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Levitated Mass - a really big rig!


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#1 RancheroSteve

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Posted 20 March 2012 - 05:23 PM

I'm not a truck builder myself, but I thought you guys might enjoy this. This one-of-a-kind rig was recently built to transport a 340 ton boulder over 100 miles from a quarry east of Los Angeles to the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, where it will become part of Michael Heizer's "Leviated Mass".

You can read more about it here: http://www.lacma.org.../levitated-mass

We went out and saw it on the final leg of its journey last week.

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The full set of photos here: http://public.fotki....levitated-mass/

Edited by RancheroSteve, 21 March 2012 - 06:51 AM.


#2 Jim B

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Posted 21 March 2012 - 02:29 AM

Impressive C500. And that's one big trailer for one big rock!