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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: How did YOU became an operator? John Shipp, Sep 21, 2017 at 9:45 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.
    1. Dozers

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      Latest: Komatsu D31A-17 Transmission problems DMiller, Sep 21, 2017 at 6:55 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: 2012 Volvo ECR88 Blow By?? Andyba20, Sep 21, 2017 at 11:33 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Confined Space Operators ippielb, Sep 21, 2017 at 3:14 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: John Deere 450C old-iron-habit, Sep 21, 2017 at 8:12 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Volvo a25 6x6 need a lil help.. sfrs4, Sep 21, 2017 at 11:28 AM
  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: Service Contracts wlhequipment, Sep 20, 2017 at 3:48 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: FIORENTINI and new fiorentini cranes trombeur, Sep 20, 2017 at 9:35 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: New Bobcat E-35 (R model) diga, Sep 21, 2017 at 11:22 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: S150 Overheating? Andy01, Sep 22, 2017 at 12:11 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: TAKEUCHI TL12V2 owners ? Trencher97, Sep 21, 2017 at 11:54 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: Asv rc30 terex pt30 adapter plate DIYDAVE, Sep 20, 2017 at 11:23 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat F model pavers hargrove, Aug 30, 2017
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: CS563E starting issues Queenslander, Sep 7, 2017
    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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    2. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? EK701, May 14, 2017
    3. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: Small Company using estimating software. Mat, Sep 21, 2017 at 5:57 PM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Matience records Truck Shop, Aug 28, 2017
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: In too deep Ct Farmer, Sep 17, 2017 at 4:15 AM
    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: Cummins QSC 8.3 oil filter. d9gdon, Sep 21, 2017 at 11:18 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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      Latest: chainsaw thread Plebeian, Sep 11, 2017
    2. Forestry Equipment

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    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Mechanical Cat engine for truck project? f311fr1, Sep 21, 2017 at 10:49 PM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Best air grease gun and tips. mrappels, Sep 16, 2017 at 8:28 PM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    1. Support

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      Latest: Damn this website Tinkerer, Sep 20, 2017 at 12:54 PM
    2. 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: How Did You Find Us? Blair Brylawski, Sep 16, 2017 at 4:24 PM
    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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  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, Sep 19, 2017 at 12:42 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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