Grading Off A House Lot And Driveway Install

5 Gsh 2020
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  • Hate seeing a Dozer without rippers on it, makes rig unbalanced.

    Donald MendsDonald Mends14 ditë më parë
  • The ash is reactivated carbon. Absolutely amazing for soil fertilizer. Why on earth would you haul it off?

    Jason HartzogJason Hartzog15 ditë më parë
  • One more question. I notice you start out pushing about a 1/4 of the blade. When I ran the dozer, a small one I was told to grab about 1/2 of the blade. I think I like the 1/4 blade

    BILL CBILL C19 ditë më parë
  • Do you ever back drag? I’m guessing no because your land is level after pushing the pile up

    BILL CBILL C19 ditë më parë
  • I like the commentary as you operate the machines. I do wish you had a noise canceling mic. In the excavators is really hard to hear you talk.

    BILL CBILL C19 ditë më parë
  • why do you not get a bigger excavator? like a 300 with a 72 in bucket

    allen laidackerallen laidackerMuaj më parë
  • Wow old pipes

    Eric HodgesEric HodgesMuaj më parë
  • Do u have the hydraulics turned up on the 160 or is that just the stock cycle times? Seems like that thing is moving real fast?

    grant gillgrant gillMuaj më parë
  • You always have a plan, Mike and 6 additional plans on the agenda after that If everyone stayed busy and worked like you, we would not have problems with unemployment, welfare and mental and emotional distress You create a state of mind that results in self worth and pride, also a sense of accomplishment. Everyone should have the psychological needs met, but most are too lazy. I bet you also sleep well at night, unless you are thinking about the next big project. Good job with the excavator. High five from Illinois

    bob jacobsbob jacobsMuaj më parë
  • You do great work

    Kristy StaatsKristy StaatsMuaj më parë
  • It is patently obvious why you used the excavator to move the dirt from that pile to distribute it around.

    Dan RossellDan RossellMuaj më parë
  • I'd be sitting on my porch just watching this in person with my coffee all day with no shoes on, so I can wiggle my toes while sippin and watchin

    Lovie2000Lovie2000Muaj më parë
  • What size dozer is that your running I really like the 6 way blade on one I've put a few hours in the seat in the clean up of your last video I liked how you took the log chain and rapped around the post and pulled them up slick

    Tree manTree man2 muaj më parë
  • Video was twice as long as it needed to be.

    Maine ManMaine Man2 muaj më parë
  • Chris, three things, (1) The next time you go to Tractor Supply you need to tell them they owe you at least a half dozen free 5 gallon buckets for the free advertising that you gave them in this video (2) What happened to the Beavers, were they safely captured and relocated to another area for someone else to deal with (3) Got to get yourself another sidekick, if you don't do so soon, you are going to wear yourself out driving all the machines, cutting the logs, checking with the grading stick, etc.

    The ShadowThe Shadow2 muaj më parë
  • How come you did not use any seals on the pipe

    SGC1972 gleatonSGC1972 gleaton2 muaj më parë
  • Why do people often want to use the least amount of culvert possible. They are going to have the same issue with the new that the old one had with the ends wanting to cover over.

    SDRail FanSDRail Fan2 muaj më parë
  • Looks like a nice project Chris, clearing a house lot burning, driveway install 👍👌⚠️

    Jan van den BosJan van den Bos2 muaj më parë
  • Have you considered buying a tiltrotator? Like Engcon, Steelwrist or Rototilt? Would be fun if you made a video talking about tiltrotators.

    jan halvor høidalenjan halvor høidalen2 muaj më parë
  • You’re as Versatile as Anyone and know exactly where Controls are for each piece of Equipment.👍

    Ken S.Ken S.2 muaj më parë
  • Awesome job - enjoyed the video, thanks

    Patricia GuilloryPatricia Guillory2 muaj më parë
  • please god get a wide-angle lens this is jarring

    mic jagermic jager2 muaj më parë
  • wheres Tim???

    jim 0311jim 03112 muaj më parë
  • alworld.info/plus/J3wiDEfLqK2ZAGJW4VIYLg

    NimrodNimrod2 muaj më parë
  • So is this one going pond dredging?

    James AllenJames Allen2 muaj më parë
  • What camera are you using for these videos?

    Kevin LoftusKevin Loftus2 muaj më parë
  • Do they offer a 160 with a blade? If so why did you guys decide against one?

    Mike KopieMike Kopie2 muaj më parë
  • for the quick hich you have on the volvo 220 excavator you could get a ROCK RIPPER or a SKELETON BUCKET or a ROOT RAKE or a HIGH CAPACITY DITCH CLEANING BUCKET or a ROTARY TILT DITCH CLEANING BUCKET or a V-BOTTOM BUCKET or a FORESTRY RCKE or a DITCH CLEANING BUCKET or a TRAPEZOID BUCKET - TEETH or a TRAPEZOID BUCKET - BOE from AMI

    Paul MuirPaul Muir2 muaj më parë
  • I don’t understand that in today’s world of modern technology, they choose to burn felled trees instead of chopping them and then transporting them to a composter for further recovery?

