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Demolition, clearing and grading

Discussion in 'Showtime!' started by Landclearer, May 18, 2014.

  1. Landclearer

    Landclearer Senior Member

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    Got a few pics of the washout job. Still got a ways to go on it. A pic of the 6 with the new sweeps, fuel tank guard and rear screen also. 6.JPG 6-3.JPG 6-4.JPG 6-2.JPG
     
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  2. CM1995

    CM1995 Super Moderator

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    LC if I had a 100K yards of that black dirt down here in AL I could retire, as it would easily bring $10 a CY the pit.:cool:

    The 6 looks like it's still earning it's keep. Nice grade work in the 2nd pic.
     
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    The 6 looks pretty slick in new duds.
     
  4. Landclearer

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    You would have cried if you saw us put 25k yards in the bottom of a pond just because the owner wanted to get rid of it. It was a shame. Screened topsoil goes for $14 at the pit here.

    Yes the old girl does real good. One of my favorite machines to run.

    Thnaks JNB. We got a winch for her , gotta get it fixed and installed a few odds and ends then we are going to get it painted.
     
  5. Landclearer

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    I thought I would post some pics. It’s been a while and we have been so busy. Here are a few pics of a demo job we did. We actually cleared the lot and dug the footers for this house in the mid 90s. I guess we saw this one from start to finish.
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  7. Landclearer

    Landclearer Senior Member

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    The house had been for sale for a while and they almost had a deal, it fell thru and the realtor said they should demo it and sell the lot. It’s only about 200 feet from the beach so the lot is worth a ton of money.
     
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  8. Landclearer

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    Here are a few pics of a parking lot job we are doing now. The parking areas are brick pavers and the drive lanes will br asphalt. Threw a pick of my truck in there as well.
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  9. CM1995

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    Congrats on the new truck LC! I like flatbeds set up like that.

    We get paid to tear down perfectly good buildings as well. Recently torn down a perfectly good building that was bank to put in an auto parts store.

    The way I look at it is we are in the "Land Recycling" business.:D
     
  10. Landclearer

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    Thanks CM. Yeah I really like the flatbed also. Still don’t have all my stuff on it. I still want to get a compressor for it and I have to mount my vice.

    We need to add “Land Recylcing” to our business cards. That is a good one!