"A powerful but homely creature, Snowzilla sounds like 10,000 hair dryers running at once and resembles a cross between an aardvark and a tollbooth. It sits on railroad wheels, weighs 26,000 pounds, and measures 8 by 12 by 27 feet -- though most of that length is taken up by its elongated snout. Its thirst for fuel is so great -- it guzzles 900 gallons in a single run -- that a tanker truck must follow it from station to station."And here's it is in full blow!
26 January 2015
Snowzilla ~ Clearance Technologies Over Time!
The Globe spotlights the history of snow clearance technology over time, including my favorite -- Snowzilla!