Category : Classic Machines

Classic Machines

Forgotten companies – Hough

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Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: A landmark machine

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The Diesel Sixty marked a significant milestone in the development history of the track type tractor in that it was the first such diesel engined...
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: Hancock’s elevating scraper pioneer

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Many of the machines used in earthmoving today were born out of the need for a specific tool to carry out a local task. Necessity...
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The International-Harvester TD-18 tractor

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International introduced the model TD-18 track type tractor in 1938, primarily aimed at the growing construction market. Initially known as the TD-65, the machine’s designation...
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Le Tourneau-Westinghouse C-500 motor scraper

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Earthmoving equipment manufacturers are constantly modifying and improving their machines to make them perform better. Some of these modifications are beneficial, others open to question, but...
Classic Machines Loaders

Classic Machines: The International Harvester 175 payloader

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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Model D Tournapull

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During WWII the Army called for an “air transportable earthmover” and LeTourneau took up the challenge. THE FIRST LETOURNEAU Model D Tournapull with Model Q...
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The International Harvester TD30 track type tractor

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