    Jozsef CsomorJozsef Csomor2 muaj më parë
  • we are required to put down 3 's on all construct interances. That drive way looks much better then our jobs.

    Chris SheaChris Shea2 muaj më parë
  • What state do you live on?

    Roxy eloiRoxy eloi2 muaj më parë
  • So where does all this stuff go? Who would want it?

    Albert JagtAlbert Jagt2 muaj më parë
    • Landfill or people wanting dirty fill for a low spot to eventually cover with top soil to sew grass

      Dusty BranchDusty Branch2 muaj më parë
  • I repeat myself, but you are a surgeon with a diesel scalpel. I so admire your talent and attention to detail. Well done.

    michael hillmichael hill2 muaj më parë
  • Chris, at min 36:00.. u should work on F mode... much easier.. 😎

    Combo_RCCombo_RC2 muaj më parë
  • cabin air filter in those volvo's are good ?

    EarthuserQcEarthuserQc2 muaj më parë
  • Dümdüz olmuş orman.

    Ekskavatör AvcısıEkskavatör Avcısı2 muaj më parë
  • Are Volvo's own engines in the excavators?

    The new Making it HappenThe new Making it Happen2 muaj më parë
  • We have the same sandy soil here in northern Sweden, but where I grew up, it was black soil about 30 ft deep and no rocks. The farmers there had a very easy time getting good harvests.

    The new Making it HappenThe new Making it Happen2 muaj më parë
  • Why dont you buy a d10 that would get the job done in half the time lol

    tanker yankertanker yanker2 muaj më parë
  • That bucket is truly awesome.

    Tony GreenhillTony Greenhill2 muaj më parë
  • Another great job. You make it look easy.

    David RobinsDavid Robins2 muaj më parë
  • Hi. You need bigger bucket to shift that sand. I got bigger in volvo140

    Łukasz HałysŁukasz Hałys2 muaj më parë
  • Haul the ashes away? Seems like a waste to me. Just mix it in with the topsoil as a soil amendment. Wood ash + water = potash!

    Skorpy NekomimiSkorpy Nekomimi2 muaj më parë
  • I laugh when U say Rite Thar !! LOL !! :) I cant get enough of ur videos,waiting for next newest one !! U running that dozer made me nod off at work....

    Charles SessionsCharles Sessions2 muaj më parë
  • Hey man do you not use your dozer rake anymore? Been thinking about buying one for my dozer.

    AaronMooreAaronMoore2 muaj më parë
  • What’s next on the list new dozer / new truck?

    Owen CrouchOwen Crouch2 muaj më parë
  • Is that an ld18 bucket and thumb also?

    Edwin ClaphamEdwin Clapham2 muaj më parë
  • Chris I do not see a cable mark out for telephone line IT'S A FREE phone call will save you $$$$$ if line is hit

    Michael DayMichael Day2 muaj më parë
    • Hahaha I’m sure he is well aware of 811. It takes them like 3 days to get out there so if you’re no where near a line, sometimes it isn’t worth the hassle

      Parker FettersParker Fetters2 muaj më parë
  • If a request is made the telephone company can bury the pedestal underground in a water proof case and then stump grind stumps. Pedestal was the end of cable and new one started.

    Michael DayMichael Day2 muaj më parë
  • Beautiful Volvo, why use personal machine on company projects ?

    William ElrodWilliam Elrod2 muaj më parë
  • that culvert seems a little short..

    Anthony AndersonAnthony Anderson2 muaj më parë
  • 👍👍👍👍

    Michał ŚleziakMichał Śleziak2 muaj më parë
  • I dont see Tim anymore in your videos. Does he still work for you?

    William PettitWilliam Pettit2 muaj më parë
  • Hi Cris thanks for all your great videos. I like the way you car for your equipment it is a credit to you. As a viewer from across the pond could you please explain why you have to dig and dredge so many ponds in your are of the country. Thanks

    Michael ToppingMichael Topping2 muaj më parë
  • Hey chris, i wanna congratulate you on the new personal machine and set up, it looks great and I can tell that once you got your new excavator and the new bucket and thumb designed the way you wanted it that you now are really having a blast working. Its almost fun and not work.lol its great to see you get a nice set up like that,you deserve it if anyone does. I got a quick question, I know that you work for your uncle, how ever i know that with your 2 personal machine's that you do side jobs,or basically run your own little business im just wondering when you have time to do all of this? I know you put in alot of hours for your uncles company. Im figuring that you do it mostly on the weekends but now your taking on more personal jobs and bigger personal jobs so I'm curious are you looking to basically go out on your own eventually? I know its a personal question so if you would rather not comment on you tube I get it. I wish you the best of luck and keep up the hard work and awesome content. Oh one more question now that you got your own dream set up do you go to work and get into your uncles equipment and think man I wish this was my personal set up? Have a wonderful day.

