to furnish it with some buckets, any one have recommendation for reasonable buckets at reasonable prices or is it a case of keep my eyes out for some...
Forum: General Business Issues 13-04-2018, 09:35 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,258
Posted By quattromike
Re: Estimate vs Quote

It can be tricky sometimes, you could try and state where the extra costs could occur and some indication what it could be. For instance if you are providing materials, instead of a lump sum you...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-04-2018, 09:06 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

It's done. Got a dx80 coming home from EA Leeds . Despite my previous advise on this I haven't seen it in the flesh yet :eek:
i just wish I was more patient and had more time on my hands :D
Forum: Photos 11-04-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 413
Posted By quattromike
Re: oh dear

Were they loading it onto that truck and slid off?
Forum: Construction Equipment 09-04-2018, 08:05 AM
Replies: 512
Views: 74,652
Posted By quattromike
Re: JCB 86c-1 TAB

What's the latest consensus on the 86C1? Are they better or worse than the 8085?
Forum: Construction Equipment 09-04-2018, 07:15 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 982
Posted By quattromike
Re: theiving b stards

I see the guy who dealt with the thief breaking into his home been let out without charge. Seems common sense prevailed for once.
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-04-2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 982
Posted By quattromike
Re: theiving b stards

This is not good:eek:
I hope you get them fcukrs.:mad:
Forum: Construction Equipment 06-04-2018, 05:32 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By quattromike
Re: Say cheese, you're on camera

This is why I think it's a good thing. Operator got nothing to hide.
Forum: Construction Equipment 06-04-2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 6,470
Views: 677,197
Posted By quattromike
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

They do have it easy nowadays, when I was a nipper the welding shield was more like a modified battle shield with a small darkened glass window and a big handle to hold it in front of your face. It...
Forum: Construction Equipment 05-04-2018, 10:34 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

We've bought from here in the past, I would recommend anyone intending making a purchase to go for a lookie first as your eye is your merchant with auctions and there can be some right pigs in pokes...
Forum: Construction Equipment 04-04-2018, 10:08 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 4,012
Posted By quattromike
Re: 7-8 ton tracked excavator

Anyone heading to EA Leeds next week? Does the prices there reflect on the current value of machines?
Forum: Construction Equipment 04-04-2018, 09:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By quattromike
Re: Say cheese, you're on camera

Says the man with something to hide but doesn't admit it :p

Honestly who cares if some Cracker Jack wants to waste their time watching you. I'm sure with cctv employers can only use for safety or...
Forum: Construction Equipment 04-04-2018, 06:22 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,049
Posted By quattromike
Re: Say cheese, you're on camera

A lot of the new trucks nowadays have this, iirc it records something like 3 minutes either side of what the computer classes as an incident. Like a sudden braking event or swerving and the like....
Forum: Non-Industry Chat 30-03-2018, 09:28 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,829
Posted By quattromike
Re: Fkn Weather

Oh and we've missed the worst of the snow this year so there's not allot on the hills compared to most years so everyone will be doing the rain dance in the summer months so they have something to...
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