Tag : EMD Models

Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers TS-460 motor scraper

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Allis-Chalmers was always an innovator when it came to construction equipment although not all of its products were instant successes, its TS-460 motor scraper being...
Classic Machines

Classic Machines: Birth of the Articulated Dump Truck

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Developed to a greater potential during the late 1960s with the advent of all-wheel drive, the articulated dump track has actually been around for a...
Classic Machines Scrapers

The history of the towed scraper

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Before the motor scraper there was the towed scraper – one of the first types of bulk earthmoving equipment to be invented.   RICHARD CAMPBELL looks...
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: Euclid’s TC-12 tractor

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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: LeTourneau’s Model C Tournapull scraper

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Perhaps no other motor scraper in the history of the genre helped to change the way that contractors thought about moving earth than the LeTourneau...