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How can you tell the front from the back of crawler type construction equipment ?
Sometimes it is hard to tell where the front is since the body of hydraulic excavators and crawler dump trucks can spin around. Let’s pay attention to the inside of the crawler track. Can you spot a round part called a sprocket that looks like a big cogwheel? The side with the sprocket is the always rear.