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How to load your Cat Backhoe Loader into a Truck

Digger Blogger | 18:54, Tue May 10 2011

This video has been highlighted to us by our old friend Doug Potter, who as we all know is well known in our industry for performing a few stunts himself!

This operator obviously had too much time on his hands and decided it would be good fun to load his Caterpillar backhoe loader onto the back of a tipper truck, and then unload it again!

I have no idea why but I must say he did a pretty good job of it in this instance.

I can recall as a youngster, it was common place to see machines travelling in the back of road going tippers, especially crawler loading shovels, which were often used on demolition jobs.

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This practice still takes place in other parts of the world of course, this shot of a Caterpillar 955L in the back of a truck was sent to me a couple of years ago by one of our regular Digger Blog readers, Xristos Elena, who lives and works in Kalamatas in Greece.

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