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0:00 I had a dream
0:26 How are we doing the base?
2:40 Trip to Caterpillar!
5:52 How to drive a Cat
8:10 Why this Cat?
8:38 Design it to Drive it
9:02 Shopping trip!
9:42 OLD vs NEW
11:07 Taking apart the Cat!
13:40 Driving a tank
14:35 What's next?
PCB Design ► www.altium.com/yt/TheHacksmith
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Video Editing ► Adobe Premiere
CAD ► Solidworks
CAM ► Autodesk HSM bit.ly/HSMworks
Highspeed Cam - Chronos 1.4 ► bit.ly/chronosCam
Main shooter - Panasonic GH5s ► bhpho.to/2Fjd80N
Phone - Samsung S10 ► bhpho.to/2N8FOh8
Camcorder - Sony Handycam ► bhpho.to/2FDnq81
Action Cam - GoPro ► bhpho.to/2FxXDC4
Steadicam - Removu K1 ► bhpho.to/2N9lDQq
Main mic - Sennheiser ► bhpho.to/2DsR8ec
Bendy Tripod ► bhpho.to/2FyLNb0
Main Tripods - old second hand Manfrotto tripods no longer sold.
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CNC Mill - Tormach 1100MX ► hubs.ly/H0B8DWG0
CNC Mill - Tormach PCNC 440 ► hubs.ly/H0B8DYk0
CNC Lathe - Tormach 15L ► hubs.ly/H0B8Gcp0
Autofeed Bandsaw - Tormach AF50 ► hubs.ly/H0B8Gj10
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Came To Party by Weston Kleinknecht
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Muddy Road by Evgeny Kiselevich
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Piece Of S**** by Symphony Of Distraction
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Time Spender by F.O.O.L
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Neon by Televisor
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  • Try World of Tanks For FREE Today and Help Support this Project! ► tanks.ly/39rXcHf

    Hacksmith IndustriesHacksmith Industries5 місяців tagasi
    • For the loader....ever consider (if using legs) to use electro magnets in the feet and walking on a metal plate to anchor it? Like mag-boots

      Gkartdude 68Gkartdude 683 місяці tagasi
    • Why don't you use the cabin as the cockpit?

      LIL XYULIL XYU3 місяці tagasi
    • I really want to be on the hacksmith team. I'm sad I can't😟😓

      Daniel ThomasDaniel Thomas4 місяці tagasi
    • Team up with Elon musk, and you have a REAL stark industries

      jordan Epamenodasjordan Epamenodas4 місяці tagasi
    • @poopooopooopooopooo idk

      Felix the cat channelFelix the cat channel4 місяці tagasi
  • 5:12 wait u gonna put a construction car on a truck??????

    A.'S VIDSA.'S VIDS7 päeva tagasi
  • "we build the power loader not because its easy nut because its *BADASS* "

    TW80 StudiosTW80 Studios12 päeva tagasi
  • yeah this is cool af.

    Daniel WoodsDaniel Woods18 päeva tagasi
  • Hello you can make the arm of the winter soldier

    DekuDeku22 päeva tagasi
  • You should make a mini tank to honor world of tanks

    mAtueszqwmAtueszqw25 päeva tagasi
  • How do you know what A tank drives like : /

    Aries gamerAries gamer27 päeva tagasi
  • Well, they're not getting their deposit back lol

    Justin HughesJustin Hughes28 päeva tagasi
  • You guys have too much fun at Hacksmith industries! Need a paint & body man??!! 😂 Dream job!

    Jeff BarkerJeff Barker29 päeva tagasi
  • his reaction to the cigar is priceless

    nivile 18nivile 18Місяць tagasi
  • The big reveal isn’t going to be the power loader itself. It’s going to be that they’re all smurfs and that the power loader is only 6” tall.

    Tim ThompsonTim ThompsonМісяць tagasi
  • What's the song during driving the taink

    CV MilesCV MilesМісяць tagasi
  • Hello, I want to do a project with you. Can you help me with this?

    Bedirhan koçBedirhan koçМісяць tagasi
  • Cat watching you dismantle this expensive piece of aquipment

    Phoenix GamingPhoenix GamingМісяць tagasi
  • me when they buy the caterpillar: you lucky little machine you going to hold up the power loader, don't you feel special?

    DoggrPlayzDoggrPlayzМісяць tagasi
  • I feel so sad to see that the Hacksmith smokes 😥😥

    umar568umar568Місяць tagasi
  • Am I the only person who realised that at 11:08 they all were Bogdan??? Nice catch 😂😂

    umar568umar568Місяць tagasi
  • I hope they didn't just rent that shit lmao

    EterniTeaEterniTeaМісяць tagasi
  • Holy bajizzle, I didn't expect the pump to be SO POWERFUL, man It cracked a smile up to my ears when I saw how fast the mech is moving.

    LxiR WilkiemLxiR WilkiemМісяць tagasi
  • So much win!

    Keith WaggonerKeith WaggonerМісяць tagasi
  • This is a 50k machine they gave you...

    mirai99mirai99Місяць tagasi
  • I don’t think your getting your deposit back.

    aggiewoodieaggiewoodieМісяць tagasi
  • That power loader should be featured in world of tanks.