    Shane SnoufferShane Snouffer2 muaj më parë
  • I'm surprised that you let John use the new 160!

    Dane ClarkDane Clark2 muaj më parë
  • That new "you're new claw" design works a treat chrisy boy 😎 👌 💯

    TRILOGY SUCKSTRILOGY SUCKS2 muaj më parë
  • Beautiful work.

    IgnacioIgnacio2 muaj më parë
  • Ah, so you do use concrete pipes in the US too. I was wondering about that, since most ALworldrs I see seem to install corrugated iron or plastic piping. Over here concrete is the only material used for drainage pipes beneath access roads. Why are they so rarely used over there, are they more expensive, or simply much heavier to install with smaller equipment?

    Construction Channel LuxembourgConstruction Channel Luxembourg2 muaj më parë
    • @dean toutant I guess concrete becomes more brittle with age?

      Construction Channel LuxembourgConstruction Channel Luxembourg2 muaj më parë
    • plastic is far superior in all aspects

      dean toutantdean toutant2 muaj më parë
  • is it just me? the red guardrails looks wrong to me.

    Marcus KarlssonMarcus Karlsson2 muaj më parë
  • Great.

    Emad Eldin HessainEmad Eldin Hessain2 muaj më parë
  • Have you ever thought of getting volvo to sponsor you

    carl masoncarl mason2 muaj më parë
  • That's size of that dozer is a finish grade. Machine. To try and work that compact dirt would strain the crap out of it.

    smokin trukersmokin truker2 muaj më parë
  • The new 160 is a nice machine Chris

    Mitchell MorganMitchell Morgan2 muaj më parë
  • Do you blow out the air filters after working with ashes?

    assassinlexxassassinlexx2 muaj më parë
  • Hmmm, we need to change your name to Mike. Mike mulligan and his steam shovel.

    Jeff ToombsJeff Toombs2 muaj më parë
  • Did I count 17 scoops to fill your Dump Truck with the new bucket Chris?

    thebear5454thebear54542 muaj më parë
  • You operate that little angle blade dozer on jobs like a lot of people use graders for....

    76 Guzzi76 Guzzi2 muaj më parë
    • Yeah i know, you missed the insinuation. I was trying to say he was operating that dozer to such a standard you woukd have thought a grader had done it......

      76 Guzzi76 Guzzi2 muaj më parë
    • I've never seen a grader on a house lot buddy 😂

      Etac BroEtac Bro2 muaj më parë
  • Cool video 👍 Chris. That new machine and bucket and thumb worked really good on that pile of old hard dirt.

    Tracy DavisTracy Davis2 muaj më parë
  • Haven’t seen tim have you sacked him 😂

    Werner CohrsWerner Cohrs2 muaj më parë
    • Werner Cohrs he left

      Owen CrouchOwen Crouch2 muaj më parë
  • It looks one stick short of a full drain pipe🙄🤔🤐

    Lee ShaverLee Shaver2 muaj më parë
    • I noticed that too. Maybe the customer wanted 10 additional feet from the trees.

      Jed BurnellJed BurnellMuaj më parë
  • The segment of loading ash into the truck was apocalyptic. Great footage!

    Steve KnoopSteve Knoop2 muaj më parë
  • Does the new 160 have the "new truck" smell?

    Remmie MaxRemmie Max2 muaj më parë
  • I bet it feels weird using that bucket

    Nissan Patrol YTNissan Patrol YT2 muaj më parë
  • With the long flat bottom of the bucket, it acts like a blade raking the dirt out.

    RK Harm24RK Harm242 muaj më parë
  • Nice long video ! Shows lots of work progression ! Thanks.

    SR ChastainSR Chastain2 muaj më parë
  • How far below the tracks can the volvo dig? Meaning, can you dig out a bunker with it or would you need to also dig a ramp?

    AaronAaron2 muaj më parë
  • Good thing the teeth on the thumb fit between the bucket teeth, otherwise picking up that broken pipe section might have been more of a hassle.

    SomeGuyInSandySomeGuyInSandy2 muaj më parë
  • Your remarks before taking a swing at that pile of fill sound exactly like everyone else who has a new toy and wants to play with it!

