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Old 11-17-2012, 11:46 AM   #38
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Originally Posted by HOT DAMN! View Post
The largest crawler known to mankind is just down the street from me.

Yup, this the first one. It's a Liebherr (seeing a pattern here?) LR13000 3,000 metric tonnes capacity.

Here it is up close during the factory open day earler this year:

They went on to do a demonstration lift with it, that earned the respect of every rigging engineer on the planet:

Even the small crane on the end is holding a platform with a 1:50 scale model crane!
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