130 8x8 AND MORE WHEELED ARTICULATED VEHICLES, HEAVY 4

Trom 8x8

Trom 8x8. http://trom8x8.ru/plavayushchaya-spetstekhnika/ekskavator, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZU7hlRDyKY, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SvOkYNZRD-M.

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost 475

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle

Foremost Commander Tri-Axle from www.foremost.ca

Twister of Lockheed 8x8

Twister of Lockheed 8x8, https://pikabu.ru/story/xm808_lockheed_twister_yelastichnyiy_broneavtomobil_5740065, http://www.unusuallocomotion.com/pages/more-documentation/18-8x8-wheeled-and-more-articulated-vehicles-heavy.html#page3

Multidrive Flex Frame

Multidrive Flex-Frame. In the 80s, Multidrive designed innovative vehicles with Flex Frame allowing a positive pitch control in order to enhance mobility, for Defence, in United Kingdom. They were not deries built : this system ids rather reserved at articulated tracked vehicles, http://multidrivevehicles.com/products/mining/articulated-driveline/, http://multidrivevehicles.com/news-media/videos/defence/http://www.unusuallocomotion.com/pages/more-documentation/18-8x8-wheeled-and-more-articulated-vehicles-heavy.html#page4

Ponsee Buffalo 8x8

Ponsee Buffalo 8x8. Picture from J M M at Euroforest, St Bonnet-de-Joux, 2018 06 21.  https://www.ponsse.com/fr/produits/porteurs/buffalo

Ponsee Scorpion 8x8

Ponsee Scorpion 8x8, Picture from J M M at Euroforest, St Bonnet-de-Joux, 2018 06 21. https://www.ponsse.com/fr/produits/abatteuses/scorpion

Ponsee Scorpionking 8x8 Harvester

Ponsee Scorpionking 8x8 Harvester. https://www.pinterest.fr/pin/115475177929831126/, http://www.agriexpo.online/agricultural-manufacturer/forestry-harvester-6122.html

Rottne F20 Forwarder

Rottne F20 forwarder. Picture from J M M at Euroforest, St Bonnet-de-Joux, 2018 06 21, http://www.rottne.com/en/forest-machines/

Sogedep Forwarder

Sogedep forwarder. Picture from J M M at Euroforest, St Bonnet-de-Joux, 2018 06 21. https://www.sogedep.com/galerie/categorie/photos/

Matts Articulated 14x14

Articulated MATTS (Multipurpose All Terrain Transport System) 14x14 designed by Standard Manufacturing Company Inc. and marketed about 1985 for moving in soft marginal terrain. Payload on the trailer 5.4 T. It employed TAD Trailing Arm Drive, see Chapter 'More Doc, rigid 8x8, Heavy'. Note the long link arm between fore and aft body, theorically helping in adverse terrains. From the review 'Military Machine International', April 2002.

Rimpull RT40 12x12 and 14x14

Rimpull RT40 12x12 and 14x14 built for use in Alaska on North Slope, equipped with low pressure tires, Rolligons. From 'Revue des Engins', Aipethoac of Francis Pierre, Mars 2018. http://www.rimpull.com/

Busby Arctic Vehicle

Busby Arctic vehicle. Busby build these over-snow vehicles as Rimpull and Bechtel. https://www.digdifferent.com/online_exclusives/2014/10/snow_going, http://www.busbymfg.com/oilgas/

Letourneau Train RC Model 1955

An engineer,  with an operating model of a 52 wheel, 450 foot long vehicle designed by R.G. LeTourneau Inc, of Longview, Texas, circa 1955. This RC model will be built scale 1/1 several times. The vehicle had a unique ability to track around obstacles, and was intended to be powered by conventional or nuclear means.  https://www.gettyimages.fr/detail/photo-d'actualit%C3%A9/an-engineer-with-an-operating-model-of-a-52-wheel-photo-dactualit%C3%A9/110122447#an-engineer-with-an-operating-model-of-a-52-wheel-450-foot-long-by-picture-id110122447

 

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