Pete 359 Classic Takeoff
THIS IS IN CANADA just so y'all know.
My brother's 1987 Peterbilt 359 Classic workin' in the bush near vassar, mb. sweet smoke! wish mine could do that. It has a 3406B block Cat 425.
Oh and a big thanks to you tuber tod3k for giving us the new name for this truck..... "Old Smokey Jerk!"
59' Hayes first start in 10yrs
This is my 59' Hayes Clipper 220 Cummins first start in 10 plus years. Put a couple batteries in it and she whirled right over and fired.
This is our 24 cylinder Detroit that we are putting in a custom 359 Peterbilt. It will use an Allison Transmission, and the engine will be in the front of the truck. We are starting off with 40 foot 4" X 14" rectangle rails, not sure how long it will end up being.
ETF Mining Trucks MT-240 full turning circle
ETF developed a unique steering system. All wheels are steered at low to medium speeds reducing tyre wear, while at higher speeds the last two axle lines gradually change to nearly rigid resulting in better stability. ETF trucks are equipped with a special speed-proportional steering system. At very low speeds, such as when spotting the loader, the system requires only two turns from lock to lock. The whole system works automatically without interference from the operator..
TruckModel Peterbilt 359 RC 1:4 Nissan Patrol vs. Peterbilt.mp4
Finally! The book is available with high-resolution photos of the construction of the model! Also available in a digital version for Ipad, Iphone, Tablet ...
The First Test:
The Second Test:
Sitting on.. :
Test For Maneuver..:
Big A 2500 on the road.
The Big A , with its Allison automatic transmission and 2-speed axle did about 35mph on the road, but with its 66 x 43 Terra Tires was a bit wide for some country lanes! Robert Fearnley driving, around 1991.