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Any one need a LARGE rock bucket?

Discussion in 'Used Plowing and Truck Equipment Forum' started by powerjoke, Jun 4, 2008.

  1. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    i sold my big loader (Deere 744) so now i have the 5.5yd SEVERE duty rock bucket that i bought new for about $10G that i don't need anymore......make me an offer
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  2. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    another pic

    the bucket has ~150hrs and the thing weigh's 4750lbs
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  3. JD Dave

    JD Dave PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 11,046

    When Lil Blue grows up maybe she can use it.
     
  4. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    i was going to put it on lil'blue but it wouldn't pin up lol

    the thing is so dang heavy that i had to take the bucket off the tractor so it would pick it up........it's not quite big'red you know lol
     
  5. plowman4life

    plowman4life Senior Member
    Messages: 557

    that tracor looks like its ready to nosedive lol.
     
  6. Mike S

    Mike S PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,588

    Does that mean we cant put that bucket on a Dingo?
     
  7. CAT 245ME

    CAT 245ME PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,032

    What series of 744 was the bucket on, looks to be in very good shape, must not have seen realy hard diggin.
     
  8. powerjoke

    powerjoke PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,341

    it was on a "E" but it will fit any 744 and most large frame loader's....i measured it against a 5.5yd CaT bucket that was on a flatbed the other day and it measured the same......i dunno what the bucket that i saw fit?

    the bucket has about 150hrs on it and most of that was loading loose dirt.

    i didn't need a severe duty when i bought it but it was the only thing i could find and i had to have it shipped here from sothern texas

    Thanks for the bump 245ME
     
    Last edited: Feb 10, 2009
  9. bike5200

    bike5200 Senior Member
    from Ky
    Messages: 437

    Put on Ironplanet.com auction site. They sell heavy equipment though on-line auctions