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Classic Machines Excavators

Classic Machines: Early Kato Excavators

Contractor Magazine
Well known for the quality of its mobile cranes, Kato, of Japan, was also a pioneer in the field of hydraulic excavators, and the second
Classic Machines Excavators

Classic Machines: Schield’s Bantam excavator

Charles Fairbairn
Tracing its roots back to brothers Vern and Wilbur Schield’s original prototype manufactured in 1946, the Bantam, or more properly the model C-35 cable excavator,
Classic Machines Excavators

Classic machines: The Caterpillar 225 excavator

Charles Fairbairn
After years of planning and testing in secrecy, Caterpillar finally unveiled its first hydraulic excavator a fair bit later than a lot of the competition.