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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: Oil pressure Old Doug, Sep 24, 2021 at 4:08 PM
  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

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    1. Dozers

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      Latest: TD-7 Dipstick daneil.d, Sep 24, 2021 at 3:59 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Help needed Komatsu PC25 model 1E John C., Sep 24, 2021 at 4:12 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: John deere 670langley, Sep 24, 2021 at 11:26 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Wabco scrapers at work Tones, Sep 18, 2021 at 11:44 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 1985 Case 1155D engine removal Bobcat Crazy, Sep 24, 2021 at 3:57 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Ed's 77 Terex 72-41 56wrench, Sep 24, 2021 at 2:52 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
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      Latest: Toolcat joemorgan, Sep 23, 2021 at 1:21 PM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: CAT Th330B transmission problems Baltoi Ionut, Sep 24, 2021 at 2:51 PM
    3. Cranes

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      Latest: Working the National 1300A John Griffin, Sep 24, 2021 at 3:09 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Concrete Structure Demolition CM1995, Aug 21, 2021
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Hydraulic hammer identification Midnightmoon, Sep 21, 2021 at 10:47 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Genie z45/25 boom drop bombi275, Sep 22, 2021 at 4:02 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Mini excavator brush grinder OTG AuGres, Sep 24, 2021 at 2:13 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Waldon 5100 Dan Kleisle, Sep 3, 2021
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Bobcat 2 speed quit? Lowe.Buuck, Sep 24, 2021 at 5:49 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: trencher Bluewave, Sep 24, 2021 at 4:15 PM
    5. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Vermeer LM42 trencher doug dirt, Aug 14, 2021
    6. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping Vetech63, Jun 29, 2021
    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Ever pave with a roll off truck? cuttin edge, Sep 22, 2021 at 10:47 PM
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Spectra LR60 or LR50 ? JPSouth, Sep 13, 2021
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble earth works Sk1970, Jul 26, 2021
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDIGBEST reviews? IDIGBEST, Aug 31, 2021
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: How to price services CM1995, Sep 22, 2021 at 11:50 PM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: driveway job this weekend skyking1, Sep 8, 2021
    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: How not to crib it up skyking1, Sep 21, 2021 at 2:37 PM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help FarmWrench, Sep 21, 2021 at 2:44 AM
    5. Shop Talk

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    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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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: JD/Hitachi Forestry Swing Machine Questions Jared H, Sep 20, 2021 at 4:29 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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

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      Latest: Agro muzeum Čáslav ,Czech Republic 2015 bobrahakl, Sep 21, 2021 at 10:17 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Readying for the KW Nige, Sep 24, 2021 at 1:49 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Tires today, new brakes Monday on the 20-ton Truck Shop, Sep 24, 2021 at 1:11 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: My Last One-Finished Truck Shop, Sep 17, 2021
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: JCB HP 15 Hydraulic Fluid willie59, Sep 22, 2021 at 3:25 AM
  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 attachments. TheBigDog, Jun 3, 2021
    5. New Member Introductions

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    6. Geek Patrol

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    7. Equipment For Sale/Wanted

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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 DB2, Sep 24, 2021 at 3:56 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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    Latest: Michigan 475 model???? roger keegan, Sep 7, 2021