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
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