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Smoking boxcar 

Albany Democrat-Herald - 2 hours, 57 minutes ago
Albany firefighters wait as Portland and Western Railroad workers use two backhoes to remove burning cardboard from a boxcar reported at 1:10 p.m. Tuesday. The fire near Jackson Street Southeast caused only minor damage, said Bruce Carswell, president and general manager of the railroad.

Worker OK after backhoes incident 
The Arizona Republic - Oct 03 5:10 PM
A construction worker stuck between heavy equipment near Cave Creek and Bartlett Dam roads was airlifted to Scottsdale Healthcare Osborn.

Catching breath 
Chicago Tribune - Oct 05 4:28 AM
Beijing is well ahead of schedule in building 2008 Olympic facilities. A big problem now is pollution. The screech of saws mixed with the screams of tall, lean women spiking volleyballs. The pounding of hammers accented the slap-slap of sneakers on the teenage boxers jogging past scaffolding in a parking lot.

Heavy vehicle repair shop moves to Auburn 
The Auburn Citizen - Oct 03 7:10 AM
AUBURN - When these vehicles fail, it is still earth shattering. Bulldozers, backhoes and excavators, when they need repair, it's money lost for any construction firm. And broken-down tractor trailers mean no deliveries.




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A large backhoe on an excavator
A skid loader with backhoes its bucket replaced by backhoe attachment

A backhoe, also called a rear actor or back actor, is backhoe a piece of excavating equipment consisting of a digging backhoe teeth bucket on the end of an articulated arm (also called a stick or dipper). Modern backhoes are powered by hydraulics. john deere backhoe parts They are typically mounted on the backhoe parts back of a tractor or front loader. Similar attachments for skid loaders are still called backhoes even though backhoe tire they are mounted on the front. This is because the name refers to case backhoe the action of the 3 point backhoe shovel, not its location on the vehicle; a backhoe digs by drawing earth backwards, rather than lifting it with backhoe attachments a forward motion jcb backhoe parts like a bulldozer.

A backhoe attached to a swiveling cab on used backhoe top of tracks is called an excavator.

The British company JCB developed the early backhoes. Their first woods backhoe tractor equipped with both a backhoe and a front mounted loading bucket was completed long tractor loader backhoe in 1953 and set the standard pattern for future designs. backhoe financing Because of the long-time predominance of this marque in the United Kingdom and Ireland, it has become a backhoe plans genericized trademark there, and all backhoe-equipped diggers john deere backhoe are commonly called JCBs, while the term "backhoe" is used backhoes almost unknown to the general public. The founder of the JCB company holds the honour of being jcb backhoe the only non-American in the US construction industry's Hall of Fame.

Backhoe Manufacturers

  • John Deere case backhoe problems [1]
  • Ammann-Yanmar [2]
  • Case CE [3]
  • Caterpillar Inc. backhoe attachment [4]
  • Hitachi Construction Machinery [5]
  • Ford Motor Company [6]
  • JCB [7]
  • KPX [8]
  • Massey Ferguson [9]
  • Takeuchi [10]
  • Terex [11]
  • Terramite [12]

See also

  • Backhoe fade

External links

  • HowStuffWorks page on backhoe loaders, including animations case backhoe parts and a simulator
  • Configure a Backhoe Loader - from the official Caterpillar website
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