BM's Picture Thread

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by Barge Man, Dec 1, 2009.

  1. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
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    I am amazed that little outboard engine can move that barge!
     
  2. Barge Man

    Barge Man LawnSite Senior Member
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  3. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
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  4. Barge Man

    Barge Man LawnSite Senior Member
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  5. nedly05

    nedly05 LawnSite Senior Member
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    They do a lot of casson pounding for boathouses and docks, they build a few dams too. I've never seen the pounder up close but I am pretty sure its a vibratory type, it hangs off the quick coupler I guess. Next time I see them I will ask some questions.
     
  6. Barge Man

    Barge Man LawnSite Senior Member
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    Thanks nedly I am allways interested in other ways of doing things, along with different equipment and attachments.
     
  7. Barge Man

    Barge Man LawnSite Senior Member
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    This was a channel we dug last july, 1 week of both 315's digging.

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  8. Dieselnut

    Dieselnut LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Very neat. I would love to get into marine construction as I like boats and that a lot. I know by me they do a lot of dredging by pumping. Do they excavate up there or pump the mud?
     
  9. DUSTYCEDAR

    DUSTYCEDAR LawnSite Fanatic
    from PA
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    Looks like fun in the mud
     
  10. RockSet N' Grade

    RockSet N' Grade LawnSite Silver Member
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    Barge......I went through all your posts.....nice work and it looks like great fun. You mentioned environmentally friendly hydraulic oils.......are you using vegetable oils? Have you switched all the machines over? If so, do you notice any differences (other than price))?
     

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