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Somerscales Heavy Haulage - Firing up the Scammell

Firing up our 1960 Scammell Super Constructor in the workshop. Plenty of smoke from the Leyland/Albion 902, 15 litre diesel engine. www.somerscales.co.uk


 


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The Scammell And Its New Back
Scammell Junior Constructor UXC 611, Receives a new back.





Scammell Explorer (diesel) off road
Another video of the Rolls Royce Eagle Diesel engined Scammell Explorer, at the AWDC heavy trial, Slab Common, Bordon Camp, 11/11/07. This time negotiating the second part of the second section, again showing the axle articulation!





First drive of Tractomas, the world's biggest road truck
Commercial Motor's Colin Barnett takes a drive in the world's biggest road truck, the Nicolas Tractomas.





scammell constructor (old engine start) part 1
1958 scammell needing some serious work but check it out she's a runner.





Pickfords 1961 ~ Scammell Junior Constructor Heavy Haulage ~ GWR 4073 Caerphilly Castle ~ BTF
The complete story in 1961 of the transportation of the Great Western steam locomotive 4073 "Caerphilly Castle" from Park Royal, Swindon to Kensington Science Museum. Pickford's Scammell Junior Constructors are responsible for hauling the massive load through the narrow streets of London. This engine has now been returned to Swindon's Steam Museum.





Probably the second most amazing Scammell footage on YouTube
Getting the Scammell scotch pad length right, for good grip when winching





Scammell Heavy Haulage 1952 BTF Abnormal Load E W Rudd / BRS
Dodging The Column - 1952 by British Transport Films. Hauling a 130ft distillation column 500 miles from Greenwich to the Forth Chemical Works at Grangemouth long before the introduction of motorways and by-passes using 2 chain drive Scammell`s and solid tyred bogies. Some dodgy health & safety issues by todays standards - like crawling under moving trailers and hands infront of moving wheels! Very nostalgic road and town/city scenes & commentary. E W Rudd not Pickford's or Wynn's!





Meadows engined Scammell Explorer
The sight and sounds of a Scammell Explorer still fitted with the original Meadows 10.35 ltr petrol engine





AEC Militant wheelying
AEC Militant Mk3 Recovery towing two Scammell Constructors. About 55 tons all up. The second Scammell has got his brakes on.





HEAVY RECOVERY
SCAMMELL RECOVERING 8 WHEELER AT KIELDER PART 2





Garrett Undertype Steam Lorry
A Grand Day Out in Wakefield! Hope you like this Mike.





Heavy Haulage Australia - Toowoomba Range
The Mack Super Liner of HHA dragging a brand new CAT D11R up the Toowoomba Range. Pete from Newtown Towing is Lending A hand get the old Bulldog to the top in Record Time. Total Gross Weight 150 ton. Check it Out





Scammell Explorer 6x6 10.35 litre 6-Cylinder Petrol 200bhp Heavy Military Recovery Vehicle
Photos of this event can be found here: http://rhobbs.co.uk/bg0 This is a classic/historic military vehicle which is exhibited at various places including the Hollowell Steam & Heavy Horse Show.





Wynns Diamond T and Pacific heavy trucks
Old footage of trucks still seen at the truck and summer fayres.





Sticky walking beam 2
more work for the walking beam on the Explorer. Note the black and white bottle above the axle, this was filled with a mix of oil and WD40 and presurised to about 60psi to force the lube through the pivot as it was moving.





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