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Forum: Construction Equipment 12-10-2016, 02:41 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 914
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: machinery decals

Thats what I would have said Dan ... until I found this guy. Komatsu 210-7LC full set £95.00. Good quality too.

LINK ............ http://machinery-decals.co.uk/
Forum: Technical Q&A 10-10-2016, 06:27 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,695
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Hydraulic pumps and systems?

. The oil and suction strainer should be changed every 2000hrs. Check operation & and maintenance book.
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 09:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

No Brian that would have been an official offence :)
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 06:29 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

You'll learn ...... just dont ever let anyone see you with a level bubble in the cab !!
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 06:01 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Well that depends on whether you listened to the person whom gave you guidance ?
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 05:47 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

You ploughed with it last time didn't you ...... ? :D
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 05:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Will get the snow blade out for the roadsweeper then :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 09-10-2016, 02:45 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,367
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: buying dywidag formwork ties

Would have thought they could have shouted across to Hook ? ...... :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 09-10-2016, 02:40 PM
Replies: 2,914
Views: 440,482
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Wheeled Excavator / Rubber Duck

Rob we buy rams and parts fron this company. www.steerforth.co.uk.

If you find double stage ram awkward to locate or very expensive you could have a hinged tipping frame fabricated and then use...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Thank you for that Conor. Shame we didn't have more machine work for you and a bit of dozer work. Pop back next week and we may have .... :)

Yep your so right about pay.
Forum: Useful Technical Info and Reference Documents 09-10-2016, 12:59 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 18,585
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Hand tools

Generally tools are tools. I do prefere using snap on and use it a fair bit. Britool was allways my favorite and I have a fair bit of that too. New Britool not so good. I believe Facom own them. I...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 12:50 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Heres one for you. I know of an operator of a dumptruck who had work 15 min from home. Rate was £10 per hour and he had a company van. 50 plus hours per week.

Just left his job to work for...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 12:28 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Operators.
Its a "start at" rate graham, maybe even a bit less for a new starter on a dumptruck. Self employed would be subject to expenses etc, also we have a certain amount of vans. A company...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 10:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Its a "start at" rate graham, maybe even a bit less for a new starter on a dumptruck. Self employed would be subject to expenses etc, also we have a certain amount of vans. A company vehicle is...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 10:46 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

We are predominantly earthmoving and so seasonal to a large extent. This means we have some seasonal operators and some had other comitments this year. Have had fewer men this year too. Basically...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 09-10-2016, 08:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Well when you have machines on dayworks the rate you can pay is limited to what is the going rate earned by the machine.
If I had no money I'd get out of bed for a lot less because I'm not special...
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 08-10-2016, 10:13 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

You'd be welcome back for a Busmans holiday Rory ..... You stick to your business now, you're doing well.
Forum: Situations Vacant / Post your CV 08-10-2016, 09:27 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 8,864
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Operators.

Found one whom I lknew already. Don't mind paying £12- £15. .... By fuck there are some chancers out there. Full of their own self importance :)
Forum: Technical Q&A 08-10-2016, 08:19 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,695
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Hydraulic pumps and systems?

Bert if the pump failure is with the Pistons or barrel, manifold plate the debris will get pumped into the main control valve and will cause system damage which can result in the whole system...
Forum: Construction Equipment 08-10-2016, 04:11 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 175,364
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Here we go again - Takeuchi TB175.

I would have thought a VA boom and tilting rotating device would be able to reach and solve that little problem Mr T :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 08-10-2016, 12:21 AM
Replies: 5,843
Views: 591,901
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Druid’s New Duck – ’99 Hydrema-Wiemar M1500

Is the pressure not regulated in the QH control valve ? I don't think full main pressure is acting on the little QH cylinder is it ?
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-10-2016, 08:13 PM
Replies: 1,454
Views: 175,364
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Here we go again - Takeuchi TB175.

That skip firms fucked up big time.
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-10-2016, 07:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 731
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Is this for real

It is mate. We get batches made, Have to use correct steel and have it hardened though. Main bucket pin from Volvo for an EC360 is over a grand Chris :eek:
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-10-2016, 07:13 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 25,492
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Scammers

Well done Ross. :) Looks like someone wont be having a good weekend :)
Forum: Construction Equipment 07-10-2016, 06:36 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 731
Posted By Traxcavator.
Re: Is this for real

I would say so chris, Its from a 7-8 tonne machine and is a Kubota original by the looks of the labelling. Not bucket pin, it's the bucket ram and linkage pin.
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