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Terex mine truck

This is a model of the Terex TR100 mine truck.

The model is constructed from Model Plan 131 (the illustration on the cover of which does not, in my view, reflect how good the model looks). Like the Lifting Shovel, it is a good build (challenging, but not impossible) which looks good when completed.



Plastic tube sprayed black / silver to simulate hydraulic lifting mechanism.



Brass rod to simulate handrails. The model plan used string for this purpose, which made the model look less robust and imposing.




The only problems I encountered with the model were: