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    Home Built Wrecker

    Here is a wrecker I built, I will post a few pictures then add a link to the build on you tube because there is way to many photo's to post here. Video










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    Amazing build! It's something that I would have thought was built in a factory.

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    It's also wireless remote control, here is a video of that.

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    Amazing. Very impressive indeed!

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    This thread has been moved to the Homemade Tools subforum.

    This is definitely a tool and will be added to the Heavy Equipment category of the encyclopedia.

    Ken

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    Thanks Jerrdan john! I've added your Wrecker to our Heavy Equipment category, as well as to your builder page: Jerrdan john's Homemade Tools. Your receipt:


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    Quote Originally Posted by Jerrdan john View Post
    It's also wireless remote control, here is a video of that.

    LOL!!! I was looking at that pic of pulling the cement mixer out and thought " I wouldn't want to be in the cab if that cable breaks!" then I saw this.

    Fantastic all the way around.

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    Hi John,

    What an incredible project! Your Wrecker is the 'Tool of the Week'!

    You'll be receiving one of our official HomemadeTools.net T-shirts:

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    Just let me have (via PM) your details (size, color choice, and mailing address) and we'll get things processed directly.

    Congrats!

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    This thread has been moved to the Must Read subforum. Congrats (and thanks) to John for making such a valuable contribution!

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    Man, not sure what to say! Means a lot to win that! I feel lucky, I don't play the lottery, but I think a ticket is now on my list, thanks guys it turned out to be a great truck and best thing is the air conditioning works. Jonathan

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