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10th April 2020

Top 10 World’s Biggest Mining Excavators

*Last Updated: June 2020 Excavators are versatile, heavy machines deployed to move large objects, such as soil and other earth materials. Used extensively in mining, road and building construction and demolition, they are an essential part of a fleet on any major project.In addition to varying greatly in size, there are also a number of different types of excavators, including crawlers, draglines, suction, skid steer and long reach. Each have their own strength that can be applied to different circumstances and specialised for certain jobs, which is only helped by an array of useful attachments. Here we take a look at the world’s top ten largest excavators, based on their operating weight: The Top 10 World’s Largest Excavators: Caterpillar 6090 FS Excavator Bucyrus RH 400 Excavator Hitachi EX8000-6 Excavator Liebherr R9800 Excavator Komatsu PC8000-11 Excavator Demag H740 OS Excavator Komatsu PC7000-11 Excavator Liebherr R 996 B Excavator Caterpillar 6060 / 6060 FS Excavator Komatsu PC5500-6 Excavator

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6th February 2019

A step-by-step guide to building a shed

Steps to build a shed: Know the lay of the land Draft your up your plans Finalise plans and mark out area Excavate the slab hole Install wooden forms around excavated slab hole Pour basecourse and compact it Add in layer of sand Lay a sheet of polythene Lay reinforcing mesh Pour and cure concrete (one of the hardest and most tedious steps) Organise shed frame Install and secure shed frame (fasten/fix to slab) Install shelving, furniture, and decor

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3rd July 2019

Common Digger & Excavator Attachments

Once you have chosen the right excavator for your job, you often need excavator attachments to aid your project. An excavator has a large range of different attachments that can be used. We have identified some of the most common excavator attachments which you could potentially need for your next project.   The type of different excavator attachments we have available here at iSeekplant includes: Excavator buckets Rock breakers Ripper blades Auger Grapples Post hole Tilt bucket 1. Excavator Bucket Attachment An excavator bucket is the most common excavator attachment used. The bucket is a specialised container which assist in a range of different projects in handling bulk materials. It comes in a range of different sizes that can be fitted to both mini diggers and excavators. The excavator bucket attachment can be used for all excavators ranging from mini digger to a larger excavator. The excavator bucket is commonly used across construction, mining and earthmoving projects.

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