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Forum: Construction Equipment Today, 01:09 PM
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Forum: Classifieds Today, 08:38 AM
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Posted By JD450A
Re: Mecalac 8cx on ebay

It's about 2k too much.

Lots of electrics on these to be a problem besides the obvious engine issue.... I like the concept and see them as a much better proposition to a duck for my line of work,...
Forum: Construction Equipment Yesterday, 11:38 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By JD450A
Re: SW Muckshifting (Very) Ltd

Having used Tim's Pin on dipper, it's just not suitable for what I need to do (Deep shaft digging mostly and perhaps some light grading at reach), Issue with a fixed dipper extension is that you...
Forum: Construction Equipment Yesterday, 05:56 PM
Replies: 38
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Posted By JD450A
Re: SW Muckshifting (Very) Ltd

Extra 2m Stick to hook on the Q/H.

Extending arm is still on the cards, but it's finding a suitably priced donor machine, Was offered one for £400 recently but the arm was in poor condition.
Forum: Construction Equipment 17-02-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 3,184
Posted By JD450A
Re: SW Muckshifting (Very) Ltd

Finally got time to modify my set of forks to suit my digger today, cheers to Del for his help today,

Also the next Modification Project :)
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 17-02-2018, 09:21 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

Yes, if it's going for Agri/Forestry use as a by product it's fine though Graham as the tractors are collecting the material at point of production (i.e woodland with a mobile chipper in situ).
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Forum: Commercial Vehicles 17-02-2018, 12:05 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

If it's under TM they are well within there rights to be using Rebated fuel and Tractors or whatever they see fit, you also need to remember these boys (by the sounds of it k j thulborn) maintain...
Forum: Photos 16-02-2018, 11:58 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By JD450A
Re: well that's f**ked it

Ainscough, without doubt..... :p

I'm liking that storage box between the back axles, looks like it contains all the necessary tarp's to cover the logos on the crane :P
Forum: Photos 16-02-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 177
Posted By JD450A
Re: well that's f**ked it

Best thing for the oil on that would of been a Local man with a mini excavator to rip a trench and line it with polythene... plenty of it on site, could of borrowed some off the front of the crane :D...
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-02-2018, 07:34 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

They are also built to last though, think the frontline working lifespan of those machines is 20+ years.
Forum: Construction Equipment 16-02-2018, 10:53 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

All down to a shiteload of parameters Grah, from boom geometry, ram size, pipe size, oil consistency, valves and clearances, tolerances etc.
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 15-02-2018, 11:55 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

Most definitely, I love it. :D
Forum: Industry Chat 15-02-2018, 11:37 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,498
Posted By JD450A
Re: Best wet weather gear is....

Can't remember when I brought it, but I was still on for Trax from memory so it's over 3yrs ago... but mine is still going strong. :)
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-02-2018, 11:35 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 160
Posted By JD450A
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 15-02-2018, 11:31 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

35mph at a push downhill.

Volvo A25's will do about 45mph downhill.... but the handbrakes explode. ;)
Forum: Construction Equipment 15-02-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

Your not worthy, Your not worthy :D:p
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 15-02-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

Very grey Area Aiden. Only clear part would be running on Red being illegal.

Issues with other areas would be clarity of the rules. Yes a Tractor is for agricultural operations but there are...
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-02-2018, 04:37 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

Very much so.... I am just out now to shift the Dumper and roller with the super wagon and drag :D
Forum: Construction Equipment 14-02-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

Grah's Menzi's are Cabbed, think only his Euromach is Canopy.

One of the tilty equipped machines I've driven :D
Forum: Industry Chat 14-02-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,870
Posted By JD450A
Re: this'll sort out a few 'weeds'

Ought to bring back mobile testing once a year. :)
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 13-02-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

I would be very surprised if the current Purge doesn't include a few weekends and night shifts for the DVSA. We where informed 1st of March will be the start of a Major Purge by a friend of a...
Forum: Commercial Vehicles 13-02-2018, 04:26 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 1,312
Posted By JD450A
Re: - it's started BTLs

Will be interesting to see how far and gun hoe the police DVSA go... Trouble is although it's been a long time coming it is a utter legal minefield!

Pick a fight with the wrong...
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-02-2018, 04:07 PM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

Bullshit, You came knocking door to door trying to sell generators and Honda engines out the back of a van a couple weeks ago. Definitely you, i'd recognise that voice all day long.
Forum: Construction Equipment 13-02-2018, 08:40 AM
Replies: 380
Views: 9,699
Posted By JD450A
Re: So - an opinion - tiltys and prices !

Shauns a cracking bloke. :)
Forum: General Business Issues 13-02-2018, 07:29 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 623
Posted By JD450A
Re: Charges for workshop radios

They could all tell the wankers to fuck off together great team bonding experience.
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