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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: 1984 GMC C7000 366 Junkyard, May 28, 2017 at 4:33 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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    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Cat e70b swing bearing check, May 28, 2017 at 1:20 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: History of Champion Motor Graders Motor Grader, May 28, 2017 at 12:31 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Wabco scrapers at work Gord229, May 28, 2017 at 10:07 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: New Holland 2003 LB110 - To buy or Not to buy Junkyard, May 28, 2017 at 4:31 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Back to the drawing/operating board DMiller, May 28, 2017 at 11:32 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: CAT IT28B Loader *No Brakes* kshansen, May 28, 2017 at 2:24 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Looking for Bomag BW172D operators manual slarnet, May 26, 2017 at 11:56 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: JLG 600 AJ Drive / Break problem 92U 3406, May 27, 2017 at 5:42 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: new ride Tradesman, May 28, 2017 at 11:44 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Hoe Ram on Case 580 SL ? Jbullfrog, May 19, 2017
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Pics of your mini! OTG AuGres, May 28, 2017 at 2:49 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Waldon 5000 mikebramel, Apr 27, 2017
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Case 1845C control arm - reverse issues Sethery0522, May 28, 2017 at 3:37 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: 06 CAT 277B restoration f311fr1, May 28, 2017 at 2:29 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Ditch Witch tracks DIYDAVE, May 19, 2017
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Kubota D1105 thepumpguysc, Apr 23, 2017
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Standard flow mulcher f311fr1, May 28, 2017 at 2:38 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Hot Box - Pothole repair Ronsii, May 23, 2017 at 1:36 AM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Ingersoll Rand SD70 Pro Pac Jcarrell, May 27, 2017 at 11:29 PM
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: New CAT 1055F and Moba Big Quad Ski Motor Grader, May 28, 2017 at 1:34 PM
  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
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Being "threatened" by dealer thepumpguysc, May 25, 2017 at 10:25 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: Fatal Dozer Accident Hobbytime, May 1, 2017
    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: Small Engine Gas Cap Birken Vogt, May 28, 2017 at 3:54 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: CMI C175 Forestry Mulcher slowJEEP, May 28, 2017 at 4:14 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: 2010 CaseIH Steiger 335 excessive oil use Plebeian, May 28, 2017 at 8:55 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Twin Steer or Reverse Steer Tag or Ideas? lumberjack, May 27, 2017 at 3:50 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: 1996 Utility VS2R Reefer Trailer 48' x 102" RaneyTruck, May 23, 2017 at 10:55 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: The "not so heavy equipment" photo thread CM1995, May 27, 2017 at 11:55 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Best air grease gun and tips. DIYDAVE, May 21, 2017
  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 from Ohio repowerguy, May 25, 2017 at 12:55 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: Memories for us old truckers Junkyard, May 28, 2017 at 3:03 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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