Tag : Euclid

Classic MachinesScrapers

The Terex TS-18 motor scraper

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  Breaking away from traditional Terex design philosophy, the TS-18 twin powered motor scraper was an entirely new machine from the ground up. The only link...
Forgotten companiesGarWood

Forgotten companies: GarWood

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Some heavy haulage operators may be familiar with the name GarWood as a premier manufacturer of heavy duty towing winches used on transporter-equipped trucks. However, it may...
Classic MachinesScrapers

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,...
Forgotten companiesHough

Forgotten companies – Hough

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Classic MachinesHancock

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 MachinesLeTourneau-Westinghouse

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 MachinesEuclid

Euclid’s TS-18 motor scraper

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