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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: Buying inspection questions Delmer, May 20, 2018 at 8:15 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: D6c cat loss of oil pressure Steve.ahlgren85, May 20, 2018 at 9:30 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: case excavator 966 /988 trombeur, May 20, 2018 at 4:06 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: How do I become an owner operator? FnS, May 20, 2018 at 8:37 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Wabco scrapers at work RZucker, May 20, 2018 at 7:30 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Case 580B weak in foward and reverse Case Carlos, May 20, 2018 at 9:10 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Track loader pasinead1991, May 20, 2018 at 9:41 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Terex TA400 Weird Shifting Issues laycobeau, May 17, 2018 at 5:14 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 45 HA adoll, May 20, 2018 at 12:17 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Old conventionals at work Hank R, May 20, 2018 at 9:07 PM
    4. Demolition

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    5. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: 2002 Genie S40 problem Tnlift1, May 20, 2018 at 6:01 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Bobcat E35i Door Latch Clguest, May 17, 2018 at 9:07 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: mustang 2044 icestationzebra, May 9, 2018
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Traction lock wont disengage?? Karl Karr, May 20, 2018 at 6:58 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Takeuchi TL140 fuel problem WillardNelson, May 17, 2018 at 11:57 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Neede help with JLG T500J Chrissy, Apr 29, 2018
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: CAT HM312 wireing help knuck, May 3, 2018
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat ap555f vs Roadtec 175e cuttin edge, Apr 27, 2018
    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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      Latest: Milling concrete Theweldor, Apr 15, 2018
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Distributor Trucks jyotiengineering, Feb 22, 2018
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Machine control BTCI, May 13, 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: Who Builds Your Models? BidBandit, May 20, 2018 at 1:50 AM
    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: Cat ET with loptop Markomp, Mar 13, 2018
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Your Business Card 92U 3406, May 20, 2018 at 3:32 PM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: building a driveway fourwheel1, May 13, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Where are the Mechanics? TVA, May 20, 2018 at 5:36 PM
    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: Cars you owned RZucker, May 20, 2018 at 8:18 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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      Latest: Financing options for a new business? gruntscoreboard, May 15, 2018 at 11:41 AM
    8. Upcoming Events

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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg VitalCrane, Dec 20, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: chainsaw thread Tinkerer, May 1, 2018
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. AliaG, May 20, 2018 at 4:05 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: 1938 Film on wheat harvest DMiller, Apr 8, 2018
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Kenworth W900 Steering Hard Truck Shop, May 20, 2018 at 2:46 AM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Moving 21000# with Ram 3500. lumberjack, May 18, 2018 at 10:40 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently Raildudes dad, May 20, 2018 at 12:47 AM
  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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    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Test Mechanic man, Mar 24, 2018
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Hello, everyone! CrawfordHopper, May 15, 2018 at 1:36 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: I30 International with Trackson cable loader mitch504, May 20, 2018 at 4:47 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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