The winner of MTF's Machine of the Month for July 2019 is..........
ptsg's (Pedro in Portugal's) home built backhoe!
There isn't a dedicated build thread on MTF, so here are some specs:
Engine: Kubota D640 17HP
Drivetrain: Hydraulic motor powering two 4 speed gearboxes, that connect to two differentials. This machine is now a 6x4 but started as 6x2.
Pumps: 0,39ci for auxiliary circuit (thumb and flail mower) and a 1.037 ci for the backhoe and drive.
Congratulations, Pedro, that's a great machine you've built! :congrats::congrats: