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Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic machines: The Caterpillar 615 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
Filling a hole in the (then) lineup of Caterpillar elevating scrapers, the Caterpillar model 615 was a great little machine with some features unique to
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: International-Harvester’s E200 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
One of the first companies to realize the benefits an elevating scraper could offer the smaller earthmoving contractor was International Harvester, which introduced the model
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The John Deere 5010 scraper

Charles Fairbairn
A direct development of Deere’s first elevating scraper, the model 840, the model 5010 incorporated many improvements over its predecessor. John Deere to many people
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: Hancock’s elevating scraper pioneer

Charles Fairbairn
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
On The Cover

John Deere makes the Grade

Charles Fairbairn
  Even before Sam Pemberton’s new full-featured John Deere 670 Grade Pro (GP) motor grader arrived at his company’s Hamilton yard, it had already created