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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: I think this is concerning Scrub Puller, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:10 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.
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      Latest: Looking at upgrading Farm Dozer DMiller, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:13 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Caterpillar 311cu loss of auto throttle Rhyswelly, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:15 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: military graders cuttin edge, Apr 25, 2017 at 2:46 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: S7 euclid mog5858, Apr 21, 2017 at 12:36 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 1968 Case 580CK head gasket?? Tinkerer, Apr 25, 2017 at 6:23 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: New to me 955K FW190D9, Apr 25, 2017 at 5:43 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Clark 175B steering colum leak Ironcollector, Apr 24, 2017 at 5:43 AM
    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: new ride Natman, Apr 25, 2017 at 2:54 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Hammers MrElectric03, Apr 10, 2017
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Joy Air Compressor RPV150GA23MSI Kurt T. Wienberg, Apr 22, 2017 at 5:46 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: No start. Komatsu PC50 shorefishin, Apr 25, 2017 at 6:42 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Throttle shaft seal Bobcat 743 Al Miles, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:53 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 277b died zigblazer, Apr 23, 2017 at 5:54 AM
    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 Jmhweldsnow, Apr 19, 2017 at 8:52 PM
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Sakai T2 Manual Jonmiller, Apr 20, 2017 at 7:28 PM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Caterpillar PM200? Reviews Dice, Mar 29, 2017
    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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      Latest: Becoming an instructor ship660, Apr 24, 2017 at 1:31 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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      Latest: Ouch nowing75, Apr 25, 2017 at 6:31 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

      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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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. camptramp, Apr 25, 2017 at 2:43 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hit by a car yesterday morning colson04, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:49 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Converting a New Holland Combine for Dry beans RZucker, Apr 19, 2017 at 1:13 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Caterpillar on road trucks and engines colson04, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:59 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Gooseneck to Haul JD 550 redneckracin, Apr 24, 2017 at 6:16 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: Hello Everyone, new member here. JE1, Apr 25, 2017 at 1:20 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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  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Oil for Detroits RZucker, Apr 25, 2017 at 4:34 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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