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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: Smart phones, smart watches and now smart bolts joe--h, Sep 28, 2021 at 6:48 AM
  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: what to make of an oil sample ? JD955SC, Sep 28, 2021 at 11:26 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Leaking Hydrolic Pump? Midnightmoon, Sep 28, 2021 at 11:06 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Faked CAT 140H grader from China pedrocar, Sep 28, 2021 at 9:21 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Redigging pond with pull behind scrapper Delmer, Sep 28, 2021 at 2:31 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Case 580CK 3 point (MOD) hitch wanted Tinkerer, Sep 28, 2021 at 12:51 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 955k hydraulic tank drain fest777, Sep 28, 2021 at 5:30 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Toolcat joemorgan, Sep 23, 2021 at 1:21 PM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: WTB Towmotor T50B Forklift Parts or Repair Manual TD24, Sep 27, 2021 at 4:20 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics Natman, Sep 27, 2021 at 1:47 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Concrete Structure Demolition CM1995, Aug 21, 2021
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: The JLG 40F Boom Lift Dilemma Jwells, Sep 28, 2021 at 12:44 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Mitsubishi mini excavators? Iron Beaver, Sep 28, 2021 at 1:17 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Waldon 5100 Dan Kleisle, Sep 3, 2021
    3. Skid Steers

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    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Buying a 2021 333G or a 2021 TL12V2 catalystgilles, Sep 26, 2021 at 4:14 PM
    5. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Vermeer LM42 trencher doug dirt, Aug 14, 2021
    6. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping Vetech63, Jun 29, 2021
    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Ever pave with a roll off truck? cuttin edge, Sep 22, 2021 at 10:47 PM
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Spectra LR60 or LR50 ? JPSouth, Sep 13, 2021
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Are Graders Obsolete? DMiller, Sep 27, 2021 at 12:53 AM
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDIGBEST reviews? IDIGBEST, Aug 31, 2021
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: How to price services DGODGR, Sep 28, 2021 at 2:40 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: driveway job this weekend skyking1, Sep 8, 2021
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: How not to crib it up skyking1, Sep 21, 2021
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help FarmWrench, Sep 21, 2021
    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: Full Circle- Back to where I started (almost) Crummy, Sep 28, 2021 at 1:55 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

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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: John Deere 640 Log Skidder mg2361, Sep 28, 2021 at 10:16 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Overload of the Day Jonathan M, Sep 28, 2021 at 1:02 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Miller tilt top owners!!?? Vin # location 79star, Sep 28, 2021 at 3:28 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Some pics of my current project John C., Sep 28, 2021 at 1:17 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: JCB HP 15 Hydraulic Fluid willie59, Sep 22, 2021 at 3:25 AM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    1. Support

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      Latest: HEF Search History Question Tinkerer, Aug 29, 2021
    2. Announcements

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      Latest: Happy birthday America Tones, Jul 4, 2021
    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Testing attachments. TheBigDog, Jun 3, 2021
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Another old newbie, or new oldbie... skyking1, Sep 26, 2021 at 11:00 AM
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: PC Building Advice uffex, Jul 14, 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: Memories for us old truckers skyking1, Sep 27, 2021 at 11:32 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: Michigan 475 model???? roger keegan, Sep 7, 2021