Archive for the ‘Cranes’ Category

Crawler Crane

May 4th, 2014 15 comments

My first generic crawler crane. Features remote-controlled boom and jib, clamshell bucket and extendable tracks. Read more…

Floating Crane

April 13th, 2013 13 comments

Model of a “horse head” crane installed on a multi-hulled boat. Features propulsion system with thrusters. Read more…

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Roman Treadwheel Crane

June 7th, 2011 7 comments

Model of an ancient Roman treadwheel crane. Features a winch with a gearbox and two safety ratchets.   Read more…


January 15th, 2009 9 comments

Simple crane. Features two sections controlled by linear actuators, extendable final section and linear clutch.

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December 30th, 2008 2 comments

Rare case of my construction other that a vehicle. Features remotely elevated and slided hook, and ability to drive the gauntry remotely along rails.

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Mobile Crane 14x8x10

December 27th, 2008 39 comments

Big mobile crane, based on Liebherr LTM 1400. Features full suspension, 8 wheels drive, 10 wheels steering, 3-section telescopic boom with a 2-block situation indicator, star system outriggers and V8 piston engine. Built entirely in Technicfig scale.

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Mobile AT Crane 6x4x2

December 23rd, 2008 9 comments

First serious mobile crane, features a full pendular suspension, 3-speed gearbox gearbox and 3-section telescopic boom.

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