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GuyM
Posted: Saturday, January 08, 2022 6:54:29 AM
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Let's drive up North, to Norway:





Volvo F 12 Royal(*) 6x2/2 tractor (modified Tekno model) and Istrail 3-axle extendable dropside low bed semi-trailer (modified HiMoBo model) loaded with a Mercedes-Benz/AMG G65 4x4/2 cross-country car (Siku model) and 5x24" Amiblu schedule 80 pipes for hydro-electric penstock (modified Tekno load),





Note (*): The F12 Royal vehicle is a limited series unit produced by Volvo exclusively for the Norwegian truck market.

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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 6:11:59 AM
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Some Municipal Technical Services equipment in Germany in the nineties:





- left: Multicar M 26 AK 4x4/2 tipping compact truck (modified Conrad model) equipped with a Gmeiner GSP 170 snow blade (Conrad element) and a Gmeiner Husky 1300W removable salt gritter unit (modified Conrad model),

- right: Schörling BKF 4x2/2 street sweeping/cleaning vehicle (Conrad model) fitted with a Schörling removable aspiration module and under-chassis street sweeping Schörling equipment (Conrad model and elements). On the ground, a Schörling removable salt gritter unit (Conrad element).

To be continued.
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GuyM
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 6:15:11 AM
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The Multicar compact truck:







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GuyM
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 6:18:32 AM
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The Schörling street cleaning vehicle:







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Guy
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Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 8:27:32 PM
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These are tiny trucks and hard to find!
GuyM
Posted: Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:27:08 AM
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DAF 800 4x2/2 truck fitted with a dropside body with tarpaulin (AHC-Pilen model)





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GuyM
Posted: Sunday, January 16, 2022 7:30:27 AM
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Any info on the manufacturer of the 1:1 dropside body is more than welcome:





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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Thursday, January 20, 2022 6:07:00 AM
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Approx. 10 years ago, the Niedersachsen/Sachsen-Anhalt region subsidiary of the Allgemeine Deutscher Automobil-Club(*) German association bought a road combination they would use for cars local technical checks:





MAN TGX 18.680 FLS 4x2/2 tractor and Jumbo Mobile 4000 Spaceliner 2-axle expandable box trailer for light vehicles technical control (Conrad models)





Note (*): Wikipedia description of the ADAC German association: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ADAC

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GuyM
Posted: Thursday, January 20, 2022 6:18:45 AM
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The combination being used for ADAC Members vehicles checks:





- leaving vehicle(*): Lexus RX 300 4x4/2 compact SUV (modified Smart Toys model),
- entering vehicles(*): BMW 535i 4x2/2 sedan (Welly model) and Mercedes-Benz ML 430 4x4/2 compact SUV (modified Smart Toys model)





Note (*): the 3 model cars are generally assumed to be in a 1/43 scale; precise measurements of each model indicate an approx. 1/48-1/50 scale instead.

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Guy


GuyM
Posted: Monday, January 24, 2022 6:28:05 AM
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German telescopic forklift and its Italian competitor:





- left: Liebherr TL 435-13 4x4/4 forklift with telescopic boom fitted with a tool carrier device, Liebherr bucket and forks (Ros model and elements),
- right: Dieci Pegasus 50.21 4x4/4 forklift with telescopic boom and tool carrier device, Dieci widening 3-man basket and lattice jib (Ros model and elements).

To be continued.
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GuyM
Posted: Monday, January 24, 2022 6:30:18 AM
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GuyM
Posted: Monday, January 24, 2022 6:32:47 AM
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GuyM
Posted: Friday, January 28, 2022 5:58:02 AM
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Mid 90s, road test by a Hungarian international trucking company on the Europe/Middle-East run of a new truck/trailer combination:







MAN 26-463 DFS 6x4/2 tractor and unknown brand 3-axle box semi-trailer (modified Conrad models)



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GuyM
Posted: Tuesday, February 01, 2022 5:54:48 AM
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In Austria, 2 prime intervention fire-engines:





- left: MAN-Volkswagen 8-136 F 4x2/2 truck fitted with a Ziegler TLF 8/18 multi-functions pumper body (modified Conrad model),
- right: Steyr 1291-310A 4x4/2 truck fitted with a Rosenbauer RFC-11 multi-functions body equipped with a telescopic lighting pole, 2 on-board electrical generators and a Hiab 100 knuckleboom crane handling the central drawer (modified Conrad model + Zon Models kit).

To be continued.
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GuyM
Posted: Tuesday, February 01, 2022 5:58:52 AM
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The MAN-Volkswagen light vehicle equipped by Ziegler:







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GuyM
Posted: Tuesday, February 01, 2022 6:06:18 AM
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The Conrad 4x2 model being modified into a Steyr 4x4 equipped by Rosenbauer:







The real vehicle found for sale on the web that triggered the modification:



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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Saturday, February 05, 2022 5:44:56 AM
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Early 80s on West Germany roads:







Bedford TM 340 4x2/2 tractor and Kässbohrer TS37B 3-axle tank semi-trailer (modified Conrad models, 5th wheel to be painted),



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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Wednesday, February 09, 2022 10:33:56 AM
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In West-Germany still, with a Putzmeister early concrete pump on a truck:





Mercedes-Benz LP1619 4x2/2 carrier with Putzmeister B 232S/W17-20 concrete pump and its concrete distribution boom (Conrad models)





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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Sunday, February 13, 2022 5:51:56 AM
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Short trip to Scotland with a local company which specialized in North Sea fresh fish transport to England and the European Continent:







Atkinson Borderer 4x2/2 tractor and Gray & Adams 2-axle reefer (Corgi models being modified)



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Guy
GuyM
Posted: Thursday, February 17, 2022 11:20:45 AM
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Two DAF 1960/70s products, the Dutch truck manufacturer now member of the Paccar Group:





- left: DAF FA 1360 DA 4x2/2 sheeted dropside truck (modified Lion Car model),
- right: DAF FA 2000 DU 4x2/2 sheeted dropside truck (Lion Car model and Cursor body being modified).

To be continued.
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