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  1. davieh3350

    Industrial revolution 1111

    Friend sent me this. quite interesting, you’ll need a cup of coffee and biscuits as it’s quite a long watch.
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    Hiab fit for 7 tons

    Can anyone give me a contact for a haulier with a hiab fit to lift 7 ton. contacted a few but either they can’t lift it, don’t respond to emails or they’ve taken the huff as I needed to change delivery address.
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    Oil project

    Used to muck about running veg oil in the old 110. I settled the oil, let the water sink to the bottom along with a lot of the fatty crud, then I would pour it through a tube rammed with sheep wool (though sometimes I would just pour the settled stuff straight in and stop when the crap appeared)...
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    Wiring loom tips

    Doing up an old series Landy, wiring is shot. Stripped the loom out of the disco that provided the motor and axels. I’m stripping out all the unneeded wires, any tips of what to do/not do?
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    Not as bad as they thought
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    Super thick engine oil problem

    Big 200kva Cummins generator at work here has an odd thing going on with it. it’s been running around a year now, clocked up 9500 hours or so, been serviced usually to within 40-50 (It runs day and night so not long I’m going over) hours of its due times. went to change the oil yesterday, I’ve...
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    Lathe from Bath to Pitlochry

    Going to go look at this lathe In Bath in a few days time, then possibly another couple of machines further north. Want a rough idea of price to take it north. Over 3 tons and about 10 foot long.
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    Anyone got an empty workshop...

    I´m headed home from Iceland in June and I´m going to shift workshop from up in the hills to somewhere with a 3 phase supply, got somewhere in mind and it should be ok for what I want (I´m going to take a year or two out to concentrate on a few of my projects and do a few more tours back up...
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    Repairing tenancies

    I think that's the correct name for them, but does anyone know about them for houses/farms (I'm in Scotland) There's a few farms with houses that are sat empty on a large estate here, the land is getting grazed by the estate at the moment. My idea was to approach the manager and inquire about...
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    Where has the page list gone

    When I look at a thread I can jump to new but can't see how to get to the next page or go back the way. Using a shitty iPhone
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    Fendt spares for Iceland.

    Anyone know of a supplier of new and/or used parts for Fendts that would send stuff to Iceland. When I was up there the farm I was at had a couple of break downs on their machine and there was no spares in the country, had to get sent up from the uk through their dealers, but I think they are...
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    Emails not getting delivered?

    How often do emails fail to arrive? Im using yahoo and I've sent a few messages in the last few months that go unanswered. Some were to bigger companies that were possibly not interested in the jobs I had for them, but friends I've mailed have never responded, my mother got one from me and...
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    Tipping the cab on a John Deere 6420

    ive landed up on a farm where they've a 6420 with a leak coming from a hose or something else under the cab. He's waiting for someone to come show/help him how it's done, but been he's been waiting for ages and no sign of him and grass is getting knocked down and it's needed. Told him I'd pick...
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    Crankshaft re grind

    who do you use? Old 474 has its out and is needing a tidy up, I messaged a couple of companies last week asking for a rough idea of price to do the job but never heard back from them.
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    Dead weight price of tamworth pork?

    6 pigs left and want them away without the hassle of processing and finding a market for it, 10 month old, 65-75 kg dead weight appx. Slow grown rotovators. I've contacted a butcher who is keen on taking it. What would you charge per kg? I want reasonable money, but want them away...
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    Small flock of sheep

    Wanting to re home my 45 blackface/hebridean ewes and 11 pure (not registered Hebridean ewes) wild wee feckers, but are very healthy and don't seem to give up and die too easily. Make an offer...
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    Lathe, mills, drills, slotters, shapers and grinders (not angle grinders)

    Thought I'd start a thread for machine tool jobs. What you've been doing on your lathe, mill or drills, slot cutters and if anyone is lucky enough to have a surface/cylindrical grinder. Today's job (mine's on the right at the bottom) had to copy this wee shaft for a lads board edger. The...
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    Highland cattle ring feeders

    4 Ritchie highland ring feeders. 120 each.
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    Claas senator belts

    Scrapped the old senator, taken all the belts off, lots of good belts some only a few hours use. 200 quid (one of the new ones cost near this)
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    Hudson dog trailer

    Hudson trailer. 4 separate compartments. New floor, lights work tyres ok. No rotten bits 400 quid.