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About mack09

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    Over Drive
  • Birthday 12/10/1959

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    Road Transport, past and present. Mechanic by trade, have been in road transport for over 30 years. Owner Operator, one truck ( Mack ) on bulk haualge, aggregates, coal, fertilizer etc in and around the Waikato and upper North Island of New Zealand.

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  1. From the album Granite

    Unloading Grapes and loading Grapes in Marlborough and in my local Sand Quarry.
  2. Name: Mack FR 700 (1980) Date Added: 21 August 2010 - 01:45 AM Owner: John H Short Description: Hi spec for then with air con, elec lh window, full trim and sleeper. 375 v8 with allison auto, had large winch fitted shifted drilling rigs, machinery etc for Ministry of works geothermal division. Not mine, I just love it, it is now with a collector who is only the 2nd owner. View Vehicle
  3. From the album Cruiseliner etc

    Another R 600 I drove this one 4 valve 300, tipping off into a Fertilizer bin at an airstrip.
  4. RB Mack.Hi, They were NZ only. R series with set back front axle, the bonnet was made here, done by local Mack dealer and importer Motor Truck Distributors.Similar set up to the Aussie set back axle Value Liner, no v8 version here though.
  5. From the album Cruiseliner etc

    This is our Ch we have at present on bulk aggregate, Fertilizer, Coal cartage etc, has one million and three thousand kilometers on it so far.
  6. Thankyou All, I'm enjoying the site alright, all the different configurations, models etc that have never been here in NZ are fascinating, always have and probably will always be biased towards the dog.
  7. From the album Cruiseliner etc

    One I drove here in the eighties, 350 econodyne, 12 spd mack, we had another with the 440 E9.
  8. Hi All, I am an owner operator here in New Zealand. We have a CH Mack truck and trailer, we carry bulk aggregates, coal, fertilizer etc around the mid and upper north island here. I am a mechanic by trade, have over 30 years in the transport industry. I would like to restore at some stage an R700 with the 375v8. I will post some photo's etc once I have managed to learn how to navigate this site.Regards, John H.