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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.



D1 is the smallest power to move ground: the spade each operator has on board to clean his machine.

DCM Diecast & Merchandise B.V.

DCM Diecast & Merchandise B.V. is the miniatures specialist on of mainly  Earthmoving & Construction and Agricultural scale models of the brands: Diecast Masters / Caterpillar (1:50, 1:87, 1:64, 1:25, 1:16, 1:32 and 1: 125) and USK Scalemodels (1:32, 1:50 and 1:87).

Delta Machinery

Delta Machinery , based at Moerdijk in The Netherlands, is a global supplier of new, refurbished and used (Caterpillar) heavy machinery for infrastructure construction, mineral extraction projects, quarry, mining and machinery related to the pipeline industry. From single machines to complete fleets, the Delta Group is able to meet all your heavy machinery requirements, including service, maintenance, spare- and wear parts, training, and consultancy. 

The company was founded in 1987, exporting agricultural tractors. In the nineties, earth moving machinery was added to the range, and heavy machinery is now the main focus. Today, the Delta Group is a full-service supplier that takes care of transportation to any destination in the world, strip down for container loading, shipping, manuals, spare parts and consumables packages.

Delta Consultancy provides advice on machine configurations, capacity, fleet size and deployment. We have many years’ experience supplying machinery to key industries and can help your organization get moving on infrastructure and mining projects. We not only have the technical know-how, but can also take care of project management and training.

DHS Diecast Collectables

DHS Diecast Collectables, Inc. has been in business since 1975. The name "DHS" comes from the initials of three companies merged into one: Dave's Model Toys, Hiram Construction Models and Smith Model Imports. These three companies merged together make them the largest Construction and Truck Model distributor in the world!

Specialized in construction scale models and die cast truck models for discriminating collectors worldwide and the unique DHS forum has been designed specifically for the die cast construction and truck model collector.Its current location in historic Berea, Ohio USA (just south of Cleveland Hopkins Airport) is equipped with 12,000 square foot warehouse to best serve its world wide customers.

DHS Diecast Discussion Forum

DHS Diecast Discussion Forum is provided by DHS Diecast and has more then 11.250 members and 45.000 topics all about discussion of (Caterpillar) scale models, real equipment, job site pictures, construction, equipment and machinery, new products, trade shows/events, agriculture, mining, logging, fire fighting, demolition, railroading, recovery, trucking, heavy haulage, rigging and repair.

Diecast Masters

Diecast Masters was established in 2015 through the acquisition of the Caterpillar® scale model businesses of both Norscot and Tonkin Replicas.

Though new as a licensee, the management team at Diecast Masters draws on a legacy with Caterpillar Inc. that extends more than a quarter century.

Dirtboy's Customs

Dirtboy's Customs is formed by the American custom builder Jay Roltgen. His main focus is creating custom add-on's and Worktools for 1:50th scale construction models mainly (Caterpillar) Track-Type Tractors. Small series, often as kit, made of Metal, Photo etched or 3D printed material, which can be ordered directly through Shapeways, which add an extra dimension to your Caterpillar scale model.