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S7 euclid

Discussion in 'Scrapers' started by mog5858, Jun 5, 2016.

  1. old-iron-habit

    old-iron-habit Senior Member

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    Got two 4-53s in machines. Both are quite fresh but you never know. A spare might be in order if the price is right.
     
  2. stars&bars44

    stars&bars44 Active Member

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    Nice machine! I had two Euclid S18s with a 6110b engine. They were tough machines. Euclid has a parts book and separate service manuals. I think any terex dealer will have them. Just tough to find parts for those old machines.
     
  3. mog5858

    mog5858 Well-Known Member

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    where they bug eye ones ?
     
  4. stars&bars44

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    Yeah, looked like your S7, same nose, had two air cleaners. We didn't have any cabs or tops though. I miss it. Euclid built some solid stuff. If you can keep em running you can move dirt cheap.
     
  5. RZucker

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    Guy here had 2 of the old S-18s... one still had the old 6-110 with the centrifugal blower. And it was a runner. It was an ex county machine with very low hours.
     
  6. old-iron-habit

    old-iron-habit Senior Member

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    Any idea what happened to them or where they might be if they are still in one piece?
     
  7. stars&bars44

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    Ours had those roots blowers. Saw one identical to ours coming up at a Ritchie bros auction in Phoenix AZ on April 13th. It has some kind of rops on it. I'd sure like to have it. Shipping quote was 11k to NC.
     
  8. mog5858

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    that would have been nice to hear as them 6-110 had there own sound to them. someday i will have a 6-110 in my stable lol.
     
  9. stars&bars44

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    We had a motor go out in one about 15 yrs ago. Finally found a guy in FL had one from a train or something. Got it up here 4000$ later and it turned the wrong way. He wouldn't take it back. Never found another. They are hard to find. We have some parts for them and a book. Let me know if you get one.
     
  10. mog5858

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    well the stars aliened and got a good deal on a back hall so my s7 got home yesterday :). started her up and played with for a few trips to get a feel of what need's done. now the long list begins
    tans leak check steering cylinder leak check fuel tank leaks check no brakes check too many air leaks to build presser check. cut the side boards off check. sand blast and paint where done she got 3 different colors of green on her. sounds easy right lol . now i have to start the search for a nice push cat darn. i would say my dw6 would work but i think that's going to be a long term project. so i did find that name plate for the trans and confirmed it's a CT-3340 are they a 2 speed with a hi -low ? or a true 4 speed? i will have to start read my books i guess.
     

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