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MEN AND MACHINE

By hobbo
Our main road had deteriorated so badly during the past five years, it has just been planed off to a depth of three or more inches.... I posted a pic of that machine, last week... Here then is another incredible machine that lays a continuous layer of seamless hot tarmac at an incredible rate. The team of men are well rehearsed in what they have to do, whilst a group of huge heated trucks wait their turn to fill the machine’s hopper as it crawls ever forwards.....
Fascinating to watch......I have posted versions.

Hobbo

Tags: Street photography Transport Black and white Men at work

Voters: mike9005, DaveRyder, ugly and 15 more


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20 Mar 2021 8:14AM
An excellent set, Hobbo which is, indeed, "fascinating to watch"!!Smile
Let's hope the newly laid road will be free from 'roadworks' for a while!!

RichardSmile
cats_123 Plus
17 5.1k 30 Northern Ireland
20 Mar 2021 8:40AM
A fascinating insight...V3 is my favourite here 😁
jacomes Plus
6 28 38 Portugal
20 Mar 2021 9:30AM
I love watching these amazing machines, but the road rollers haven't changed that much. The bright treatment works really well and the Formation Road Rolling Team in V3 is Smile
An excellent series.
James
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 775 England
25 Mar 2021 3:42PM
Big Boys toys Smile

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