What firm was that? A few of my mates have worked on canvey.
Cant remember, it shut in early nineties when one brother died
First off - congrats on a fab new toy.
Second off - many thanks for posting the pics. I just showed them to the wife, particularly the one where it's on the back of the wagon, and said "see... could be worse!" and she wholeheartedly agrees
So makes anything I buy look sensible by comparison!
Haha, wait until your wife sees you using two forklifts to unload your new toy!:
Excellent, Bridgeport for sale!
Be careful with that analogy. She might do the same with Imelda Marcos
There's still the not-so-small matter of having to knock a 1ft hole in the ceiling of my garage
If Hiabs are your thing, grab a box of tissues and head over to:-
Have you seen this one?
Also, please, what is the pipe and valve screwed into the clapper? Pneumatic tool lifter?
On mr acheson machine its a pneumatic clapper box lifter on mine its hydraulic.
A big coburg was scrapped in Suffolk, I was told to late.
Trouble with coburg machines they’re overly complicated and fifty year old wiring can be unpleasant once moved
Looks very nice, and BIG!
Finally got my Rockford out of storage
Spencer posing next to motor!
Love it...Is this bigger than the one Adam Booth has just picked up, or same size...?
Nice, Very Nice
Bigger but lighter in weight, though I think that’s because yanks are prone to exaggerating! He claims his little one is 7tons , my Rockford is maybe 6ton. It felt much lighter than my devlieg to move
Abom79 would be jealous
Some very nice wagons there .
He has seen it, only a little envious!
Just noticed the slogan on Spencer's hat 'Love Every Drop' - probably not the best advice when you are moving machines!
A US ton is2000 lbs, UK ton, 2240lbs!
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