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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: DEF systems Tugger2, Jan 17, 2019 at 4:34 AM
  2. Link Exchanges

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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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    Latest: Rest In Peace Burt nowing75, Oct 17, 2018
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: 850K Code 3719.10 - DPF filling too quick mg2361, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:01 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: EX200-3 Hydraulic Pump Conversion Kit terry roddenberry, Jan 17, 2019 at 11:18 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Model D Wild Bill 2 u, Jan 15, 2019 at 3:39 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Good old Iron versus new stuff StanRUS, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:29 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: JCB 1CX - Have you used one? AussieChris, Jan 17, 2019 at 5:49 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Terex PT110 with Perkins 854 Software wlhequipment, Jan 16, 2019 at 6:25 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: My Clark Michigan 75B joachim dybvik, Jan 16, 2019 at 2:09 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: ZF Transmission Stuck In Drive Bigbert, Jan 16, 2019 at 9:34 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Skytrak 5030 shuttle Mbar, Jan 17, 2019 at 12:55 AM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: Cat in cripple mode, won't start (th 417c) mikebramel, Jan 16, 2019 at 2:56 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics crane operator, Jan 17, 2019 at 4:43 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: need sone help and advise Welder Dave, Dec 30, 2018
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: JCB bucket Bearhead, Jan 16, 2019 at 7:20 PM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Ford a64 loader trans problem RZucker, Jan 8, 2019
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Oil filter dry problem Dmoneyallstar, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:51 AM
    4. Mini Skid Steers

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    5. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: DAVIS Trencher 74inchShovel, Jan 1, 2019
    6. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat AP555E Ventilation system Jackie j, Jan 14, 2019 at 2:34 AM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: CAT CB224E Roller Nige, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Trimmers. Which to Purchase? Ashley52, Nov 22, 2018
    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: iDig 2D Excavator Grade Assist TrentNz, Dec 27, 2018
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble Site vision xkv8tor, Dec 17, 2018
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Labor warranty thepumpguysc, Jan 4, 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

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: Just got a new scar crane operator, Jan 12, 2019 at 3:47 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Wages/area AzIron, Jan 6, 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: Homebrew parts cleaner solvent. fast_st, Jan 17, 2019 at 10:22 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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    8. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 57th annual steam-o-rama motoOzarks, Sep 10, 2018
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: 471 Detroit Diesel lg junior, Jan 17, 2019 at 3:58 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Manure value Tones, Dec 29, 2018
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Kioti tractor info? excavator, Dec 18, 2018
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: International VT365? Would you buy one? Tenwheeler, Jan 17, 2019 at 2:42 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Liddell-Birmingham doublewide, Dec 31, 2018
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Here's a sure way to kill your career 8V149 Detroit, Jan 16, 2019 at 4:23 PM
    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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    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: Hello from Montana (2) David Boreham, Jan 16, 2019 at 8:38 PM
    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: 450 B Case WTB Vetech63, Jan 16, 2019 at 12:11 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers RZucker, Jan 16, 2019 at 2:33 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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