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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic machines: The Caterpillar 615 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
Filling a hole in the (then) lineup of Caterpillar elevating scrapers, the Caterpillar model 615 was a great little machine with some features unique to
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The John Deere 762 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
John Deere was one of the pioneers of elevating scrapers in the USA. But what to do when your existing technology is out of date?
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The International-Harvester 270 Payscraper

Charles Fairbairn
In 1963, International introduced the Harvester 270 Payscraper to replace the model 2T-75. Well liked by operators, and with a good power-to-weight ratio, it proved
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: International-Harvester’s E200 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
One of the first companies to realize the benefits an elevating scraper could offer the smaller earthmoving contractor was International Harvester, which introduced the model
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Caterpillar J621 elevating scraper

Charles Fairbairn
A logical development of the Caterpillar J619, Caterpillar’s J621 elevating scraper was introduced in 1965.   By Richard Campbell The Caterpillar J621 was a pairing of
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The International 412 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
A direct descendant of the International Harvester model E200 elevating scraper, the International 412 was a considerably refined offspring.   By Richard Campbell Released for sale
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Classic Machines: The Clark-Michigan 110 HT scraper

Charles Fairbairn
Working on the principle that two engines are better than one, Michigan introduced their model 110HT twin powered elevating scraper in 1970. A modification of
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Classic Machines: Wabco’s 101F elevating scraper

Charles Fairbairn
Probably the most unusual looking elevating scraper ever put into production, the Wabco 101F made its first appearance in 1970.   By Richard Campbell An entirely
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Wabco 333 elevating scraper

Charles Fairbairn
To date, the largest elevating scraper ever to work in New Zealand, and certainly the most powerful, the Wabco 333FT could trace it’s family tree
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Caterpillar 613 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
Introduced in 1969, the Caterpillar 613 has been with us in various configurations for 43 years covering five different models and is the most successful