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Catweazle and Kewelde so far, interesting - anyone else thinking of poking fun at the Constructor's abilities?

 

I'll be happy to accept a pint off both of you should you care to post a retract statement to restore the honour of Scammell, but -

 

should you force me to publish an axle loading diagram (showing the effect of the homemade underlift unit :cool2:), then I'll be looking to let some tyres down..........

 

How about we have a poll on this one?

 

Oh, here is another pic (forum crash victim) of Scammell man Peter Court and his dogs, Sammy and (?) standing in front of "AVONHILL", an ex 30T tractor unit and one of his favourites. He fitted the lift arms off a giant wheel loader as a spade - the biggest spade I've seen!

My comment regarding keeping my new Diamond T in its civvy paint is because we own Peter Court's Constructor, we removed all jib and spade so we can convert back to a 5th wheel tractor. so gutted I did that!Scammell.jpg

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My comment regarding keeping my new Diamond T in its civvy paint is because we own Peter Court's Constructor, we removed all jib and spade so we can convert back to a 5th wheel tractor. so gutted I did that!

 

Sorry to have to admit I had the 5th wheel mounting frame from that one many years ago.:D The 5th wheel from a Crusader fits spot on with just a slightly different handle to the original and I can let you have a sketch of what the frame looks like if you cannot find one.

 

Out of interest did the T belong to an old guy who lived in the Leicester area in the early 1990s?

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Sorry to have to admit I had the 5th wheel mounting frame from that one many years ago.:D The 5th wheel from a Crusader fits spot on with just a slightly different handle to the original and I can let you have a sketch of what the frame looks like if you cannot find one.

 

Out of interest did the T belong to an old guy who lived in the Leicester area in the early 1990s?

Hi Yes, we have a Crusader 5th wheel for it, and yes again we need the dimensions to make a sub frame to bolt between it and the chassis, your help would be appreciated.

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Sorry to have to admit I had the 5th wheel mounting frame from that one many years ago.:D The 5th wheel from a Crusader fits spot on with just a slightly different handle to the original and I can let you have a sketch of what the frame looks like if you cannot find one.

 

Out of interest did the T belong to an old guy who lived in the Leicester area in the early 1990s?

And to the second question, yes he did, He passed away recently, I bought the T from his wife, she had some good stories, he sounded like a good old school heavy haulage man, shame I never had the chance to meet him.

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Sorry to have to admit I had the 5th wheel mounting frame from that one many years ago.:D The 5th wheel from a Crusader fits spot on with just a slightly different handle to the original and I can let you have a sketch of what the frame looks like if you cannot find one.

 

Out of interest did the T belong to an old guy who lived in the Leicester area in the early 1990s?

haha I'm loosing the plot!! we have already spoken on this. Ive been away and out of the " old truck loop for a bit" yes i'd love a sketch of the frame. cheers Richard

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haha I'm loosing the plot!! we have already spoken on this. Ive been away and out of the " old truck loop for a bit" yes i'd love a sketch of the frame. cheers Richard

 

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Thanks for posting those Andy, I was going to call in myself but got dragged into work.

How are you getting on with Daisy, about time we had an update?

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1 hour ago, radiomike7 said:

Thanks for posting those Andy, I was going to call in myself but got dragged into work.

How are you getting on with Daisy, about time we had an update?

Still slow progress Mike , need to retire ASAP :-)

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22 hours ago, AndyFowler said:

Still slow progress Mike , need to retire ASAP 🙂

Then you'll be far to busy to finish Daisy 

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