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Classic Machines Forgotten companies

Forgotten companies: Tractomotive

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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 Loaders

Classic Machines: The Terex 72-51 loader

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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The International Harvester 270 PayScraper

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Ten years ago, when I first wrote about the International 270 PayScraper (Contractor, September 2005), the article was heavily abridged to fit available publishing space. Also,...
Classic Machines

Forgotten companies – Hough

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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 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...