LEGO Mobile Crane 8053

Daniel and I spent some time over Christmas putting this together while Kevin worked on the Front Loader 8265. We managed to get the chassis and out-riggers set up and working and while Daniel drove it round the carpet I finished up the telescoping boom and gearbox to drive the movements. Putting it all together gave Daniel and I a chance to see how well it worked. Here are some pictures of it in action: