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  1. General Industry Questions

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    Latest: Terex loader backhoe ih100, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:55 AM
  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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  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: New addition to the fleet Welder Dave, Jul 19, 2018 at 6:28 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Caterpillar E110B hydraulic pump excavator, Jul 19, 2018 at 5:37 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: CAT 24M Overheating Problems John C., Jul 19, 2018 at 3:38 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: 623B typ4, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:41 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Ford 575d Hydraulic Pump mikebramel, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:30 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 955k won't move Dave Neubert, Jul 19, 2018 at 1:04 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: John Deere 644B losing power Delmer, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:15 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Volvo a25c shifting and 6x6 issues Mark250, Jul 18, 2018 at 3:34 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: CAT IT14G ianjoub, Jul 9, 2018
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: 534 D-6 Gradall Boom Bullseye Beaver F., Jul 18, 2018 at 11:27 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Old conventionals at work Tugger2, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:54 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Hauling off wood freight pallets Wes J, Jul 15, 2018 at 6:32 PM
    5. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Marklift 62 torque hub engage willie59, Jul 19, 2018 at 12:29 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Skid Steer Quick Attach on Excavator StumpyWally, Jul 18, 2018 at 10:56 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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

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    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Bent con rod- any ideas? 74inchShovel, Jul 19, 2018 at 6:28 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: A300 grapple suggestions Bumpsteer, Jul 16, 2018 at 3:29 PM
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Another premature failure kshansen, Jul 17, 2018 at 1:50 PM
    3. Mills

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    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: IDigbest System? farmboy555, Jul 16, 2018 at 12:02 PM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Bidding a job and specifics AzIron, Jul 9, 2018
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Elevation Calculations Bls repair, Jul 5, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. 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: Pump bolt solutions Zimbo, Jul 19, 2018 at 3:34 AM
    5. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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    6. Financing

      Post your financing questions here. Sponsored by Capital Funding Group
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    7. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg VitalCrane, Dec 20, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: Dozer site prep. Skeans1, Jul 17, 2018 at 4:02 AM
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: British Columbia Forest Products Ltd. DBDLS, Jul 19, 2018 at 1:02 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Wheat Crop RZucker, Jul 16, 2018 at 5:51 AM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Looking to buy a new tractor Legdoc, Jul 14, 2018 at 2:26 PM
    1. Trucks

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    2. Trailers

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    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Random forestry site prep pics. James K, Jul 16, 2018 at 2:24 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: The best cordless grease gun petepilot, Jul 17, 2018 at 5:46 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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    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Hello from Wyo kshansen, Jul 18, 2018 at 9:45 PM
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: Endoscope for cell phone? Pixie, Jul 5, 2018
    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: Flow rator Iron@Dirt, Jul 13, 2018 at 7:24 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: looking for a set of these petepilot, Jul 19, 2018 at 4:45 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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