Anatomy And Terminology Of Boom Crane Parts

Aug 26, 09 • Cranes4 Comments

This great post has been a long lasting servant, and we recently decided to put out an update. Go ahead and read this too, though – It’s an oldie but a goodie!
After that, read our update: Boom Cranes: History, Parts and Anatomy

Cranes are multi-faceted pieces of apparatus, and while they are capable of some quite incredible feats the way they actually work is based on some pretty straightforward laws of physics. Boom cranes are used to effectively and effortlessly lift heavy and/or awkward to move objects. The crane  is most commonly used to hoist weighty equipment and/or materials on construction sites and to load cargo to ships. Read Full Article →

Romo, Cowboys Roll In Stadium’s Debut

Aug 25, 09 • Local News1 Comment

Dallas Cowboys fans got a glimpse of everything they were hoping to see Friday night. Their new stadium dazzled. Tony Romo was darn good. And the Cowboys won, pretty easily. In the first football game at the nearly $1.2 billion Cowboys Stadium, Romo looked right at home, going 18 of 24 for 192 yards and sending Dallas on its way to a 30-10 victory over the Tennessee Titans in a preseason game. “It was incredible,” Romo said, comparing the atmosphere to a regular-season game.

K & L Has New Euclid B70 Brake Drums

Jul 22, 09 • New Inventory ArrivalsComments Off on K & L Has New Euclid B70 Brake Drums

K & L has (4) 9163507 Brake Drums (New) for a Euclid B70 Haul Truck for sale. Please call 800-732-3059 for our rock bottom pricing.

K & L Clutch Takes On WPT Line Of PTO’s.

Jul 22, 09 • New Inventory ArrivalsComments Off on K & L Clutch Takes On WPT Line Of PTO’s.


K & L has taken on the WPT line of  Twin Disc style power take offs as a distributor for North Texas and Oklahoma.  With WPT based in Wichita Falls, any backorders can be filled in one day and all PTO units are competitively priced. K & L, although, will carry and extensive inventory to include complete units and supporting parts. We are ready to service you now. Please call any of our experienced sales associates and ask more about the new WPT product line.

Cowboys/Romo Curse Lifted???

Jul 14, 09 • Local NewsComments Off on Cowboys/Romo Curse Lifted???

Good news, Cowboys fans: The Jessica Simpson Curse has been lifted! Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo broke he’s relationship off with Jessica last week before her 29th birthday. This after Jessica bought Tony a boat for this birthday. What a deal.

There still may be some hope though, as Simpson posted on her Twitter account “Everyone need to know that hope floats…grab the strings and pull it back to you”.

Lets just all hope that she pulls him back after the Cowboys win the Superbowl this year. Go Cowboys!!!

No Way To End June Of 2009

Jun 30, 09 • World NewsComments Off on No Way To End June Of 2009

What a terrible way to end the last week of June 2009 with the death of so many celebrities.  May they all rest in peace and ever be remembered.

Michael Jackson-Singer/Entertainer and the “King of Pop” died June 25

Farrah Fawcett-Actress Of  “Charlie’s Angles Fame”  died June 25

Gale Storm-Singer/Actress of  1950’s TV died June 27

Fred Travalena-Impressionist  died June 28

Billy Mays-TV Pitchman and the “Most Watched Person In TV History” died June 28

You will all be missed.

Eric Clapton/Steve Winwood Visits “Big D”

Jun 24, 09 • Local NewsComments Off on Eric Clapton/Steve Winwood Visits “Big D”

Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood shared the stage Tuesday 23rd June at the American Airlines Arena (Center) in Dallas, Texas as their U.S. tour entered its final week. Walking on stage shortly after 8PM, the enthusiastic crowd was treated to Blind Faith Classics, material from Clapton’s and Winwood’s solo careers, blues and Hendrix’s “Voodoo Chile”.

There were no changes to the 20 song set list from the past several show. The next three shows are in Houston, Texas, Glendale, Arizona and ending in Los Angeles on 30th of June.

Miley Cyrus, Nick Jonas Perform Duet In Texas

Jun 22, 09 • Local News1 Comment

6/20/09 Saturday

Miley Cyrus made a surprise appearance at the Jonas Brothers’ first concert stop in Arlington, Texas inside the New Dallas Cowboy Stadium. Cyrus performed “Through the Storm” with beau Nick Jonas, whom she “reconnected” with after splitting from Justin Gaston, 20.

Crane Accident, Cleburne, Texas, March 2009

Jun 17, 09 • Uncategorized1 Comment

A crane accident occurred in Cleburne, Texas when an operator was injured when the boom collapsed, landing on top of the cab. The RT crane was hoisting a generator onto a trailer when the accident occurred. “as the operator was doing that, there was a catastrophic failure of the crane” the fire chief said. The operator suffered neck, back, and shoulder injuries.-Star Telegram

Always remember – safety first!

Tippett Out, Crawford In

Jun 12, 09 • Local News, Uncategorized2 Comments

New General Manager Joe Nieuwendyk fired Dallas Stars coach Dave Tippett and hired Marc Crawford. Crawford quoted the late Tom Landry saying “If I have to push people, I’ll push people.

This means that  Texas Rangers Coach Ron Washington now has the longest tenure as a local head coach.  All eyes will now be on the Dallas Cowboys Head Coach Wade Phillips to see what he can do this year. All indications lead to the Super Bowl or bust…..