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At the Dealer – Spring 2017

Longtime visitors to this site know how much I despise the industry standard of trucks leaving the factor in a default white color. When I saw this Kenworth T880 for Vitale Concrete I felt like I was seeing for the … Continue reading

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New Dump Trucks For All

Spring, according to the calendar at least, is finally here. That means it’s time to start thinking about all those rage inducing construction projects that will soon be returning to the roadways of America. We complain when the roads are … Continue reading

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Milling and Chilling

Phew, that was close. An entire road construction season almost passed by before I got chance to see any milling action take place. I didn’t have to travel far for this job as the road under construction is the main street … Continue reading

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Bucyrus Erie Spotting

Resident Northwest expert and historian Matt Folsom stops by today with a slew of Bucyrus Erie machines recently spotted across the Central New York region. Northwest fans do not panic! Matt has not switched sides. While Northwest Engineering is his preferred brand he isn’t … Continue reading

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The Back Roads

There is a stretch of US Route 11 that I have been eyeballing for a number of years now. Like many portions of RT 11 it runs parallel to Interstate 81. Over the years on the way to various truck … Continue reading

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Still Working – Autocar ACL Tanker

Can you believe I’ve sat on this photo for over two months?! This Autocar hot oil tanker looks to be in great shape but does not appear to have moved in some time as evidenced by the beautiful green pasture … Continue reading

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Mobile Mack Screen Plant

It’s been awhile since I’ve featured a Suit-Kote truck on Daily Diesel Dose so here is an interesting Mack that appears to have a screening plant built on the back. I’m not sure if this truck works in tandem with … Continue reading

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Still Working? Brockway Triple Shot

This weekend the annual Brockway National Show was held in Cortland NY.   It’s a time when Huskies from across the country return to their ancestral home land.  Stay tuned for photos of that great show but until then here are some … Continue reading

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Still Working – Two Classic Crash Trucks

If you’ve passed through any construction zone this summer chances are you have seen trucks like the one to the right.  They may look like old junkers but they play a very important role in the safety of the construction workers onsite. … Continue reading

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Men at Work

Men at Work, the phrase is more than just a title to a movie starting Emilio Estevez and Charlie Sheen.  Some people do have to work hard each day just to earn a living.  They work in hot and dangerous conditions surrounded by … Continue reading

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