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VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one smash of the bucket

VIDEO: Mining excavator flattens pickup truck with one...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 13, 2014

The ease with which this mining excavator is able to completely smash this pickup into the ground is nothing short ...

VIDEO: Excavator, crew upright a backhoe only to watch it roll down a steep hillside

VIDEO: Excavator, crew upright a backhoe only to watch...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 02, 2014

Everything about this video goes according to plan—except the last 10 seconds. Uprighting an overturned backhoe on a steep incline is ...

VIDEO: Excavator pushes dozer up steep grade before clawing its own way up to escape loose terrain

VIDEO: Excavator pushes dozer up steep grade before...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 18, 2014

Steep grades and loose terrain can be formidable foes for heavy machinery on their own. So it's no surprise that ...

VIDEO: Excavator destroys bridge with one nudge, creates huge wave in domino effect

VIDEO: Excavator destroys bridge with one nudge,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 28, 2014

In this video from China, we see one of the most beautiful bridge demolitions ever. We only get to see ...

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-scoots out-of-gas hauler down the road while still on the trailer

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-scoots out-of-gas hauler down...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 21, 2014

On the jobsite, dozers come in handy every once in a while to give stuck or out-of-fuel equipment a push. ...

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-boosts itself onto a railcar in a bit of heavy machinery parkour

VIDEO: Excavator bucket-boosts itself onto a railcar in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 24, 2014

This is one of those videos where you might not be extremely impressed by the operator's skill, but maybe just ...

VIDEO: Excavator busts massive beaver dam, artfully tiptoes away from ensuing flood

VIDEO: Excavator busts massive beaver dam, artfully...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 17, 2014

This video exemplifies the fun of watching construction equipment. In it we see a very skilled operator bust up a ...

VIDEO: Excavator mercilessly pounds a perfectly good Dodge Viper to bits

VIDEO: Excavator mercilessly pounds a perfectly good...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 10, 2014

We spent a considerable amount of time with Google search trying to figure out why, in the name of all ...

VIDEO: How to dig your way down a steep, shifting slope in an excavator

VIDEO: How to dig your way down a steep, shifting slope...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 19, 2013

Should you find yourself at the top of a steep and shifting slope in an excavator, you could simply take ...

VIDEO: Excavator operator exposes a sewer, removes manhole cover with surgical precision

VIDEO: Excavator operator exposes a sewer, removes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 13, 2013

Exposing a storm sewer manhole doesn't sound like very exciting work, but when the guy in this excavator's operator seat ...

VIDEO: Very stuck dump truck proves to be a challenging rescue for this excavator

VIDEO: Very stuck dump truck proves to be a challenging...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 27, 2013

We have conflicting thoughts about this video. On one hand, we couldn't help but root for the operator of the ...

VIDEO: Excavator operator puts on clinic, rescues 2 bogged down dozers from a flooded ditch

VIDEO: Excavator operator puts on clinic, rescues 2...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 25, 2013

Thanks to YouTube uploader Adam Petroff we're able to share with you a pretty awesome example of excavator operation this ...

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