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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

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  2. Link Exchanges

    Links to various industry related sites
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    Latest: CraneSafetyStickers.com Steve Frazier, Jan 3, 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: The Master Salesman Tomcat955, Jun 14, 2022
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Older cat d3 help needed Dorman L Keel, Aug 11, 2022 at 7:09 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: E85 fuel starvation Alexis Larriuz, Aug 11, 2022 at 6:25 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Air Support Fatgraderman, Aug 7, 2022 at 3:38 PM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: JD 762 scraper charge pump Tones, Aug 9, 2022 at 2:32 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 580K Won't Move Willie B, Aug 11, 2022 at 7:31 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 644b won't push dirt JonathanMA, Aug 10, 2022 at 4:04 PM
    8. Off Road Haul Trucks

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    9. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Case 780 Restore Tinkerer, Jul 28, 2022
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Linde 396-03 Deutz blink codes matt savaryn, Aug 11, 2022 at 5:54 AM
    2. Cranes

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    3. Demolition

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      Latest: Doublewide demo Cadre Ground Works, Aug 10, 2022 at 11:29 PM
    4. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: BEWARE MOWER KING ATTACHMENTS Jimbo, Jul 27, 2022
    5. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Cat 303cr blows starter fuse Larry2, Aug 10, 2022 at 6:31 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Hough HA Payloader kshansen, Jul 26, 2022
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Looking at an 1845B or LS160, thoughts? ThreeCW, Aug 11, 2022 at 1:01 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: ISO recomendations on a Dozer blade for CTL azvacs, Aug 10, 2022 at 10:31 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Bobcat S70 and alternatives Skidx, Aug 4, 2022
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Case 360 Tinkerer, Jul 17, 2022
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Okada torque spec? RTSmith, Aug 10, 2022 at 3:58 PM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Wieler pavers Steve Frazier, Mar 25, 2022
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Interesting Padfoot We Bought ippielb, Aug 10, 2022 at 1:52 AM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: MT6520 Ingersoll Rand funwithfuel, Jul 27, 2022
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

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

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    1. In the Office

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      Latest: Rules For Being an Employee skyking1, Jun 23, 2022
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help Hallback, Jul 28, 2022
    5. Shop Talk

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      Latest: Old manuals Brandt, Aug 10, 2022 at 5:47 PM
    6. Industry Interaction

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    7. Financing

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    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: Husquvarna still or Ecco Randy88, May 24, 2022
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Any brand log trucks Hank R, Aug 11, 2022 at 7:24 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Flail mower vibration Welder Dave, Jul 2, 2022
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: HOWARD ROTOVATOR ffffredddd, Aug 9, 2022 at 4:03 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: 06 4300 heating problem mekanik, Aug 10, 2022 at 11:37 PM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: How do they operate without DOT #'s Hallback, Aug 8, 2022 at 1:08 PM
    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: Demolition, clearing and grading Landclearer, Aug 8, 2022 at 8:09 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: 15w-40 vs 30w vs 40wt John C., Aug 10, 2022 at 9:21 PM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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      Latest: Seller & Ebay Warning OzDozer, Jul 10, 2022
    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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    7. Equipment For Sale/Wanted

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      Latest: 2000 Sterling Dump Truck for Sale Komatsu 150, Aug 8, 2022 at 4:26 PM
  9. Old Iron!

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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers DMiller, Aug 7, 2022 at 7:27 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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