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Category Archives: DIGGER MAN BLOG

Tiltrotator’s from a North American perspective

Although a common feature on machines in Scandinavia for over 25 years, tiltrotators are still a fledgling attachment in North America, however as we have seen in other regions, across Europe especially, a number of high profile, forward thinking trailblazers are continuing to invest in these game changers in America and Canada and are already…
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A SharpGrade first in the UK

The first New Zealand manufactured SharpGrade attachment has been delivered to a trailblazing customer in Wales and around this time last week we were in Llandyfan to see Wil Jenner of Beacon Arenas get hands on with his latest investment. It was also a real delight to meet the designer and owner of the business…
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Poetry in motion with Champion Groundworks

We recently had the pleasure of visiting a couple of sites with Liskeard based Champion Groundworks for a forthcoming feature in Earthmovers Magazine, but as a taster I thought I would put together a blog post featuring some videos of the machines in action. The Doosan DX340LC-5, operated by long serving operator Andy Crabb was…
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Volvo and Rototilt in a native setting

My Swedish friend and fellow member of the forum Alexander Lipkin aka BM1113 is always out and about in Northern Sweden catching machines on camera and I thought I would share this one with you all. Many contractors in Sweden are engaged in ditch cleaning duties during the summer months. Many roads and tracks…
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