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TradeEarthmovers.com.au is Australia’s #1 marketplace to buy and sell earthmoving, construction, mining and quarrying equipment. Plus search and compare specifications of new machines and stay updated on the latest earthmoving news, features, videos and events. PLUS it is the only publication to feature unbiased machinery reviews. VIDEO: Volvo ECR50D excavator review Evarn Covich recently got the chance to test out the Volvo ECR50D 5-tonne excavator at CJD Equipment’s Brisbane testing yard. The small digger “felt very good to operate with excellent speed, bulking and breakout ability (just like the brochure said), as well as precision performance and stability making for an all-round wellbalanced unit”, Evarn says. To watch the video, browse TradeEarthmovers.com.au or type http://bit.ly/TradeEarthECR into your browser. VIDEO: Awesome armoured Cat loader Like modifying your earthmoving gear? Check out this video for the most radical mod of a Cat 287C compact track loader! Made by a US Cat dealer, the Rook is a tactical armoured vehicle designed to let law enforcement officers deal with pretty much any worst-case scenario, from hostage crises and barricaded bad guys to riots and natural emergencies. To watch the video, browse TradeEarthmovers.com.au or type http://bit.ly/TradeEartharmour into your browser. VIDEO: Just hangin’ around, mate In a move that would probably give Australian OH&S regulators heart palpitations, in this video an operator demolishes a building with a mini-excavator – while suspended on a chain from a crane. We liked one comment that suggested getting rid of the operator and using the digger as a wrecking ball! To watch the video, browse TradeEarthmovers.com.au or type http://bit.ly/TradeEarthEHA into your browser.