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!
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!
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
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