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by Lofty
Tue Jan 08, 2019 6:55 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: 900 front axle surprise
Replies: 20
Views: 2510

Re: 900 front axle surprise

Nice work. What kind of weld?
by Lofty
Fri Jan 04, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Adding external hydraulics to a Selectamatic
Replies: 24
Views: 6206

Re: Adding external hydraulics to a Selectamatic

No I haven’t, sorry. Instead I’m using the three way valve for my single acting loader. But it shouldn’t be hard to find pictures or instructions. Ollek outlined the setup early in this thread.
by Lofty
Wed Dec 26, 2018 9:23 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Stripping down for painting
Replies: 8
Views: 1096

Re: Stripping down for painting

Hi Cobbadog. I would be keen to see some photos of your strip-down. I’ve been thinking about this and it seems like a huge task.
by Lofty
Wed Dec 19, 2018 7:05 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Trunnion repair
Replies: 1
Views: 484

Trunnion repair

Redirecting from https://dbtc.co.uk/phpBB3/viewtopic.php?f=1&t=18024&start=45#p7212901 Thanks guys, I’ve already rebuilt my trunnion, and will certainly look at the wheel bearings. Are worn king pins tolerable? Hi, I know this is off topic to what you were asking, but I'm interested in how you rebui...
by Lofty
Thu Dec 13, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Spin On Oil Filter
Replies: 24
Views: 3141

Re: Spin On Oil Filter

Thanks for having a crack and for sharing the results. Well done.
by Lofty
Wed Dec 12, 2018 3:23 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Spin On Oil Filter
Replies: 24
Views: 3141

Re: Spin On Oil Filter

PoppyShan885 wrote:
Wed Dec 12, 2018 2:04 pm
could an adaptor be made to fit one of the 1190/1194 filters to the 885? Would those filters meet the 10 psi relief system spec?
I bought one of those filters but the threaded hole is too small. That’s as far as I got.
by Lofty
Sat Dec 08, 2018 1:42 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Loader Brochure Scan
Replies: 9
Views: 1587

Re: Loader Brochure Scan

Brilliant Lofty l allso have the earlier on for the non Q cabs Great. Would you like to make it available? I'm happy to host it. These manuals do not incorporate the updates and should be read in conjunction with the DBT Service Bulletins. There are many differences and specifications between early...
by Lofty
Fri Dec 07, 2018 1:52 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Loader Brochure Scan
Replies: 9
Views: 1587

Re: Loader Brochure Scan

A member informed me my link was dead. This was due to a housekeeping error on my part. Apologies. Here is a new one:
https://1drv.ms/b/s!AtEPTiMUf3acgdl-cyM6iVhhym05Zw
by Lofty
Sat Dec 01, 2018 7:44 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Case DB Crawlers
Replies: 31
Views: 5082

Re: Case DB Crawlers

So only the Case ones are rare? Guess I wasn’t paying attention again. :oops:
by Lofty
Sat Dec 01, 2018 1:34 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Case DB Crawlers
Replies: 31
Views: 5082

Re: Case DB Crawlers

Maybe there’s none around because Jack Braithwaite has them all.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=gRVVvtZ9SzM
by Lofty
Sun Nov 25, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: DB885 Starting Difficulties
Replies: 50
Views: 5148

Re: DB885 Starting Difficulties

Could an intermittent air leak cause both symptoms?
by Lofty
Fri Nov 23, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Where Does David Brown Rank?
Replies: 18
Views: 2428

Re: Where Does David Brown Rank?

In the neighboring hills where the properties are smaller and wetter there used to be a good DB dealer and it's common to see a DB lurking in a shed. Here on the plains it's broad acre stuff and JD was the most common make. Again there was a good local dealer carrying that brand (recently closed). A...
by Lofty
Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Front tyres for loader
Replies: 50
Views: 5946

Re: Front tyres for loader

All valuable perspectives, thank you gentlemen. Just the other day I was bemoaning the apathy on this forum but now I’m grateful for the depth of knowledge and passion. :oops:
by Lofty
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: DBTC Forum
Topic: Front tyres for loader
Replies: 50
Views: 5946

Re: Front tyres for loader

Are there maximum axle loads? I can’t find any.