Saturday, March 12, 2011

World's Largest Excavator, The Krupp Bagger 288

This massive Machine is manufactured by the German company Krupp. It's the Krupp Bagger 288, and it's world’s largest excavator. It weighs 13,550 tons is 721 feet long, and 315 feet high. It can clear a 98 foot deep area the size of a football field  in one day. Each of the Krupp Bagger's 18 rotating buckets can clear 6.6 cubic meters of dirt. 

Check out the video below of the Krupp Bagger 288 in action


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