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#123705 - 05/01/06 08:00 PM Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
electure Offline

Registered: 12/24/00
Posts: 4259
Loc: Fullerton, CA USA
Frenchelectrician found this.
Thank you, Marc.

Another of Darwin's Dumb Disciples

"That Daring Young Man on the Flying.....Backhoe?"

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#123706 - 05/01/06 08:14 PM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
Celtic Offline
Registered: 02/26/05
Posts: 361
Loc: NJ
What the hell is he doing ???
~~ CELTIC ~~
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#123707 - 05/01/06 09:03 PM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
Elviscat Offline
Registered: 08/13/05
Posts: 214
Loc: Seattle Washington USA
I must admit that's pretty impressive, amazingly stupid and dangerous, but still impressive

#123708 - 05/01/06 09:40 PM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
NORCAL Offline
Registered: 09/25/02
Posts: 865
Best described as an example of what not to do.
#123709 - 05/02/06 02:17 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
briselec Offline
Registered: 12/28/05
Posts: 141
Loc: Brisbane, Australia
It's amazing the things a good backhoe driver can do.
#123710 - 05/02/06 04:20 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
Rewired Offline
Registered: 01/01/06
Posts: 558
Loc: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Is that for real??
If something were to go wrong, I would love to see how they explain that to the insurance company!
#123711 - 05/02/06 04:48 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
steve ancient apprentice Offline
Registered: 03/04/05
Posts: 169
Loc: west springfield,mass
another moron with a license to hurt someone.
#123712 - 05/02/06 06:24 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
Mike Wescoatt Offline
Registered: 06/17/01
Posts: 161
Loc: Cedar City, Utah
Hey, um, guys...
Pull the handle on the bottom of the car and see what happens...

Just an idea...
Mike Wescoatt
#123713 - 05/02/06 06:30 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
mamills Offline
Registered: 11/30/01
Posts: 745
Loc: Wharton, Texas, USA
At first glance, it appeared to me that he was trying to fill his bucket with whatever is in that rail car. My thought: There has to be an easier way to do that !

I guess if operating this backhoe doesn't pan out, he's got a good shot at the circus.

I'd bet those guys in the foreground are standing WAY to close for comfort .

Mike (mamills)
#123714 - 05/02/06 07:10 AM Re: Loader Bucket Doesn't Reach
FisherT Offline
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Registered: 12/07/04
Posts: 3
Loc: Baltimore, MD
Believe it or not it was designed to do this!

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