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Tom D

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About Tom D

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    Senior Member, Raffle Sponsor 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013

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  1. Tom D

    Botex big foot

    My red rock weighs about 4 ton, used to pull that with a 95hp 6400. I think you’ll be fine. Once loaded you might slow down a bit though..
  2. Tom D

    Stihl Photo Competition - Win a Model Stihl MS500i

    Only joking.. I'll take anything I can get.. I'm desperate... and as the years advance my modelling career is on the wane.
  3. Tom D

    Stihl Photo Competition - Win a Model Stihl MS500i

    What!!! I'm withdrawing my images, like Naomi Cambell I don't get out of bed for less than a 201T.
  4. Tom D

    Stihl Photo Competition - Win a Model Stihl MS500i

    A couple with the 66 and a massive sycamore.
  5. Tom D

    Topping TPO'd pops...

    Stupid spec, topped pops always go rotten, and really quickly. One day there will be a court case where damage was caused by a topped tree failure.. and whoever specked it will be held liable.. I’ve seen topped pops rotten to the base within 10 years.
  6. Tom D

    Show us your Arb Diggers please.

    It’s a tigergrip.
  7. Tom D

    Show us your Arb Diggers please.

    Got our wee machine plumbed and wired up last week. I think she’ll be handy.
  8. Tom D

    Electric joysticks for botex

    I have them, they are really good, take a wee bit of getting used to after the valve ones. Mine have been on the crane since it was fitted. My old crane had valve controls. I wouldn’t go back.
  9. Tom D

    TW125 stolen in Kent

    Scum. Ask all the dealers to check when someone orders a chute.
  10. Tom D

    Remote control for pto chipper

    Ooof that must include the pressure assist though?
  11. Tom D

    Remote control for pto chipper

    Ac price built one on to my Heizohack, I have control over feed / reverse, top roller lift / push down, rotate discharge chute, tilt deflector on discharge chute, and an on off switch. Its is very handy, but I dread to think what I paid for it. @John Shutler might know, as I think he was pricing it up for his machine.
  12. Tom D

    PTO chipper recommendations

    My 12" bandit is available to hire, £350 per week..
  13. A couple of videos we had made to show our habitat creation work. Sorry about the musak...
  14. Tom D

    Up to yer nuts in it thread

    Yep, he tried to claw himself out on a dead tree.... glad and it wasn’t my job!
  15. Tom D

    Up to yer nuts in it thread

    I rescued these two diggers last week, had to get the 5 tonner out to make a bed for the log mat to rescue the 13 tonner. It took both my winches and 2 snatch blocks to get it out. 20 ton combined pull.

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