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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: Big thanks is in order... Truck Shop, Apr 11, 2021 at 3:43 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

    Post equipment questions/comments of any nature and photos within the corresponding forum.
    1. Dozers

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      Latest: Cat D3B 3204 governor/injection pump thepumpguysc, Apr 11, 2021 at 4:48 AM
    2. Excavators

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    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Russell Grader ovrszd, Apr 11, 2021 at 3:30 PM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: New Terex TS24D Questionable wizard, Apr 4, 2021
    5. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 963 repairs Nige, Apr 11, 2021 at 3:47 PM
    6. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 844K starting troubles when hot WoodBoy, Apr 11, 2021 at 1:10 PM
    7. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Caterpillar Diagnostic Equipment tool_king, Apr 11, 2021 at 4:18 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Morooka Mk160 lantraxco, Mar 13, 2021
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: 68' Hyster H50F transmission oil leak brwesi, Apr 11, 2021 at 2:25 PM
    3. Cranes

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      Latest: Demag tilt-up crane AzIron, Apr 9, 2021 at 4:14 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Concrete pulverizer production skyking1, Apr 9, 2021 at 2:51 PM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: How to move JLG lift with seized wheel colson04, Apr 9, 2021 at 6:33 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Bobcat 435 shudders when slewing down hill uffex, Apr 11, 2021 at 9:23 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Jcb 409 driving issue djordje1, Apr 6, 2021 at 12:37 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: cat 246c starting issues preston harer, Apr 11, 2021 at 4:08 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Case TV450 weak drive Midnightmoon, Apr 7, 2021 at 5:23 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Bobcat S70 and alternatives Zewnten, Mar 15, 2021
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Bomag BVT 65 Repair Manual mg2361, Apr 7, 2021 at 5:12 PM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Land Leveler Jeffrey Bandel, Apr 2, 2021
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Wieler pavers Vetech63, Mar 2, 2021
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Bomag 100 AD stops travel after warm mg2361, Apr 11, 2021 at 10:59 AM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: W2200 lower Conveyor use milling_drum, Mar 10, 2021
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Distributor Trucks wade stegal, Jan 20, 2021
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: I dig best vs trimble earthworks 2d Tim Modine, Apr 7, 2021 at 7:21 PM
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Grade changes when I turn around Tones, Apr 11, 2021 at 12:37 PM
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? IDIGBEST, Apr 5, 2021 at 3:12 PM
    1. In the Office

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      Latest: Shop Management Software Zewnten, Mar 13, 2021
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: larger dozer visibility graphic example LincsAgritech, Apr 10, 2021 at 5:41 PM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: My OWN Fault Truck Shop, Apr 6, 2021 at 3:00 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: 3406C exhaust sleaves, reinstall or not? JPV, Apr 11, 2021 at 3:50 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: New Appraisal Book John C., Feb 6, 2021
    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: White pines CM1995, Apr 3, 2021
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Vancouver Island, BC. Logging at its Best! camptramp, Apr 11, 2021 at 3:54 PM
    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: advice hint building design gin pole diy DMiller, Apr 11, 2021 at 11:05 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Tilt deck equipment trailers skyking1, Apr 9, 2021 at 4:51 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently CM1995, Apr 11, 2021 at 1:02 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: 2021 Lube Price Increases Announced Coaldust, Apr 6, 2021 at 8:08 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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    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: Wanaka, New Zealand Tones, Apr 9, 2021 at 11:56 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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