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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: 938g cat loader Mark250, Apr 27, 2017 at 8:51 PM
  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: D4H transmission question Mark250, Apr 27, 2017 at 1:10 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Kobelco hydraulic excavators samsonv8, Apr 27, 2017 at 6:07 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: military graders Graderfan1981, Apr 27, 2017 at 7:10 PM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: It's little, but is a scraper! cuttin edge, Apr 27, 2017 at 3:18 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: john deere 544B transmission andyvillen, Apr 27, 2017 at 4:27 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 'Nother project DMiller, Apr 27, 2017 at 7:00 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 520c komatsu dresser John C., Apr 27, 2017 at 11:06 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: New Haul Trucks cuttin edge, Apr 12, 2017
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Carry deck cranes kevinp027, Apr 27, 2017 at 5:42 AM
    4. Demolition

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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Safety shoes for work! digger242j, Apr 27, 2017 at 2:28 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: No start. Komatsu PC50 shorefishin, Apr 26, 2017 at 6:06 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Waldon 5000 mikebramel, Apr 27, 2017 at 5:40 AM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Cat 277b Steering question VINNIED, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:03 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: case 2012 tr320 Jmhweldsnow, Apr 27, 2017 at 6:50 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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      Latest: Kubota D1105 thepumpguysc, Apr 23, 2017 at 3:16 AM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Snow Wolf Ultra Snowblower bigbob, Apr 27, 2017 at 12:04 PM
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Sakai T2 Manual Jonmiller, Apr 20, 2017
    3. Mills

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      Latest: 2009 Caterpillar PM200HP Milling machine danieldamit, Apr 26, 2017 at 5:02 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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    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: Small Company using estimating software. stars&bars44, Apr 24, 2017 at 7:45 PM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Accounting for Warranty Work John C., Apr 23, 2017 at 1:19 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: Fatal Dozer Accident Buckethead, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:01 AM
    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: Junkayrd's work thread.....maybe haha old-iron-habit, Apr 27, 2017 at 11:00 PM
    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

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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg CM1995, Apr 9, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. camptramp, Apr 27, 2017 at 3:07 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hit by a car yesterday morning old-iron-habit, Apr 27, 2017 at 10:54 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Farmers Forum hvy 1ton, Apr 26, 2017 at 5:45 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: What's your favorite freight truck maker? digger242j, Apr 27, 2017 at 2:16 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Gooseneck to Haul JD 550 redneckracin, Apr 26, 2017 at 12:16 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: can my trailer handle it? 92b16si, Apr 14, 2017
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Lets see your "ultimate" service truck! FSERVICE, Apr 21, 2017 at 3:44 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Difference in case fluids 372705r7 or 3540 inthedirt, Apr 23, 2017 at 4:04 AM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    2. Safety Competition

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    3. Test Forum

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    4. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: New member TTP HARD drill bits HARDBITS, Apr 27, 2017 at 4:48 PM
    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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  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Oil for Detroits RBMcCloskey, Apr 26, 2017 at 6:40 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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