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Bringing 180 tonnes to a full stop!

Looking around You Tube last weekend I came across this video taken by Earthmovers Editor Graham Black during a trip to Malaga in 2009 and thought it was worth taking another look at here on the Digger Man Blog. The Caterpillar 777F is not the largest rigid dumptruck in the world by any stretch of…
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Old Euclid/Terex “Green Lizard’s” get fired up

If you love motor scrapers and enjoy the sound of old Detroit Diesel engines you are going to love this video I came across over the weekend. This video and photograph come to us courtesy the Daily Diesel Dose You Tube channel and features some ageing Terex S-24 motor scrapers being run up after a…
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LiuGong shoots and scores

I’m back on the road in the early stages of this week heading north to catch up with the guys from LiuGong dealers CPMS (Construction Plant & Machinery Sales) checking out their new Northern depot and visiting some of their new customers in the area. One of the first customers we will be visiting is…
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Fiat-Allis Workshop Manual Request

An email has winged its way to me via our editor in the Earthmovers Magazine office, Graham Black, who received the following from a reader in Australia called Ron Single. Ron is a member of a group dirt bike riders from Queensland called VMX Whitsunday. They have recently acquired a Fiat-Allis 4WD articulated loading shovel…
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