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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: Demo and land clearing ken birkin, Dec 17, 2018 at 3:07 AM
  2. Link Exchanges

    Links to various industry related sites
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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: Rest In Peace Burt nowing75, Oct 17, 2018
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Side walking ssr tom nappi, Dec 17, 2018 at 3:17 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Chains on grader. 20/80, Dec 17, 2018 at 2:38 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Wabco scrapers at work RZucker, Dec 17, 2018 at 2:49 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 1066 ih pto jem1960, Dec 17, 2018 at 2:42 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 951-C in my sights Metalman 55, Dec 16, 2018 at 12:02 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 920 accelerator detent Joel59, Dec 16, 2018 at 10:15 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Terex TA27 truck brakes petepilot, Dec 13, 2018 at 10:17 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: jlg 40e "procedure fault" Bruce Kirk, Oct 12, 2018
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: new ride crane operator, Dec 16, 2018 at 6:22 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Air in hydraulic pump at lines crane operator, Dec 16, 2018 at 3:33 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Kubota U35 Bucket Pin Washers Tinkerer, Dec 17, 2018 at 12:33 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Compact wheel loader Vs Skid Steer Graham1, Dec 16, 2018 at 3:32 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Who builds the best Skid Steer and Why ken birkin, Dec 17, 2018 at 2:16 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Help with: transition and PTO's deanandjuliet, Dec 15, 2018 at 2:22 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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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Cat AP555E Ventilation system Vetech63, Dec 13, 2018 at 12:08 PM
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Todays pick up doublewide, Dec 7, 2018
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Trimmers. Which to Purchase? Ashley52, Nov 22, 2018
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: ADM Asphalt Plant Peter Fahey, Jun 12, 2017
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble Site vision xkv8tor, Dec 17, 2018 at 1:37 AM
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Is It Time For Linux? uffex, Dec 16, 2018 at 9:03 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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      Latest: Damn mud Shimmy1, Dec 12, 2018 at 4:29 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Truck/Equipment mechanic not sure what to do? DMiller, Dec 16, 2018 at 8:46 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: Junkyard's work thread.....maybe haha DMiller, Dec 16, 2018 at 2:45 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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    8. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 57th annual steam-o-rama motoOzarks, Sep 10, 2018
    1. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: BC logging equipment left to rust camptramp, Dec 16, 2018 at 4:39 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hit by a car yesterday morning John C., Dec 14, 2018 at 4:03 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Hydro 84 not charging catman13, Dec 10, 2018
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Sister Site digger242j, Dec 17, 2018 at 1:36 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Mahogany? DMiller, Dec 15, 2018 at 9:36 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Little road job Jakebreak, Dec 11, 2018 at 4:13 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: Drill Rig Cmark, Dec 2, 2018
  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 Poland! Tinkerer, Dec 16, 2018 at 4:09 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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      Latest: WTB Heavy disk for land clearing deerert295, Dec 16, 2018 at 2:27 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Michigan wheel dozer Clawed Backster, Dec 17, 2018 at 2:22 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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