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Classic Logging Trucks

One of the appeals of the ATHS National Show moving west to east across the country over three years is the wide variety of trucks and regional influences captured. An east coast show is always heavy with overbuilt trucks wearing … Continue reading

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Classic Truck Fleet

You know you’ve made it in the trucking world when you can bring a fleet of trucks to the ATHS national convention. Case in point, the Dalton Truck and Larry Lemmons rigs. Not only do they have variety but they … Continue reading

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Autocar Mondays – ACL of the Fields

We’ve seen plenty of Autocars on the site over the years but not too many that look like this couple! John was passing through Cobourg, Ontario recently when he came across a pair of ACLs fitted with low impact tires … Continue reading

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1966 Hayes HD

From the moment I saw this truck at the ATHS National Show in Reno I knew I had to hang around it nearly as much as possible in an attempt to catch some sweet Detroit startup action. A few years … Continue reading

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2019 ATHS National Show

Hey, guess what. I went to the ATHS National Show in Reno, Nevada. As a matter of fact I’m still there! For those of you wondering baby Preston is in attendance. Brave? Foolish? Insane? I certainty was rethinking my decision … Continue reading

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Ford L8000 Well Driller

This truck has been on my watch list for a number off years now. It usually is parked nose first against the building which to be honest would make for a boring shot. Each time I see one of these … Continue reading

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Warner Swasey H550

Take a look at this old gem. It’s a Warner Swasey H550. This old machine sits a stretch of road outside of Rome, NY that is home to a few other goodies including yet another H550! I believe many years … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Concrete Auction

The 6×6 GMC wasn’t the only interesting item up for bid at the Great Lakes Concrete auction. There were more than enough interesting trucks and heavy equipment choices.

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Road Trip to California

This ain’t your grandfather’s tractor….or maybe it is?

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Northwest 180D Shovel

Do you like to see rare one of a kind items? Of course you do. Especially when that item is heavy equipment as seen here in the form of a Northwest 180D. This particular unit worked constantly from its manufacturing … Continue reading

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