Giant Ass Saw

Largest Earth Mover in the World 

Built by the German company, Krupp.

It is cheaper to build it so it's self-maneuvering, than to construct or reassemble onsite.

~ The mover stands 311 feet tall and 705 feet long. 
~ It weighs over 45,500 tons
~ Cost $100 million to build 
~ Took 5 years to design and manufacture 
~ 5 years to assemble. 
~ Requires 5 people to operate it. 
~ The Bucket Wheel is over 70 feet in diameter with 20 buckets,each of which can hold over 530 cubic feet of material. 
~ A 6-foot man can stand up inside one of the buckets. 
~ It moves on 12 crawlers (each is 12 feet wide, 8' high and 46 feet long).There are 8 crawlers in front and 4 in back. 
It has a maximum speed of 1 mile in 3 hours (1/3 mile/hour). 
~ It can remove over 76,455 cubic meters each day.(100,000 large dump trucks at 40yds. each)

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