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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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  2. Link Exchanges

    Links to various industry related sites
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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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  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Caterpillar serial number/ year model Brimmstone, Mar 6, 2021 at 6:53 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Hydraulic oil LACHAU, Mar 6, 2021 at 11:52 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: going from 12m to 12h for a few weeks shaggs, Mar 6, 2021 at 9:17 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Terex Scrapers in New Zealand Terexcat, Feb 28, 2021 at 10:17 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Bought a backhoe Check Break, Mar 6, 2021 at 8:50 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 951 Transmission Rebuild Advice Caveman3, Mar 6, 2021 at 8:47 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Volvo A25C will not shift into gear Zwelimw, Mar 3, 2021 at 5:32 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Help with Pile Cap weights Tugger2, Mar 6, 2021 at 3:26 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: CTL Trencher Attachment Canuck Digger, Feb 20, 2021
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: How to check oil Level AllDodge, Mar 6, 2021 at 10:31 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Kubota kx121-3ss drifting acegreaser, Mar 6, 2021 at 10:46 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Tier 3 FIAT F5CE5454 oil breather. XSKIER, Feb 28, 2021 at 2:59 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Wet bath or grease bearings? Zkdiesel, Mar 6, 2021 at 10:25 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 257B 2 down on power thepumpguysc, Mar 6, 2021 at 1:56 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Ditch witch chain info catman13, Feb 18, 2021
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Homemade Telescoping Jib ebaikie, Mar 2, 2021 at 7:02 PM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Wieler pavers Vetech63, Mar 2, 2021 at 11:22 PM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Ingersoll-Rand SD-100F Pro-Pac RPRZEN, Mar 6, 2021 at 11:25 AM
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Distributor Trucks wade stegal, Jan 20, 2021
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Are Graders Obsolete? AzIron, Nov 3, 2020
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? KSSS, Dec 4, 2020
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Commercial construction work pictures skyking1, Mar 6, 2021 at 2:42 AM
    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: Wear those face shields HardRockNM, Feb 3, 2021
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: My OWN Fault CM1995, Mar 6, 2021 at 10:46 PM
    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: Just another day in paradise Mike L, Mar 6, 2021 at 11:06 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: New Appraisal Book John C., Feb 6, 2021
    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: madill Hallback, Feb 19, 2021
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Vancouver Island, BC. Logging at its Best! camptramp, Mar 6, 2021 at 4:34 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hi tech Truck Shop, Feb 4, 2021
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: 1959 Ford 871 tractor info? Old Doug, Feb 18, 2021
    1. Trucks

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    2. Trailers

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      Latest: translucent roof petepilot, Feb 28, 2021 at 4:26 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Mini bucket tie downs skyking1, Dec 23, 2020
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Some pics of my current project RollOver Pete, Mar 6, 2021 at 8:39 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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      Latest: No email notifications StumpyWally, Mar 4, 2021 at 5:51 PM
    2. Announcements

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      Latest: Happy Father's Day mg2361, Jun 22, 2020
    3. Safety Competition

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      Latest: Torn meniscus crane operator, Jan 23, 2021
    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Test Thread RES, Feb 17, 2021
    5. New Member Introductions

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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Fastest Browser Ever ! aighead, Feb 15, 2021
    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: Pettibone Delmer, Mar 3, 2021 at 6:27 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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