A Liebherr 580 loader for not loadsamoney

I picked up this brand new Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader recently, on eBay, from E. C. Toys and Diecast Collectables for a very reasonable price.

Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader
The Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader

Liebherr 580
The real thing hard at work. ©Liebherr

As you can see, the Siku model is quite a good representation of the real thing, apart from the oversized handrails. With a little work this should look right at home in ‘Overdale Quarry’.

Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader

Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader

Siku 1:87 Scale Liebherr L580 four wheel loader

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2 thoughts on “A Liebherr 580 loader for not loadsamoney

  1. Wow! I think those are the most oversized handrails I’ve ever seen! If I just saw the model I would have assumed they were supposed to represent some sort of protective bars – bull bar type things. Apart for that it’s a nice model/

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