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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

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    Latest: Asking for advice on gov't contracts CM1995, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:43 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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  4. Heavy Equipment

    Post equipment questions/comments of any nature and photos within the corresponding forum.
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      Latest: Both Big Cats are home... Metalman 55, Oct 21, 2017 at 10:24 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Case CX210 Baylward, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:45 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: TS14B Back engine throttle RZucker, Oct 21, 2017 at 2:16 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 955k reverse Pete1468, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:37 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 96 michigan l90 start thepumpguysc, Oct 21, 2017 at 4:55 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Latest Project hvy 1ton, Oct 21, 2017 at 4:45 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: jlg 4017ps Knepptune, Oct 19, 2017 at 10:21 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: KRUPP KMK 5090 Manuals Allen Negard, Oct 21, 2017 at 4:03 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Hammer I D Mike Hutchison, Oct 9, 2017
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Ford VSG-411 and Ford Escort stone7, Oct 22, 2017 at 12:13 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: eic board new holland ls180 René 123, Sep 5, 2017
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Flat faced coupler crewchief888, Oct 21, 2017 at 12:49 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Why no roll up doors Tones, Oct 21, 2017 at 9:10 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Caterpillar attachments ? check, Oct 18, 2017 at 10:51 PM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat F model pavers oregon96pd, Oct 11, 2017
    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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      Latest: CMI milling machine laycobeau, Sep 11, 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: Small site GPS AzIron, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:43 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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      Latest: Being "threatened" by dealer Coaldust, Oct 7, 2017
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: "Don't Drop the Ball" Kiwi-truckwit, Oct 21, 2017 at 8:56 PM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Where are the Mechanics? DMiller, Oct 20, 2017 at 2:35 PM
    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 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: Pacific trucks in the logging industy hd54, Oct 21, 2017 at 11:52 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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    1. Trucks

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    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Hook Lift Trailers renaudineau, Oct 7, 2017
    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently Landclearer, Oct 16, 2017 at 1:04 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Lever Action Grease Gun? td25c, Oct 14, 2017
  8. Forum Support and 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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      Latest: Hello EveryOne Adambrain, Oct 19, 2017 at 8:48 AM
    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: WTB large flat belt pulley Old Doug, Oct 15, 2017
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: old Italian construction site with old vehicles trombeur, Oct 21, 2017 at 12:38 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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