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Super Major loader

Postby henk » Fri Dec 22, 2017 9:43 pm

Someone is asking trough me if anyone can tell what brand and type of loder this is?

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Any info is welcome
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby Emiel » Fri Dec 29, 2017 3:17 pm

Hi Henk,

Werklust maybe?
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Sun Dec 31, 2017 4:08 pm

Emiel,

The Werklust that I have found with the help of our friend google shows non that looks like this one.
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby essex pete » Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:51 pm

Did you ever find out the make of loader?
It shares some similarities with the Chaaide 800tc but the arms and ram look different. To me it does not look like a Bray or a Weatherill either.
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby oehrick » Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:51 am

Looks like one of the Chaseside range https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=fords ... jrM:&vet=1
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:21 pm

Have non reaction untill now.
It looks a bit like the Chaseside but it's a bit different.
Could be a homemade conversion with the layout from Chaseside.
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Fri Oct 18, 2019 8:46 pm

The person who asked me had some reactions.
Some thought as Emiel that it was a Werklust, some say Allis Chalmers. One thought it was a Hendré made in Holland and one say's it's a Merten.
So a lot of answer and I can't find anything on the net and what I find has another setup for the loader arms. :(
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby oehrick » Sat Oct 19, 2019 7:35 pm

So what is the Dutch for 'A Mystery' Henk ?

That's what it is ;)
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Sat Oct 19, 2019 9:22 pm

Sounds almoost the same. "Misterie"
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby blackbob » Sat Oct 19, 2019 11:50 pm

It has to be in this thread somewhere, I've only read the first 16 pages so far.. https://www.maskinisten.net/viewtopic.p ... =5999&lv=0

This is the nearest I've got so far, although it's not the same http://www.maskinisten.net/images/post_ ... 3519f2.jpg

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..and the loader geometry looks similar on this one (Matbro?) although everything else is different https://www.maskinisten.net/userpix/929_img_0487_1.jpg

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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Sun Oct 20, 2019 6:41 pm

You could be right about the Matbro. The construction could be changed a bit for heavier lifthing.
But I found symelair setups on other brands such as Weatherill.
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Re: Super Major loader

Postby Emiel » Sun Feb 02, 2020 9:34 am

Hi Henk,

I'm quite sure now it's a Hendre.

https://www.bouwmachinesvantoen.nl/mach ... 5f4tc1410/

These were made realy close to where I live, and their successor is still in business producing hq loaders and forestry equipment.

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Re: Super Major loader

Postby henk » Sun Feb 02, 2020 2:05 pm

Emiel,

You could be right. :clap: There are a few differences between the two but a lot of things look the same. The hole in the frame, the hood and the cab basis for example.
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