1981 Western Star Road Expeditor 2 Maxon Half Pack Front Loader
This ex-Western Waste truck came from Portland, Oregon. This is a rare cab as Western Star only carried the Expeditor for a year or two before being re-badged under WHITE. It was cool to see a truck from my home state here. It was most likely sold off at auction after USA Waste acquired Western Waste in 1995.
Detail of outside controls
What is unusual versus most other trucks with outside controls is that the operator could control every aspect of the truck from the outside. Usually, builders only put controls or the Arms, Forks and Packer