Tag : GarWood

Classic Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The Euclid C-6 crawler tractor

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Allis-Chalmers

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmers HD-19 tractor

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 Allis-Chalmers was the first heavy machinery builder to enter the big track-type tractor development race immediately following World War II. Richard Campbell looks at its...
Allis-Chalmers First Gear HD-21 tractor Model Collector

The Allis-Chalmers HD-21 tractor

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Classic Machines Forgotten companies

Forgotten companies: LaPlant-Choate

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LaPlant-Choate is not a well-known name in New Zealand. In fact if you mentioned it to a contractor today he would probably give you a very...
Classic Machines Forgotten companies

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 Machines Tractors

Classic Machines: The Allis-Chalmer’s HD-14 tractor

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The Allis-Chalmers HD-14 was introduced in 1939 and was broadly based on that company’s earlier and very successful Model L and LO gasoline powered crawlers....
Allis-Chalmers TD-18

The International-Harvester TD-18 tractor

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International introduced the model TD-18 track type tractor in 1938, primarily aimed at the growing construction market. Initially known as the TD-65, the machine’s designation...