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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: Catapillar 262D Code 2204-3 & 3700-3 Questions Nige, Sep 26, 2020 at 8:01 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.
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    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Daewoo DH130 does not shut down uffex, Sep 26, 2020 at 8:59 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: New to me 143 H Cmark, Sep 26, 2020 at 12:06 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: clark scrapers DMiller, Sep 25, 2020 at 1:37 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Load tapping, no power Tinkerer, Sep 26, 2020 at 2:03 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 955L Torque Cooler Leak Athompson2817, Sep 25, 2020 at 7:17 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Free online OEM part manuals BuckWild, Sep 26, 2020 at 12:18 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: TL140 Tackahuchi Dave Neubert, Sep 24, 2020 at 2:28 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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    3. Cranes

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      Latest: Just some work pics Welder Dave, Sep 26, 2020 at 4:54 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Help quoting large demo mitch504, Aug 11, 2020
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: PTO hydraulics on a GMC Top Kick Willie B, Sep 25, 2020 at 1:35 PM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Needed a bit more air: 1693TA, Sep 20, 2020 at 4:39 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: JCB 804 uffex, Sep 26, 2020 at 9:10 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: payloader ha brakes kshansen, Sep 8, 2020
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Joystick pilot control Arny L, Sep 26, 2020 at 3:11 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: takeuchi TL126 second opinion skata, Sep 26, 2020 at 6:25 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: CAT 216B3 Wont start Nige, Sep 23, 2020 at 7:59 PM
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Ginie 34/22 bi Hinos, Aug 13, 2020
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Oil distributor trucks .....UGH!! Truck Shop, Sep 23, 2020 at 10:27 PM
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Spectra LR60 or LR50 ? suladas, Sep 7, 2020
    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: Hitch Doc Dual Dozer Lil' Puss, Sep 21, 2020 at 6:21 PM
    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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    1. In the Office

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    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Utility locations DMiller, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help DMiller, Sep 25, 2020 at 11:28 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: Cat 3126 rear main install tool Truck Shop, Sep 26, 2020 at 2:04 AM
    6. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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      Latest: How to protect my condos? MCT12, Jul 26, 2019
    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: Logging Cartoons El Gordo, Sep 24, 2020 at 6:03 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Building a new fence. Plebeian, Sep 20, 2020 at 12:36 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Ploughing with Steam part 2 bassetts, Sep 23, 2020 at 7:00 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Lists of projects Spud_Monkey, Sep 26, 2020 at 4:35 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Adding Ramps to a PJ Trailer? southernman13, Sep 22, 2020 at 1:45 AM
    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Some Fire Damage hosspuller, Sep 25, 2020 at 8:28 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: ZF Trans Oil in Hyundai HL740TM-3 VKC, Sep 23, 2020 at 5:31 PM
  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    2. Announcements

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      Latest: Happy Father's Day mg2361, Jun 22, 2020
    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Test Thread micah wald, Aug 6, 2020
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: CAT 966C - My first ride in heavy machinery kshansen, Sep 25, 2020 at 12:58 AM
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: test truck DMiller, Jul 8, 2020
    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: ITT Marlow Trash Pump Josh James, Sep 25, 2020 at 3:20 AM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: old historic brand om / fiat trombeur, Sep 25, 2020 at 5:49 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: Tadano ATF 400G-6 catkicker, Sep 15, 2020