Thursday, 27 February 2014

Almost completed

Bagger 288 is nearing completion! Next step is to assemble all the sections - a major logistical operation needing lots of strong people.
 Watch this space. 
Should be up and running within a month.

Rear crawlers and cable harness

Suspension of 500Kg plus component

Front crawlers

Another view of front crawlers

One of four slewing motor gear boxes

Two slewing motors on upper rotating ring

View of central unit from the rear

View from above with cable harness to be connected

Rear side view

Front view

Components to be assembled

Another view of components
Central unit awaiting rotating ring