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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

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  2. Link Exchanges

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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: D6N or D6K Shimmy1, Nov 27, 2021 at 2:35 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Removing engine from Cat 215C kshansen, Nov 27, 2021 at 12:25 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: '68 12F Grader (Hanna) control box issue Onfoot, Nov 27, 2021 at 4:45 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: 762a transmission shifter bypass Jacob Waldner, Nov 25, 2021 at 8:38 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 4500 ford backhoe Tinkerer, Nov 27, 2021 at 3:44 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 95 933 loader battery kshansen, Nov 26, 2021 at 11:51 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 938G rough shifting transmission Jonathan Wurz, Nov 25, 2021 at 11:27 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: MF Massey Ferguson 965 SAE ISO control switch JamieBy, Nov 26, 2021 at 10:08 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: JLG G-10-55-A Txhayseed, Nov 25, 2021 at 4:17 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: NCCCO recertification testing skyking1, Nov 27, 2021 at 4:32 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Tall brick building ideas? Shimmy1, Nov 15, 2021
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Jlg 40H carb setup? willie59, Nov 27, 2021 at 1:35 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: CAT 303CR Slow Swing John David Boreing, Nov 26, 2021 at 4:14 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Volvo L45 Won't shift gears mg2361, Nov 20, 2021
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: 1845c runs bad at full/half throttle hosspuller, Nov 27, 2021 at 1:48 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi tl10v2 Boston machine, Nov 27, 2021 at 3:23 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: RC30 not getting fuel johny bernaerts, Oct 19, 2021
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: JCT augers Welder Dave, Nov 25, 2021 at 11:25 PM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat AP1055D Brian Gokool, Nov 23, 2021 at 11:44 PM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Cat CB64 electrical problem Nige, Nov 19, 2021
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
    1. Lasers

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      Latest: CST/Bergen Lasermark LM800GR repairs? aczlan, Nov 23, 2021 at 11:10 PM
    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: Circuit Boards John C., Nov 4, 2021
    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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    1. In the Office

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      Latest: Demanding Customers DMiller, Nov 14, 2021
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Commercial construction work pictures CM1995, Nov 22, 2021 at 1:15 PM
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Congrats Deere UAW Workers ChuckRock, Nov 18, 2021
    5. Shop Talk

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    6. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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    7. Financing

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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: Any brand log trucks Truck Shop, Nov 27, 2021 at 2:52 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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

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      Latest: Case IH connectors icestationzebra, Nov 11, 2021
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: V12C Volvo dbloomin, Nov 27, 2021 at 5:09 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Trailer air brakes Truck Shop, Nov 23, 2021 at 2:41 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

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  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Valvoline 5w40 synthetic ck4 VOA Coaldust, Nov 21, 2021 at 5:47 AM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    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: Another Test Tinkerer, Nov 25, 2021 at 12:52 PM
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: A new Case owner in Colorado Tinkerer, Nov 26, 2021 at 7:11 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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  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers Truck Shop, Nov 26, 2021 at 2:47 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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