Ardie, Express, Hecker, Hercules, Mars, Sachs, Steib, Triumph, Victoria, Zündapp and many others: no question, Nürnberg has been the stronghold of the German motorbike industry for many decades. In this book the complete chronicles of all firms and 77 manufacturers through an exact documentation and about 300 illustrations.
An incredible collection of sales brochures, photos and graphic arts from Twenties to Sixties featuring the technical and mechanical equipments used in a farm during that period. A way to remember to younger people how it was hard to work in those times. Innumerable illustrations, specifications and descriptions: a must for the friends of farming.
Tractors are the most important and productive helpers in a farm. In this book the author has gathered the most important German tractors produced from 1921 up to 1999 through lots of fascinating illustrations and specifications. Here are shown machines such as Lanz Bulldog, Hanomag RD, Kramer Allesschaffer, Fendt Dieselross, Famo Raupe Rübezahl or Unimog.
Gottlieb Daimler and Carl Benz produced their lorries more than 100 years ago. The volume profiles in a chronological order all the models of the Daimler-Chrysler group, with many historical information, technical details and first-rate never published before photographic material.
A panorama of 150 years of the Meiller traditions: trucks, earthmovers and elevators. The author draws the history and the today’s shape of Meiller, with technical characteristics and many colour and black and white pictures.
A detailed text and a rich photographic apparatus describe the big world of the dump trucks. History, technology and employment of these vehicles are here included: any kind of giant with two, three and more axles, with “independent” or “oscillating” wheels, crawler-type vehicles, etc… Big names emerge: Terex, Caterpillar, O&K, Komatsu, Mack, Euclid, WABCO, Dart, Kaelble, and more. The book includes technical datas and unusual employments.
The author, with a unique selection of spectacular images, tells the history of these famous tractors, showing their particular design and durable diesel engine, from the beginning to the new millennium era.
The detailed history, technical datas, archival images and illustrations, show everything about the ex-DDR tractors. Pionier, Brockenhexe, Rübehalz, Maulwurf, Urtrak, are just a few of the many makes included in the text.
Approximately 270 Man vehicles that are at the service of the city of Nürnberg in many fields: in the transportation (buses and tramways), in the ecological service, in the firefighting department, in the city lighting enterprise, in the zoo, in the schools or water company. A comprehensive documentation with detailed descriptions and technical datas.
The author, with a unique selection of spectacular images, tells the history of these famous tractors, showing their particular design and durable engine, starting from the Seventies up to the new millennium era.