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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: Vehicles With No Electrical System Scrub Puller, Jul 27, 2017 at 8:25 AM
  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: Cat D7 3T Cable Unit Repair wayne.d7, Jul 27, 2017 at 7:14 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Hitachi EX60URG -Identification of component. imcase, Jul 26, 2017 at 9:57 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Rigid frame to articulated rsherril, Jul 26, 2017 at 2:08 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: loading a scraper in 3rd gear? StanRUS, Jul 27, 2017 at 6:01 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 580C Stanadyne timing thepumpguysc, Jul 27, 2017 at 9:49 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 951-C in my sights Nitelite, Jul 27, 2017 at 7:44 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Liebherr T282 Ultra Class Trucks alco, Jul 16, 2017
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
    1. Tool Carriers

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      Latest: JLG N35 very slow forward/reverse southernman13, Jul 26, 2017 at 8:15 AM
    2. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Rope accelerator mitch504, Jul 27, 2017 at 6:10 AM
    3. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    4. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Transit mixer Delmer, Jun 23, 2017
    5. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: The JLG 40F Boom Lift Dilemma od1, Jul 26, 2017 at 2:01 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Steel or rubber tracks catman13, Jul 27, 2017 at 5:34 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi TW80 Loader gearhead82, Jul 21, 2017 at 3:23 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Cat 226 won't start DIYDAVE, Jul 27, 2017 at 2:32 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Help with ASVSR80 bogs down - hydraulic issue? kckc, Jul 26, 2017 at 9:26 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: HYD BREAKER JARDOLINA, Jun 30, 2017
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Caterpillar attachments ? 92U 3406, Jul 24, 2017 at 12:09 PM
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Runaway roller John C., Jul 2, 2017
    3. Mills

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      Latest: CMI milling machine laycobeau, Jul 26, 2017 at 5:18 PM
    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: Laser or GPS? HELP!!! TomB102306, Jul 19, 2017
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: GPS or Laser???????? redneckracin, Jul 19, 2017
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: How do we protect our business data? zhkent, Jul 27, 2017 at 3:46 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Matience records bigneal23, Jun 14, 2017
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: Always use the locking pin people.... 92U 3406, Jul 25, 2017 at 2:40 AM
    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: Deere 4045T with old gas Delmer, Jul 27, 2017 at 3:09 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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      Latest: About equipment leasing funditright75, Jun 22, 2017
    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: BC Fires Hank R, Jul 22, 2017 at 8:57 PM
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Log loader old-iron-habit, Jul 26, 2017 at 3:14 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Fun with dry sleeves! wrwtexan, Jul 15, 2017
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Detroit 60 series issues crane operator, Jul 27, 2017 at 4:50 AM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: can my trailer handle it? td25c, Jun 22, 2017
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Dozerboy's Gallery Dozerboy, Jul 18, 2017
  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. Announcements

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    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Test gtermini, Jul 13, 2017
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Hello for north Texas KG-Ranch, Jul 27, 2017 at 4:12 AM
    6. Geek Patrol

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    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: Wright USA 84800 1 1/2" drive swivel tool_king, Jul 26, 2017 at 3:57 AM
  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, Jul 27, 2017 at 2:02 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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    Latest: My CATERPILLAR scale model collection Kwabbus, Jul 24, 2017 at 4:05 PM