    Jim's videosJim's videos2 muaj më parë
  • does tim still work for yall

    z28pawpawz28pawpaw2 muaj më parë
    • z28pawpaw nope, he got another job

      Baby CatcherBaby Catcher2 muaj më parë
  • Is that driveway made out of crush N run? Around here seems like they always use #2 like they put around rail road tracks. Interesting how different places use different materials for the same purposes.

    pjs5191pjs51912 muaj më parë
  • And the winner of the “ turn into the driveway and end up in the ditch “ contest is ======== 🙈😃

    kingslawnkingslawn2 muaj më parë
  • Nice video as always Chris. Do you hear much from Tim since he started his new job far as if he’s liking it and such?

    pjs5191pjs51912 muaj më parë
  • Is the cabs pretty tight for dealing with all the ash, or do you hack up a lung after those dirty jobs?

    Mike NessMike Ness2 muaj më parë
  • Ok you talked me into it I’ll fly out this weekend and be there to run the new 160 on Monday 😁

    Elite Earthworks LLCElite Earthworks LLC2 muaj më parë
    • Baby Catcher he has lol

      Elite Earthworks LLCElite Earthworks LLC2 muaj më parë
    • autiger621 I agree great size machine

      Elite Earthworks LLCElite Earthworks LLC2 muaj më parë
    • Elite earthworks a 160 seems like it would be perfect for your next machine. Big enough to do basements and such but not too big to do your water lines and house lots with the right bucket.

      autiger621autiger6212 muaj më parë
    • Elite Earthworks LLC lol! He might take you up on it! Lol

      Baby CatcherBaby Catcher2 muaj më parë
  • whats better, taking the paint off a new bucket/implement or takin the rust off an old neglected machine?

    northman loggingnorthman logging2 muaj më parë
  • Really nice work!!!

    Tmcn1899Tmcn18992 muaj më parë
  • People in NC don't seem to like trees around their house. Any reason for that? Lot of high wind?

    Bill BergquistBill Bergquist2 muaj më parë
    • Hurricanes and ice storms. Also, copperheads hang out in pine needles.

      billphillipstubebillphillipstube2 muaj më parë
    • Bill Bergquist ya think? Especially in a line going (N to S ) from Raleigh to Fayetteville to Lumberton. Yeah, high winds!

      Baby CatcherBaby Catcher2 muaj më parë
  • Where is tim

    Greg DavisGreg Davis2 muaj më parë
    • Greg Davis he left the company

      Baby CatcherBaby Catcher2 muaj më parë
  • Well now it's lighter is it half lighter so if you feel the truck with dirt that high would that be now filling it with Ashwell it would can you go a 5th higher a 3rd higher half higher than you would need big sides why would you want a hollow load that's not the same weight as the other load a calling Styrofoam all day that would only cram into a space the size of the truck would beat 1/5 the probly 1/10 the weight of Dirk so what is where you Holly the asked you why don't you leave it on the property or stand this one

    James LedesmaJames Ledesma2 muaj më parë
  • I thought the purpose of burning the wood is so you don't haul away now you're hauling loads of as dust where you gonna put it and why can't you leave it were at that if it's burned out is it it all go away til ash Justice is charcoal basically that eventually feeds the land why would you get rid of it now were you gonna put it and where which gigia not you just give a spread it all over the farm for all over the the the landscape after that by burning it was the whole purpose was he didn't have to haul anything away

    James LedesmaJames Ledesma2 muaj më parë
  • Can you give us an update on your oak tree planted in 2018. I just had your video moving and planting the tree recommended.

    C DC D2 muaj më parë
  • You seem to move a ton of loose dirt...now that you got the quick disconnect bucket feature...what about a massive bucket for them jobs when you are sitting there just moving or loading that loose dirt...maybe add some counter weight which it looks like it would not hurt as is with the way it rocks just with the 48'' and thumb...I'm talkin a big bitch...like 50% more capacity as the 48"...just for moving loose dirt fast...or would something like that be to hard on the machine?

    harry guyharry guy2 muaj më parë
  • Your videos are better than cable tv. Keep up the good work.

    Luke AbendrothLuke Abendroth2 muaj më parë
  • You better be glad that you are not in Missouri because you would have to have warning signs for the traffic plus have at least one flagman

    John C. PepperJohn C. Pepper2 muaj më parë
  • Hope all is well with that Hurricane yall got! Awesome videos!!!!!

    dt20m84dt20m842 muaj më parë
  • All I can think is as great as the new 160e looks....an AMI LD18 bucket and Progressive Thumb WOULD MAKE IT PUUURVFICTO!!!

    bill gipsonbill gipson2 muaj më parë
  • Looks like a very professional job as always

    Todd RobertsTodd Roberts2 muaj më parë
  • I have always wondered how come you don't have a Volvo dozer?

    James HallJames Hall2 muaj më parë
    • Volvo makes lots of equipment... but no dozers ... yet!

      bill gipsonbill gipson2 muaj më parë
  • 👍👍😀🍁

    I Paddle My Own CanoeI Paddle My Own Canoe2 muaj më parë
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