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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Caterpillar 639D elevating scraper

Charles Fairbairn
As in comedy, they say that timing is everything. Caterpillar introduced the model 639D just when the bottom was beginning to fall out of the
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers HD-11 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
Designed as a replacement for an earlier tractor, the Allis-Chalmers HD-11 was a very worthy successor and was in production for over 25 years.  By
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers 260E scraper

Charles Fairbairn
The Allis-Chalmers 260E elevating scraper was one of the quartet of elevating scrapers which appeared in the mid 1960s to challenge LeTourneau-Westinghouse’s dominance in the
Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: Allis-Chalmers HD-41 tractor

Charles Fairbairn
Having led the charge for larger, higher horsepower tractors following WWII, Allis-Chalmers once again was is the forefront of large tractor development when the model