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This ABC glossary consists of an alphabetical list of the overview in this website with an icon marked text, words, names, or photos. By clicking on the icon you are immediately led to more background information, explanation, justification, and/or source on the linked item.

Here you will also find direct links to (Dutch) Companies that use Caterpillar equipment, OEM Manufacturers, Scale model Manufacturers, Events & Shows, Fan Sites, Custom scale model builders, Forums and (online) Scale model shops.



A.I.P.E.T.H.O.A.C. is the abbreviation for Association Internationale pour la Promotion des Engins Techniques et Historiques comme Objets d'Art et de Culture. The Aipethoac is an association whose purpose is to bring together enthusiasts of Earthmoving equipment, mining, forestry, transportation, etc ..., new and old, as well as scale models.

ACCO Super Dozer

The ACCO Super Bulldozer is the largest and most powerful Track-Type Tractor ever made. It was built in Italy, by the Umberto Acco company. The ACCO super bulldozer was constructed mainly of Caterpillar parts. This bulldozer has a gross weight of 183 tons and is powered by two 675hp Caterpillar engines and has a dozer blade that is 23 ft.


ACMOC is the abbreviation for The Antique Caterpillar Machinery Owners Club. The International Club, with over 3000 members, purpose is to support restoration of antique Caterpillar machinery (circa 1925 - 1960) and to preserve Caterpillar history.

Ad Gevers

Ad Gevers is a Dutch custom Caterpillar scalemodel builder. His main focus are Track-Type Tractors and Scrapers.


AGCO, Your Agriculture Company, (NYSE: AG) was founded in 1990 and offers a full product line of tractors including the (Caterpillar)Challenger, combines, hay tools, sprayers, forage, tillage equipment, implements and related replacement parts.


Airbrush1zu50 is run by Danny Laible from Germany and specializes in custom "aging" of (Caterpillar) scale models in all scales. Became curious? Visit his Facebook page to get an impression of his impressive skills!


An Articulated machine is designed to bend (= articulated) in the middle for purpose of steering. Caterpillar uses this technic for example in their current ADT (Articulated Dump Trucks) "700" series.