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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: Going rate for hauling gravel Joe Pie, Oct 19, 2021 at 6:43 PM
  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

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    1. Dozers

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      Latest: D6 vs D8 dozing john amaru, Oct 19, 2021 at 6:21 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: EX120-3 PVC electrical - No 5VDC tonka1127, Oct 19, 2021 at 6:31 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Wheel adapter mistake Welder Dave, Oct 19, 2021 at 5:20 PM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: update on 762A tdrainage, Oct 16, 2021 at 3:22 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Frothing leak at cylinder seals Johnel, Oct 19, 2021 at 7:03 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 1985 Case 1155D engine removal Bobcat Crazy, Oct 19, 2021 at 1:51 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Volvo L150B transmission pressure valve error sfrs4, Oct 19, 2021 at 4:50 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Engine timing Willie B, Oct 13, 2021 at 5:03 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
    1. Tool Carriers

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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: TB 50 Deutz 48hp 3cyl Diesel MarshallPowerGen, Oct 19, 2021 at 5:54 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics Welder Dave, Oct 19, 2021 at 6:22 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Hydraulic hammer advice Husaberg, Oct 14, 2021 at 7:10 AM
    5. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: 2011 Cat C4.4 low oil psi warning DB2, Oct 15, 2021 at 3:34 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Waldon 5100 lake side bob, Oct 4, 2021
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: 17 cat 299d2 crank no start. hvguy, Oct 19, 2021 at 6:01 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Volvo P7110B Paver mechanic, Oct 7, 2021
    2. Rollers

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    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
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      Latest: Spectra LR60 or LR50 ? JPSouth, Sep 13, 2021
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Are Graders Obsolete? DMiller, Sep 27, 2021
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: Circuit Boards John C., Oct 12, 2021
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Getting into excavation and septic work CM1995, Oct 17, 2021 at 7:07 PM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Commercial construction work pictures brianbulldozer, Oct 15, 2021 at 2:32 AM
    3. Safety Issues

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

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      Latest: Tonight's Thought John C., Oct 18, 2021 at 9:55 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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    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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      Latest: Tree clearing technique? gwhammy, Oct 19, 2021 at 1:45 AM
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Vancouver Island, BC. Logging at its Best! Hallback, Oct 19, 2021 at 3:24 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Readying for the KW kshansen, Oct 19, 2021 at 11:59 AM
    2. Trailers

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    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Need a shipper near osceola Missouri jocko165, Oct 16, 2021 at 7:49 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: How to keep delayed ooze from causing a mess. DMiller, Oct 17, 2021 at 12:47 PM
  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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      Latest: New guy from New Orleans mg2361, Oct 1, 2021
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Clearing history Tinkerer, Oct 3, 2021
    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: Deere 35D for sale tuney443, Oct 16, 2021 at 1:21 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers 56wrench, Oct 19, 2021 at 3:35 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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