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Classic Machines

Earthfill Compaction – A Brief History

Contrafed PUblishing
Good compaction of fill is essential if you are to avoid subsidence. The Romans and Egyptians knew it and so did the so-called “primitive” tribes...
Classic Machines Scrapers

Classic Machines: The Caterpillar 630A scraper

Contrafed PUblishing
Although the Cat 630A was a significant improvement on its predecessor, it didn’t have hydraulic controls and was soon surpassed by the 630B.   By Richard...