Tag : John Deere

Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic machines: The Caterpillar 615 scraper

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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

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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

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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

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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...
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John Deere makes the Grade

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  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...