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how to lift an M1A1 tank

Article about: Hi everyone today we changed a tortion bar on an M1A1 tank but we had to pick it up first ,, we used one M88A2 the M1A1 wieghs 68 tons , the M88A2 can lift 40 tons max if we used two M88A2 s

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    I've just thought, why are you working on an Abrams? I thought you'd be pulling Challengers to bit.
    It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.



    I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...

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    hi ian

    glad to hear the torsion bar came out easily, they're normally a right b@stard or is that just british kit. anyway all the best for the new year.

    rick

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    ive been working for the US army on there tanks for 13 years now
    the reason is ,,THE BRITS DONT PAY ,,, minimum wage B*&ll*&^cks
    the yanks pay very well thank you very much
    but they dont train us brits
    we have to learn on the job
    well i did at first ,, mind you we never ,ever stop learning
    cheers ian

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    yes Rick before you ask


    over the grand a weak

    more than the beer money you pay LOL LOL

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    HY there Rick
    happy new year mate ,im getting a bit drunk
    and enjoying it
    i hope you and your good lady have a good new years eve
    and a wonderfull year ,next year
    i miss your banter ,and sence of humer
    and of course the beer being on you#

    youve got yourself a great guy dealing with the chromwel

    look after him , he is worth his wieght in gold

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    general dynamics are having a good think ab out weather to let Dave and i spend a weak at the tank grave yard at FOB Taji to get one of the chieftain ARV,s up and runing
    ill keep you all posted on that one

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    dont be kided by this pic
    most of what you are seeing is the trancmition and the exhaust
    the engine its self is actualy very small

    i know its my face again
    oh wel they are my pics after all

    as things go tits up
    ill post the pics ,, as time goes by they should get more interesting / technical
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    hey Gunny
    i was on the trials team on chally 1 at MVEE chetsy
    when it was stil shir 1
    i know the chally hull inside out
    BUT no money no work my friend

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    much drunkng ness has over taken me so sleep is the order of the day
    good night gentlmen
    happy new year to all
    from my part gurglr hick and some falling down
    HEY what the f%$ck
    its new years eve
    wel thats my excuse ,,,you get your own


    cheers ian

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    forgive me gentlemen i am now drunk

    im listening to keny vance and the planetones

    mabe that explanes it

    LOL

    may the new year be better than the old
    take care gentlemen
    enjoy life ,,, as it is very short
    alckohole is the answer to all of lifes problems
    well mabe not ,,inof of it and you stop careing


    HAPPY NEW YEAR

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