Tag : Fiat-Allis

Classic Machines

Protected: Early development of the ripper-it started with a ‘rooter’

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The Caterpillar 941 Traxcavator

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There is an old adage that says “If it looks right, it probably is right”, and that appellation most certainly describes the Caterpillar 941 Traxcavator....
Allis-ChalmersScrapers

The Allis-Chalmers TS-260 scraper revisited

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Sometimes persistence really does pay off. Even more rewarding when it was someone else’s idea. Getting stuck in and ironing out the bugs can be...
CaterpillarClassic Construction Models

The Caterpillar 639D elevating scraper

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Allis-Chalmers

The Allis-Chalmers HD-11 tractor

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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...
Allis-ChalmersScrapers

The Allis-Chalmers 260E scraper

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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...