Terex AT-40

The AT-40 is a pick and carry crane built by Terex Australia .

It’s a 6×6 articulated truck launched in 2016, equipped with a four-sections telescopic boom extensible up to 30m and has a maximal load capacity of 40t or 20t under hook.
You can find here the link to the technical description of the truck, and a video.

The MOC.

I love RC Lego model, but this time it is a fully manual truck.

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The full album is available on FLickR.

Steering.

The truck is articulated and controlled through a Hand of God (HoG). The steering wheel is linked to the gear and is so functionnal.

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Engine.

The truck is equipped with a fake engine inspired from the Mack Anthem and linked to the 2nd axle. Fan and engine are accessible by opening the radiator and the rear hood.
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The Crane.

The boom is supported by two linear actuator operator from both side behind the cabin. It is telescopic through a worm gear and can extend up to 25 studs. A tooth gear installed on a friction pin avoid the cable to move.

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Some details.

The truck is fitted with rear and head light, a registration plate (the 60th anniversary beam), rear access ladders, and a minimalistic cabin with two seats plus the steering wheel.

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The Video

The LDD file of this procjet is available through the Download page.

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