    American Nomad NewsAmerican Nomad NewsМісяць tagasi
  • 13:24 uhh what did the song say, cause what I heard didn't sound nice to put it lightly.

    speedy01247speedy012472 місяці tagasi
  • awesome advert

    Anthony NdomeAnthony Ndome2 місяці tagasi
  • For those who don't know the song at the end (WoT commercial), it's "When Johnny comes marching home".

    KuhluhKuhluh2 місяці tagasi
  • Omg Jesus is buff

    saurabh Kaushalsaurabh Kaushal2 місяці tagasi
  • If James Cameron doesn't come down to see it when this thing's done, he's a jerk.

    DannoHungDannoHung2 місяці tagasi
  • The fact they actually got Caterpillar on board w/ this is wild.

    Nate HladkiNate Hladki2 місяці tagasi
  • Get some help Bogden taken that apart by yourself is damgetous!

    Sean MSean M2 місяці tagasi
  • that was super cool of CAT to help out!

    Daniel LemosDaniel Lemos2 місяці tagasi
  • “Don’t smoke” Continues smoking

    Ur MomUr Mom2 місяці tagasi
  • use the cockpit of the catipiliar for your machine

    Tom WatsonTom Watson2 місяці tagasi
  • 90% marketing wank

    SWolfSWolf2 місяці tagasi
  • Bobcat skid steer in the background at 7:30 has me laughing so hard for some reason.

    Johnathan DorstenJohnathan Dorsten3 місяці tagasi
  • I love the build but I would die to get just a skid loader

    Wolfie GamesWolfie Games3 місяці tagasi
  • The ants go marching one by one hurrah

    Sameer DadaSameer Dada3 місяці tagasi
  • Warranty? What for?

    KSI AirborneKSI Airborne3 місяці tagasi
  • 0:54 : "Gets head shot"

    Shawn NicholShawn Nichol3 місяці tagasi
  • This guy's get TOO much help, aid and free stuff.... Left to their own devices it wouldn't be the same

    Luis MendozaLuis Mendoza3 місяці tagasi
  • I didn't know what I was clickin on, I just seen a Cat skid in the thumbnail. Needless to say I'm intrigued.

    Ed ShangreauEd Shangreau3 місяці tagasi
  • Congratulations on making a functional machine completely useless.

    Turbo's and Gaming PC'sTurbo's and Gaming PC's3 місяці tagasi
  • damn bro looking like evan almighty..... hahah

    Golf RGolf R3 місяці tagasi
  • The power loader walks and has no tracks!

    Stephen ChannonStephen Channon3 місяці tagasi
  • I much prefer using the foot throttle.

    Jesus is Alive!Jesus is Alive!3 місяці tagasi
  • You know the level of professionalism when you see someone undoing fittings with a shifter

    Ian TaylorIan Taylor3 місяці tagasi
  • Wow there were going in to super fast build mode playing howling

    Bizzy beeBizzy bee3 місяці tagasi
  • 13:42 ~ what is thr name of the song??

    HingᄏHingᄏ3 місяці tagasi
  • World of tanks tech support is pure shit. Days and days go by and those assholes won't respond.

    Robert w SRobert w S3 місяці tagasi
  • Imagine Hacksmith Industries making the Mitsubishi MK-6 from Avatar

    Eric MolinaEric Molina3 місяці tagasi
  • I really like the content, but these obviously scripted discussion are freaking me out.

    sébastien juishommesébastien juishomme3 місяці tagasi
    • @Hacksmith Industries ooga booga

      Lost AdvancedLost Advanced2 місяці tagasi
    • That' wasn't scripted... that was Bogdan explaining it to us

      Hacksmith IndustriesHacksmith Industries3 місяці tagasi
  • But you can do more more then that

    Anas monther اخبار العلمAnas monther اخبار العلم3 місяці tagasi
  • No thing like U

    Anas monther اخبار العلمAnas monther اخبار العلم3 місяці tagasi
  • Construction vehicles? Or machines?

    Matt gamingMatt gaming3 місяці tagasi
  • Somebody get these guys some actual tools

    jaden goodwinjaden goodwin3 місяці tagasi
  • Video Idea: The Lament from Destiny 2. ITS A FREAKIN CHAINSAW SWORD.

    VoidWalker 2006VoidWalker 20063 місяці tagasi
  • Build a real life Johnny 5

    Adam on requestAdam on request3 місяці tagasi
  • Was the fluid pushing out on the arm during the comparison?

    J RamJ Ram3 місяці tagasi
  • So it's not going to have legs?

    Oscar MicOscar Mic3 місяці tagasi
  • World of tanks is a shit company!!

    Spank My NubsSpank My Nubs3 місяці tagasi
  • Ya, right. Great acting. Like cat was going to give them a 299d to tear apart.

