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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

    Post general questions/comments regarding the heavy equipment industry here
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    Latest: dump truck [no factory] air supply question DMiller, Nov 21, 2017 at 11:39 AM
  2. Link Exchanges

    Links to various industry related sites
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    Latest: Heavy Truck Forums CM1995, Aug 11, 2013
  3. Gone But Not Forgotten

    This forum is to pay tribute to members who have been called home. In memory of "RonG"
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  4. Heavy Equipment

    Post equipment questions/comments of any nature and photos within the corresponding forum.
    1. Dozers

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      Latest: D6R XL SERIES lll Queenslander, Nov 21, 2017 at 12:06 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Which medium Excavator for personal use? CatToy, Nov 21, 2017 at 4:35 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Galion T500 Tranny Slip valleyforge, Nov 20, 2017 at 5:13 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Old paddle pans RZucker, Nov 21, 2017 at 4:12 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Dewalt Cordless Grease Gun Deal doghead, Nov 21, 2017 at 1:14 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Weeping cylinders and steel hydraulic lines Welder Dave, Nov 21, 2017 at 5:25 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 1964 Cat 944 Steve Young, Nov 20, 2017 at 11:41 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: komatsu cd60r ?a bob71, Nov 17, 2017 at 12:08 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: Cat towmotor Coy Lancaster, Nov 21, 2017 at 2:18 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: 360* VR Tower Crane Work KranWien, Nov 21, 2017 at 12:12 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: CRUSHER BUCKETS digger242j, Nov 18, 2017 at 1:55 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: 580SK starting trouble joeblow, Nov 19, 2017 at 12:56 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Building a custom excavator OTG AuGres, Nov 20, 2017 at 11:27 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi TW80 Loader Smokin Joe67, Oct 25, 2017
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Mustang 960 owners: I have your parts manual! Pete600, Nov 21, 2017 at 12:04 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: New Holland l213 control valve john truman, Nov 21, 2017 at 1:02 AM
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Stump bucket f311fr1, Nov 5, 2017
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat F model pavers hargrove, Nov 10, 2017
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: terex tv800 roller xgiovannix12, Oct 22, 2017
    3. Mills

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      Latest: CMI milling machine sky wang, Nov 7, 2017
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: ADM Asphalt Plant Peter Fahey, Jun 12, 2017
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: grade laser questions/help Dozerboy, Sep 28, 2017
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Large Site GPS Aaron Samuel, Nov 20, 2017 at 9:49 PM
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? EK701, May 14, 2017
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Matience records Truck Shop, Aug 28, 2017
    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: heavy equipment accidents 92U 3406, Nov 18, 2017 at 4:06 PM
    4. Personnel

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    5. Shop Talk

      Post shop tips, unique repairs, shop projects here. Please post machine specific repairs in the corresponding machine forum.
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      Latest: 1/2 air ratchet thepumpguysc, Nov 21, 2017 at 11:32 AM
    6. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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    7. Financing

      Post your financing questions here. Sponsored by Capital Funding Group
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      Latest: About equipment leasing Max_Truck, Nov 15, 2017 at 8:50 AM
    8. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg CM1995, Apr 9, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: chainsaw thread daniberry143, Sep 26, 2017
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. camptramp, Nov 21, 2017 at 3:07 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: IH 966 Oil Pressure td25c, Nov 20, 2017 at 2:07 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: DEF... What's the point? Truck Shop, Nov 21, 2017 at 12:38 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Rolloff Dump Trailer Pictures. Roll Off TunaTime, Nov 20, 2017 at 4:53 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Hauling 11k equipment with no CDL ianholt150, Nov 20, 2017 at 9:43 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Bunch of Pictures mikebramel, Nov 20, 2017 at 5:52 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Difference between two CAT greases? DirtyHoe, Nov 17, 2017 at 2:55 AM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    1. Support

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    2. Announcements

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    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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    5. New Member Introductions

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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Site issues Tinkerer, Aug 12, 2017
    7. Equipment For Sale/Wanted

      This Forum is for member's use only to list their personally owned used equipment for sale. No third party or Dealer listings permitted. Respond to ads via PM
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      Latest: JD 450 frame rails and clutch housing repowerguy, Nov 18, 2017 at 3:35 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers 92U 3406, Nov 21, 2017 at 5:08 AM
  10. Models and Miniatures

    The youngsters enjoy looking forward to a career playing with the real thing, while the adults look back fondly on those responsibility-free days when the toys were just toys. This section is for all those interested in heavy equipment toys and models.
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