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Posted May 16, 2016 - 04:59 AM

:poke:  :reading_the_manual:  :camera:

 

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Posted May 16, 2016 - 05:32 AM

Area 51 the early days
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Posted May 16, 2016 - 06:14 AM

Prototype Run-Flat Tire being delivered



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 06:23 AM

Archibald Brewster with his original prototype of the military tank. Further study and development would lead to the addition of a gun barrel.


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 07:07 AM

Is that the first Heavy Movers company???  What is that?   A big wheel for say a power house engine or ??



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 08:03 AM

I like this pic.



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 08:12 AM

Looks like a flywheel for one of the early engines that powered factories.



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 08:14 AM

What's the size of the machine it took to get the wheel up there?


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 08:27 AM

The boys had to wait for JR. to bring the "Oversize Load" banner.



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 09:04 AM

When Horace said he was buying his bride the biggest diamond ring out there he wasn't kidding.



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 09:16 AM

What's the size of the machine it took to get the wheel up there?

 

 

Somebody researched the Egyptian building manual, re: last big stone on top of the pyramid.



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Posted May 16, 2016 - 10:06 AM

WHEEL OF FORTUNE!!!!


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 10:40 AM

Clem and Clive Structural Movers at work - their motto was

 

"If it ain't nailed down we'll move it around!"


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Posted May 16, 2016 - 11:11 AM

Its an old water wheel it not finsih yet but thats what it is and its mabye going to the nagra power plant

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Posted May 16, 2016 - 02:15 PM

Is that the first Heavy Movers company???  What is that?   A big wheel for say a power house engine or ??

It's one of the casting wheels for our film factory..  In the early 1900's Gleason corp made it and that is how they transported it up ~1.5 miles to the film machine factory.  Those babies are $$$$$$$  Perfectly flat and centered..  Just one of many throughout our film-making history..  Sadly they have been scrapping these as film goes away..  There's an old one standing up next to Ridge road in Rochester..  I thought this picture was neat too..  

 

Now you know the rest of the story!


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