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Pc200 bucket repair

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  • Pc200 bucket repair

    Got a call to fix this the other day.Made it over there today to find this mess.Guys in ledge with another PC300 doing the hammering he,s removing, or he was removing till this happened.New piece going in is 3/8"Thk.10"x36"A36 Steel.Need to finish tommorrow will post more pics for ya,s when done.Enjoy.
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  • #2
    What a mess! Can't wait to see the repair.


    • #3
      Finished pics

      Here,s a couple of pics of it all together.Last one is a shot of the inside of the bucket.
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      • #4
        One if these days I will have the skill to take on a project like that. Nit now but in the future for sure.


        • #5
          Good post, Admweld. A proper repair, better, faster, stronger, cheaper in the long run, than trying to chase cracks, and fill huge gaps in what you had to start with.

          This is the type of post, others can learn from.

          Just curious, how's things going work-wise for you right now?? I'm sure there was plenty of snow-plowing, but what about the welding???

          Still slow here, but it's starting to pick up some. Mostly off-season maintenance, but that's all I normally get this time of year anyway. Not quite ready, to move back to MA.


          • #6
            Excellent repair job there! I couldn't have done it better myself.


            • #7
              I assume you used NR-212 or 232? How is the cable hoist holding up?


              • #8
                What cable hoisting?And yes i ran NR-212 .068.


                • #9
                  The winch thing you stuck on your jib crane about a year ago.


                  • #10
                    Awesome just used it the other day to unload a 8' snowplow off a customers truck.Hasn,t fell down yet,and had 1800lbs on it.


                    • #11
                      is the plate ar-400?


                      • #12
                        Originally posted by m.k.swelding View Post
                        is the plate ar-400?
                        If you read the first post i put in,it states that the new pc is A36 steel.


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