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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: Track press? demo, Mar 24, 2017 at 2:26 AM
  2. Link Exchanges

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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.
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      Latest: Fuel filter location ...D4h2Catapillar kshansen, Mar 24, 2017 at 11:43 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: How to get track back on rear sprocket?? rvander2, Mar 24, 2017 at 11:43 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: AustinWestern pacer 300 Wavekube, Mar 24, 2017 at 3:30 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Anybody want an antique? cuttin edge, Mar 20, 2017 at 1:55 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: GM Diesel 3-53 not starting kshansen, Mar 24, 2017 at 11:38 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 3306 top end noise gwhammy, Mar 24, 2017 at 11:39 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Case 621B Center Pivot fast_st, Mar 23, 2017 at 9:43 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: 2014 John Deere 300D Rock Truck / End gate Bls repair, Mar 22, 2017 at 10:13 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Lull 1044C-54 Hydraulic Problem partsman11, Mar 24, 2017 at 8:57 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics crane operator, Mar 24, 2017 at 5:28 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Looking for some advice on demo job. cuttin edge, Mar 23, 2017 at 1:42 AM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Genie GS1930 will not lift two people Rick39, Mar 24, 2017 at 8:04 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Angle Blade vs. Straight Blade on Mini Ex afret, Mar 24, 2017 at 10:37 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: cat 433cp 2jm00257 truecountry, Mar 19, 2017 at 10:37 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Cat 268B Hydraulic/throttle up problem zlssefi, Mar 24, 2017 at 6:20 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: takeuchi TL10 vs TL12 skata, Mar 24, 2017 at 6:18 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: I bet the guy Bumpsteer, Mar 3, 2017
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    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: roller blade? Bls repair, Mar 24, 2017 at 10:24 PM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Wirtgen W1900? Gwargo, Mar 24, 2017 at 6:31 AM
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: grade laser questions/help Shimmy1, Mar 22, 2017 at 2:11 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: Earthwork & Utility Estimating Software CM1995, Mar 24, 2017 at 10:47 AM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Need business help Shimmy1, Mar 22, 2017 at 2:18 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Millions in damages. Hobbytime, Mar 21, 2017 at 12:33 PM
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: Suggest some safety measures digger242j, Mar 24, 2017 at 12:24 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help cuttin edge, Mar 16, 2017
    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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    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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    8. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg Shimmy1, Mar 11, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Mobark engine Delmer, Mar 24, 2017 at 3:18 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Service Advisor ChiffChiff, Mar 24, 2017 at 4:51 AM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Steering problem Massey 231 moosefd, Mar 4, 2017
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: New service truck Birken Vogt, Mar 24, 2017 at 7:41 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Preferred Hub Seal Type? Truck Shop, Mar 23, 2017 at 11:34 PM
    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently Landclearer, Mar 20, 2017 at 12:02 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Komatsu Hydraulic Fluid John C., Mar 23, 2017 at 11:23 PM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    1. Support

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      Latest: Fork-Lift Forum??? GaryPope, Mar 16, 2017
    2. Safety Competition

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    3. Test Forum

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    4. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Howdy everyone Johncrane, Mar 23, 2017 at 5:50 AM
    5. Geek Patrol

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    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: WTB Trojan 1500/1700Z Hydraulic pump chansey, Mar 22, 2017 at 5:54 AM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers farmerlund, Mar 22, 2017 at 10:19 PM
  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: New commercial model truck mag coming! ap40rocktruck, Mar 19, 2017 at 6:20 PM