Cat days

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by Dirtman2007, Aug 13, 2012.

  1. Dirtman2007

    Dirtman2007 LawnSite Platinum Member
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    So caterpillar invites myself, tomG and my other friend justin, all team members from the tv show we will be on soon.

    So here we go 2 day VIP access to whatever we wanted to see.


    lets start off with the worlds supply yard for cat skid steers. never knew it was 45 mins from my house. Cat plant there make 112 machines a day and at all times are are 750 machines on the yard. most are already owned by dealers and will be shipped out within the week

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    some army dozers

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    then its off to the demo center for us play on some new iron and film all the videos we can take for promotionals lol

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    and just for the nascar fans we got to take a private tour of the Richard Childress Racing shop. even took us into the research and development ships behind about 5 gates and coded doors. Very interesting stuff none the less but no pics of that:dizzy:

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  2. Bleed Green

    Bleed Green LawnSite Bronze Member
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    So what does your buddy Justin do, is he in construction too?
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  3. TriCountyLawn

    TriCountyLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Wow I almost didnt even click this thread. As a RCR fan those pics are sick !
     
  4. OhioMowerGuy

    OhioMowerGuy LawnSite Senior Member
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    How did you guys like the 316E?
     
  5. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
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    Some more pictures from my collection. If some are re-posts I apologize. Seeing all those Cat skid steers lined up was really amazing. I took a quick video of it. Pictures just dont do it justice. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=azInW091PPw

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  6. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
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    A few more.

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  7. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
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    Some more from Richard Childress Raceing. I'm not a NASCAR fan but I will say this was amazing to get to see all this.

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  8. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
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    Some more from RCR

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  9. TomG

    TomG LawnSite Senior Member
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    Yea, family company just like Chris and I. He moves big dirt though.
     
  10. KrayzKajun

    KrayzKajun LawnSite Fanatic
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    Man I'm so jealous of yall. Awesome pics.
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