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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: Building a farm road dozer, excavator, or ? Planedriver, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:53 PM
  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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    Latest: Bob Ont oarwhat, Nov 20, 2016
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: D6c cat loss of oil pressure old-iron-habit, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:12 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Excavator sheepfoot, Feb 27, 2017 at 5:58 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Coolant in oil pan JD6059 580bob, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:00 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: looking for used roller markmc60, Feb 26, 2017 at 2:45 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Cat 416C Rear Axle Seal Replacement rutwad, Feb 27, 2017 at 4:39 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: My 955K Rattletrap Adventure Nige, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:09 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: hough 50 transmission slipping Norbert77, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:02 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Case Padfoot Roller Help JakeDearing, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:05 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
    1. Tool Carriers

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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: JLG 8042 parts turnpikecrusier, Feb 26, 2017 at 12:19 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: new ride Tradesman, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:42 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Need advice! old-iron-habit, Feb 14, 2017
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: JLG 40E stuck in slow motion mode rookieatbest, Feb 23, 2017 at 6:42 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Cleanout Bucket Size for EX50U Clguest, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:42 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Drive chain 1845 case uniloader apm, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:08 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: adding hydraulic quick attach 05rammer, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:09 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Davis/Case 40 + 4 Std Trencher jcmarleau, Feb 25, 2017 at 9:02 PM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Kubota SVL90 14pin connector Hysert, Feb 8, 2017
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Wanting something like this! Turbotexas, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:32 AM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Wirtgen W1900? Dice, Jan 18, 2017
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
    1. Lasers

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      Latest: Need a new laser-Spectra G422? brianbulldozer, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:40 AM
    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: New and need help MCguy, Feb 16, 2017
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Quickbooks Online Aliate, Feb 2, 2017
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Millions in damages. td25c, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:32 AM
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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    4. 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: camshaft lobe lift specs wanted Bison, Feb 27, 2017 at 6:09 AM
    5. Industry Interaction

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

      Post your financing questions here. Sponsored by Capital Funding Group
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    7. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg thierrys, Feb 27, 2017 at 5:33 PM
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Service Advisor ChiffChiff, Jan 29, 2017
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Engine overheating Stev11, Feb 26, 2017 at 10:32 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: IH 466 mechanical massive blowby Junkyard, Feb 27, 2017 at 3:41 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Adding traction to beavertail and deck dn29626, Feb 26, 2017 at 11:59 PM
    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Lets see your "ultimate" service truck! markshr151, Feb 27, 2017 at 2:18 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Pin won't take grease colson04, Feb 22, 2017 at 11:31 PM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    2. Safety Competition

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    3. Test Forum

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      Latest: Testing video pic emoticons etc daddy2kids, Feb 21, 2017 at 11:46 AM
    4. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Welcome!!! daddy2kids, Feb 21, 2017 at 10:50 AM
    5. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Google Chrome-Shockwave Flash crashing daddy2kids, Feb 21, 2017 at 11:59 AM
    6. 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: OEM Link Belt Filters CatToy, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:04 AM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers Truck Shop, Feb 27, 2017 at 12:59 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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    Latest: My scratch built RC's td9clyde, Feb 12, 2017