What's in you dumpster?

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  1. SwampRatt

    SwampRatt Well-Known Member

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    Looked in YOUR dumpster lately?

    This, spotted in an unnamed FXFE dumpster, seems to rank high on the "unusual list".




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  2. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer Speedy Freightshaker #411

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    Is that a T680 cab?

    I remember the shop at TOL dismantled an old red racer once a few years back. The frame was rotted on it, apparently, so the truck was dismantled and scrapped.
     
  3. Cab Lizzard

    Cab Lizzard Well-Known Member

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  4. Sex pistol

    Sex pistol Never Mind The Bollocks

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    Looks like a city kenworth cab if that's what a T680 cab is? Never saw one in a dumpster but I have seen some in corner of yard.
     
  5. Redracer3136

    Redracer3136 BANNED

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    First of all, NOBODY dismantles, scraps and or puts Redracer in the dumpster...and there's nothing wrong with my frame!!!
    A few may have wanted to, or perhaps even tried, but I'm right here still chugging along!!
     
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    Redracer3136 BANNED

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    I've seen brand new parts in our dumpster before!!
     
  7. roogie

    roogie Well-Known Member

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    Looks like a recycling dumpster. KCY usually has one of these for brake drums, wheels and all kinds of other items. You should see what's behind the shop in Harrison, all kinds of cabs, frames, engines, transmissions, etc laying around waiting to be repurposed.

    roog
     
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    Crazy Trucker Clown Math Expert

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    Employees used to throw there large trash items in ours till the scm put out a memo that anyone caught would be terminated.
     
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  9. mud

    mud Wonderin'

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    We had a Roadway district manager who would scrounge around inside the dumpster. He would find discarded rolls of tape, that still had tape on them!! He went on to become a vice president at FedEx Ground.
     
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  10. roogie

    roogie Well-Known Member

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    Looks like a recycling dumpster. KCY usually has one of these for brake drums, wheels and all kinds of other items. You should see what's behind the shop in Harrison, all kinds of cabs, frames, engines, transmissions, etc laying around waiting to be repurposed.

    roog

    Here's one from 2008.

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  11. BIG R GUY

    BIG R GUY Part time Coop Dispatch driver

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    That was Big Daves tractor. They had to cut the cab up to get him out of it last week, because his hat would not fit out of the door
     
  12. Big Dave

    Big Dave Dispatcher for Team BRG-Wong

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    CRST prepared

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    For BRG-Wong's next fill up


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    BIG R GUY Part time Coop Dispatch driver

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    CRST version of a 53' pup....
     
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    Kinda looks like there was a fire around that dumpster.
     
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    How bout the haz-mat sitting in a barrel to the left of the dumpster, just out in the open unprotected...
     
  16. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Repurposed windshield washer fluid drum.
     
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    silent trucker Well-Known Member

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    Big Dave Dispatcher for Team BRG-Wong

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    An old System 99 "armstrong" cabover??
     
  19. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    RC has seen the oversized pintle eye of an ancient Monon gear sticking up from the scrap metal dumpster.
    Thought it was something that just wouldn't die and was trying to escape.
     
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    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Sometimes I wish I still had one.
    Pulled like a mule and city drivers weren't man enough to drive it.
     

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