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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: Solenoid valve operated dump truck? Welder Dave, Sep 20, 2019 at 3:59 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: Undercarriage, New Technology John C., Sep 20, 2019 at 3:09 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: kubota k008-3 major problem? skata, Sep 20, 2019 at 5:28 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: 510d Puckett brothers hydraulics cuttin edge, Sep 20, 2019 at 2:16 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Kopuku Express wayne.d7, Sep 19, 2019 at 9:59 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Case 580L kingpin bushing removal irncwby44, Sep 20, 2019 at 5:30 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: looking at a 951c Welder Dave, Sep 20, 2019 at 6:29 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Break actuator John C., Sep 20, 2019 at 5:17 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: cat 735 won't shift out of first gear Nige, Sep 19, 2019 at 9:47 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: IT12 - 3204 piston problems Robbo55, Sep 1, 2019
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: WYSE 68 DripCo, Sep 19, 2019 at 9:34 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: new ride crane operator, Sep 19, 2019 at 1:38 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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      Latest: Boom Lift salvage yard TVA, Sep 20, 2019 at 2:01 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Skid Steers

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      Latest: CAT 287B weak hydraulics Nige, Sep 19, 2019 at 8:51 PM
    3. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: 2014 JCB 320T skata, Sep 20, 2019 at 5:55 AM
    4. Mini Skid Steers

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    5. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Volkswagen kubelwagen video td25c, Sep 2, 2019
    6. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Mauldin 690F Joe Athey, Sep 19, 2019 at 9:41 PM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Roller usage advice please redneckracin, Sep 19, 2019 at 4:31 PM
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Agatec MR240 still around? Ronsii, Jul 30, 2019
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble GCSFlex farmboy555, Sep 8, 2019
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: Question on Trimble GCR-2SM Lil' Puss, Jun 29, 2019
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: To expand or not suladas, Sep 12, 2019
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Utility locations DMiller, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Need a good man Tones, Jul 18, 2019
    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: Trailer axle petepilot, Sep 20, 2019 at 12:54 AM
    6. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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      Latest: How to protect my condos? MCT12, Jul 26, 2019
    7. Financing

      Post your financing questions here. Sponsored by Capital Funding Group
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    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: Old Forestry footage Tones, Sep 10, 2019
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Hayes trucks in the logging industry CCR, Sep 20, 2019 at 6:37 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hop Harvest 2019 bassetts, Sep 11, 2019
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Weald of Kent Ploughing Match 2019 part 2 bassetts, Sep 17, 2019 at 10:37 PM
    1. Trucks

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    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Load King lowboy? Junkyard, Sep 18, 2019 at 5:15 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Cost of Moving Heavy Equipment Locally 02Dmax, Sep 16, 2019 at 12:00 AM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Lets see your "ultimate" service truck! Max87, Sep 17, 2019 at 9:15 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: clear hydraulic oil? Nige, Sep 10, 2019
  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 and anxious to learn! Ron Hallett, Sep 18, 2019 at 1:42 PM
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Clearing history Michael467, Jul 13, 2019
    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: Boom cylinder for Cat 426 Used/Reman or new edgephoto, Sep 14, 2019 at 4:06 AM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers DMiller, Sep 19, 2019 at 12:42 PM
  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: Diecast Construction Models tom clemens, Sep 17, 2019 at 12:42 AM