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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: Making concrete last as loading area. Delmer, Feb 25, 2018 at 8:08 PM
  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: Bob Ont oarwhat, Nov 20, 2016
  4. Heavy Equipment

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      Latest: Cat D4G Shutdown Relay Timer epirbalex, Feb 25, 2018 at 8:57 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: $25k budget, looking for suggestions. rmllarue91, Feb 25, 2018 at 8:43 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Cat no 12 grader starter conversion Jakebreak, Feb 25, 2018 at 4:00 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Choosing pushcat size d9gdon, Feb 23, 2018 at 3:38 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Pictures of your Backhoe!!!!! xgiovannix12, Feb 25, 2018 at 8:28 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat track loader purchase DMiller, Feb 25, 2018 at 2:05 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: WA 380 5L komatsu Parking brake stuck on DK88, Feb 25, 2018 at 12:55 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Cat 725C with code 585-5 kshansen, Feb 21, 2018 at 1:03 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: skytrak 10054 boom wear pad replacement skata, Feb 25, 2018 at 7:41 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics Hank R, Feb 25, 2018 at 3:29 AM
    4. Demolition

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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: The JLG 40F Boom Lift Dilemma Jonesy, Feb 23, 2018 at 9:29 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Best Mini Excavator buckets heymccall, Feb 24, 2018 at 5:06 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi TW80 Loader Smokin Joe67, Oct 25, 2017
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: 236D skid loader aux hydrolics Terryneal, Feb 25, 2018 at 6:52 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: T750 DPF Issues thepumpguysc, Feb 25, 2018 at 5:36 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: mini paver opinions ? Bls repair, Feb 24, 2018 at 12:30 AM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Buffalo Springfield sdarmstrong, Feb 25, 2018 at 2:50 PM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: CMI milling machine sky wang, Nov 7, 2017
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Distributor Trucks jyotiengineering, Feb 22, 2018 at 10:02 AM
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: iDig 2D Excavator Grade Assist TrentNz, Jan 17, 2018
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Large Site GPS Aaron Samuel, Nov 20, 2017
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? TrentNz, Jan 19, 2018
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Buying New Equipment John C., Feb 23, 2018 at 11:36 PM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Fixing sewer line Bls repair, Feb 20, 2018 at 1:02 AM
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: When to replace all loader tires? walkerv, Feb 20, 2018 at 2:04 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help catwelder, Feb 21, 2018 at 4:10 AM
    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: Junkyard's work thread.....maybe haha crane operator, Feb 25, 2018 at 7:40 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

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg VitalCrane, Dec 20, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Butler Brothers logging trucks gmctavish, Feb 25, 2018 at 7:42 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: 1938 Film on wheat harvest RZucker, Feb 13, 2018
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: farmall f 30 old-iron-habit, Feb 23, 2018 at 4:09 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Fifth wheel slider move? crane operator, Feb 25, 2018 at 7:29 PM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Trailer weights Georgia Iron, Feb 22, 2018 at 12:03 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently DGODGR, Feb 24, 2018 at 11:26 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: sinopec oil treemuncher, Dec 22, 2017
  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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      Latest: Testing photo add.. Jan Namibia, Nov 7, 2017
    5. New Member Introductions

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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: NEW Laptop for X-mas thepumpguysc, Dec 28, 2017
    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: 2012 WACKER RT56-SC PACKER - $5500 (Central NY) jmac, Feb 25, 2018 at 3:23 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers crane operator, Feb 25, 2018 at 7:13 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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