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I Need A Reality Check. Big Lift With Old Crane.

Discussion in 'Cranes' started by alskdjfhg, Jul 11, 2017.

  1. alskdjfhg

    alskdjfhg Senior Member

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    I'm jealous, I'd about kill for a little drag line like that.

    I don't think I should do my exhaust like you did yours though. With twin Detroits and a straight pipe on one, I'm already wearing ear plugs AND ear muffs......

    I guess the only saving grace for the P&H is that it's so simple, other than a couple of rigger seals and hoses, no places for hydraulic leaks which is nice. I'll eventually get around to new cable, who knows when that'll be.
     
  2. td25c

    td25c Senior Member

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    Yeah alsk , keep in mind with a conventional truck crane you have a pretty versatile piece of equipment .

    Good for pickin ,diggin & bustin :)

    Look around & see about finding a drag and clam shell bucket & wrecking ball for the P&H .

    Possibilities are endless with the rite attachments for the job .

    P&H got a fairlead on it ?