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Thwaites Alldrive 10 Tonne Front Tip Powershuttle Dumper



Category: thwaites dumpers


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Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 90kW/121hp, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo engine.

Torque converter four speed forward and reverse Powershuttle transmission with column mounted directional control lever and heavy duty gear driven transfer box. Optional “Powershift” transmission with changes of speed and forward/reverse direction controlled by one column mounted lever.

Twin circuit totally enclosed multiplate oil immersed discs, mounted on both axles with automatic adjustment for wear. Hand operated parking brake. Heavy duty axles with epicyclic reduction and fully floating half shafts.

Front and rear chassis constructed from deep section folded steel plate, with three point Kinglink giving articulation and oscillation for better stability, traction and extra safety on site. Remote greasing point provided for lubrication of top Kinglink articulation pin.

Skip: Hydraulically operated, 6 mm steel base plate. Domex 460 impact-resistant sides and top box-sections. Fully welded, mouth and sides of skip reinforced with box sections giving greater strength to minimise skip damage. No material traps.

Adjustable suspension seat, fitted with high visibility rigid seat belt with adjustable web, accessible from both sides. Audible warning device for handbrake in “on” position, electric horn, large pedal pads, ignition key, park brake and skip controls ready to hand. Super bright LED warning lights visible from the drivers position for all critical functions.

Lockable three sided cover opens to provide easy access from ground level to engine service points, all located on the same side. Rear chassis panel can be hinged back on retainers. An additional service access door incorporates the battery. Moulded plastic diesel tank and steel hydraulic tank are positioned low in chassis side members, permitting access to the filler caps from ground level.

Engine control unit with shutdown monitoring. Electronic equipment function includes diagnostic port and tri-function hour meter/ fault code reader/ battery volt meter. Fuse & relay panel housed in easy to access position, with all wiring contained in solid sealed conduit and all electrical components water resistant to IP67 rating.

Single gear pump providing hydraulic functions includes priority power steering. Filter mounted on top of the tank accessible from ground level. Hydraulic test point fitted as standard.