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  1. General Industry Questions

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    Latest: Cat 920 - What Engine Type? Bluox, Dec 14, 2017 at 5:13 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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  4. Heavy Equipment

    Post equipment questions/comments of any nature and photos within the corresponding forum.
    1. Dozers

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      Latest: Importance of Pin and Bushing Turning Jonas302, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:27 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Komatsu pc 30-3 Markomp, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:35 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: What do I "really" have? Galion 104? RMXR, Dec 12, 2017 at 8:01 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Old paddle pans fuggly, Dec 9, 2017 at 11:59 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 955L Winter Heat Enclosure Bluox, Dec 14, 2017 at 5:21 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Cummins V378? chipped tooth, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:28 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Genie Z60/34 - lost platform control 92U 3406, Dec 13, 2017 at 9:12 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Working the National 1300A Natman, Dec 14, 2017 at 5:42 AM
    4. Demolition

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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Alpine rockwheel model D30 ? walkerv, Dec 13, 2017 at 2:44 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: JLG 40H Starting issues Ford Dual fuel GTRClive, Dec 13, 2017 at 9:07 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Building a custom excavator gmwest80, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:59 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi TW80 Loader Smokin Joe67, Oct 25, 2017
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: 863 hydraulic info needed Okie RR, Dec 14, 2017 at 12:49 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: case 440ct bogging down GaryHoff, Dec 13, 2017 at 3:29 AM
    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: another MULCHER thread ... rockman, Dec 2, 2017
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat F model pavers hargrove, Nov 10, 2017
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: terex tv800 roller xgiovannix12, Oct 22, 2017
    3. Mills

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      Latest: CMI milling machine sky wang, Nov 7, 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: Large Site GPS Aaron Samuel, Nov 20, 2017
    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: Keeping operating hours. gruntscoreboard, Dec 12, 2017 at 3:45 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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

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      Latest: short cuts kill gruntscoreboard, Dec 13, 2017 at 4:05 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Cat looking for help walkerv, Dec 13, 2017 at 3:02 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: LED flashlights are a cruel joke John C., Dec 14, 2017 at 5:16 AM
    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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      Latest: Skidder Logging John C., Dec 14, 2017 at 12:16 AM
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. camptramp, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:08 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: IH 966 Oil Pressure td25c, Nov 20, 2017
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Peterbilt 379 Project DMiller, Dec 14, 2017 at 1:13 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Trailer brakes not releasing suladas, Dec 14, 2017 at 4:41 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Dozer Hauling Truck Bed TV-1990, Dec 5, 2017
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Lets see your "ultimate" service truck! Drifter, Dec 10, 2017 at 9:25 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: sinopec oil JTWAT, Dec 14, 2017 at 2:50 AM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    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: New old-iron-habit, Dec 13, 2017 at 12:43 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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  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers Junkyard, Dec 14, 2017 at 3:29 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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