    Member 1234Member 12343 місяці tagasi
  • Somewhere a CAT technician is screaming.

    brunothehumblebrunothehumble3 місяці tagasi
  • I used to always do wheelies in a skidsteer at my last job, they ended up selling it for like $300 I wish they told us I would’ve bought it😂

    InfamousMaciasInfamousMacias3 місяці tagasi
  • Great decision to go with a tracked vehicle powered by an IC engine. Your hydraulic power supply demand was a concern I had a year or so ago.

    Matt FieldsMatt Fields3 місяці tagasi
  • Why do I get the feeling that the first SSTO orbital rocket is gonna come out of a garage in Canada?

    William LeeWilliam Lee3 місяці tagasi
  • how abaout build a flying car i ther you

    Lorenzo RoqueLorenzo Roque3 місяці tagasi
  • Make that robot thing you see while riding on the train in half life

    Team TeamTeam Team3 місяці tagasi
  • Hacksmith is going to be the next Space X

    Team TeamTeam Team3 місяці tagasi
  • 12:51 was he using a sharpie to do that lmao?

    Rebecca HuntRebecca Hunt3 місяці tagasi
  • Bro I am waiting for it so baaadddd

    Arpit SharmaArpit Sharma3 місяці tagasi
  • Ha the home depot bucket to the rescue AMAZING

    Tommy RalphTommy Ralph3 місяці tagasi
  • 8:10 wow

    Nuke GamersNuke Gamers3 місяці tagasi
  • Now that you have finished the power loader, what if you made a robot with its own moving head, similar to stuff found in Real Steal, Pacific Rim, Chappie, and Terminator, just to name a few. I’m not saying that you make the whole robot, although you could, but just see if you can make the head and integrate your J.A.R.V.I.S. Program.

    Forever FafnirForever Fafnir3 місяці tagasi
  • I know dam well that skid steer cost 40 grand. Dam that’s a lot of money to spend

    SidsidewaysSidsideways3 місяці tagasi
  • That man was super Canadian (that’s not a insult btw)

    Dumb -_-Dumb -_-3 місяці tagasi
  • Pffffft I've divin skid loaders when i 9!

    Lowell MillerLowell Miller3 місяці tagasi
  • petition for a dog-sized at-at

    Sam CookSam Cook3 місяці tagasi
  • Anybody run H pattern anymore?

    Jaxon SmithJaxon Smith3 місяці tagasi
  • You are so cool my name is Xavier and I love your videos

    Xavier JacobsXavier Jacobs3 місяці tagasi
  • Pls remember that the hacksmith only rented the machine. So he can't keep it

    Evil jesusEvil jesus3 місяці tagasi
  • When was the last time u shaved

    Evil jesusEvil jesus3 місяці tagasi
  • That beard tho

    ZinoAmareZinoAmare3 місяці tagasi
  • James get's more excited the more toys he makes/gets.

    Night SentinelNight Sentinel3 місяці tagasi
  • If there was a zombie apocalypse I know where I’m staying

    Cosmo ChickenCosmo Chicken3 місяці tagasi
  • This video oddly brings me back to when I used to go to work with my dad

    ily Poppinily Poppin3 місяці tagasi
    • same dude, he would pick me up from school and take me to caterpillar office and factory and show me how they design there off highway mining trucks.

      treetreeМісяць tagasi
  • I've waited to long for this! Finally it's here thankyou

    Grogugamer20Grogugamer203 місяці tagasi
  • Hack smith is epic

    Zone gameingZone gameing3 місяці tagasi
  • Do you thank it's possible to build a meck suit like the ones on fnaf but it wouldn't kill you?

    the gamer of coolthe gamer of cool3 місяці tagasi
  • I wonder what the guys thinking while watching this video after selling them the cat

    Justin GoodroadJustin Goodroad3 місяці tagasi
  • It beard bro

    Sadheros3 RobloxSadheros3 Roblox3 місяці tagasi
  • You could just make the power loader into a sentry bot from fallout

    Michel De VilliersMichel De Villiers3 місяці tagasi
  • make the thunderbus from thundermans

    Pieter de WinterPieter de Winter3 місяці tagasi
  • Hacksmith Industries is the only one I trust now with large machines and lightsabers in their thumbnails

    kark markkark mark3 місяці tagasi
    • J

      Christiankiza MajaliwaChristiankiza Majaliwa3 місяці tagasi
  • U should make an AT AT from star wars

    LIL Tommy DLIL Tommy D3 місяці tagasi
  • Holy crap it's been a year and your still going jesus. 100% the most hardest project.

    Arnavpreet SandhuArnavpreet Sandhu3 місяці tagasi
  • So no building i need my time back

    GAMERGAMER4 місяці tagasi
  • I was lucky enought to learn to drive a cat at 8

    officer Elkofficer Elk4 місяці tagasi
  • 2025 : We built a Franxx from Darling in the Franxx

    FinxFinx4 місяці tagasi
  • Check out Mastermilos (dutch youtuber) home made tank. He used one of those small wheelbase cat loaders to make his tank

    watertacowatertaco4 місяці tagasi
  • That JFK speech sequence..... 😄!

    Fabian KnuttiFabian Knutti4 місяці tagasi