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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: Virus Shutdown CM1995, Mar 29, 2020 at 11:00 PM
  2. Link Exchanges

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    Latest: CraneSafetyStickers.com Steve Frazier, Jan 4, 2020
  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: Northwest tractor ::(( Joseph Marasco, Jan 28, 2020
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Dozer tree spear doublewide, Mar 29, 2020 at 8:57 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Hitachi 120-2 Fuel Problems Ronsii, Mar 29, 2020 at 10:02 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Caterpillar 619 MattR, Mar 29, 2020 at 1:04 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Variable displacement pump catastrophic failure Tinkerer, Mar 29, 2020 at 10:21 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 941 Fuel Leak Brent Wilson, Mar 29, 2020 at 5:12 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 2019 Volvo L25H emissions XSKIER, Mar 29, 2020 at 6:19 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Volvo A25 off road dump shift problems sfrs4, Mar 26, 2020 at 9:18 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Genie Z45 drive inoperable Txhayseed, Mar 28, 2020 at 7:31 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Liebherr crane lifting a yacht John C., Mar 29, 2020 at 6:50 PM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Starlight drivein screen demo Ronsii, Mar 6, 2020
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Carolina Attachments brush cutter Mark13, Mar 28, 2020 at 7:07 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: EIMCO 911B HardRockNM, Feb 25, 2020
    3. Skid Steers

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    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Kubota SVL75 vs. Case TR270 Canuck Digger, Mar 29, 2020 at 4:21 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Cat 248b low rpm's hydraulic growel eds2150, Mar 27, 2020 at 5:19 AM
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: homemade root rake gwhammy, Mar 26, 2020 at 9:05 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping buddy605, Nov 7, 2019
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Bomag 100 AD stops travel after warm mg2361, Mar 25, 2020 at 9:06 AM
    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: Leica MC200 Digger DGODGR, Mar 26, 2020 at 1:07 AM
    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? farmboy555, Nov 23, 2019
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: To expand or not Truck Shop, Mar 28, 2020 at 1:27 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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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: Deere again DMiller, Dec 5, 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: Small Stick Welder DefenderHD, Mar 29, 2020 at 5:18 PM
    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

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    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Pacific trucks in the logging industy Welder Dave, Mar 29, 2020 at 5:35 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Mother Nature is showing off DMiller, Mar 29, 2020 at 11:21 AM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: New holland CS640 my2005 computer electronics Plebeian, Mar 26, 2020 at 8:05 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Ford L7000 tranny swap Truck Shop, Mar 28, 2020 at 11:39 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Your Lowboy Pictures Wanted Nige, Mar 29, 2020 at 7:47 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Interesting trailer Pixie, Mar 7, 2020
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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  8. Forum Support and 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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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: How aighead, Feb 20, 2020
    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: 1973 CAT 955K track loader for sale AllDodge, Mar 28, 2020 at 10:13 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Mack-Phase Two Theweldor, Mar 29, 2020 at 2:36 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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