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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

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    Latest: i am now profitable KSSS, Aug 11, 2020 at 5:52 AM
  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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    Latest: Just read some sad news kshansen, Jun 23, 2020
  4. Heavy Equipment

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      Latest: Caterpillar D7H slow blade lift Mark250, Aug 11, 2020 at 6:20 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Volvo EW200B warning symbol cwk266, Aug 11, 2020 at 6:08 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Here we go again 140M DOWN ovrszd, Aug 5, 2020 at 1:35 PM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: Caterpillar 619 dozr, Aug 7, 2020 at 10:43 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Fuel pump diesel h30 payloader 70s Hough IH joe--h, Aug 11, 2020 at 4:12 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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    7. Wheel Loaders

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    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Volvo bm a30c engine steve waldner, Aug 10, 2020 at 3:53 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: stone Rock Picker rake/bucket trombeur, Jun 22, 2020
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: Ginie 34/22 some mechanisms not working Hinos, Aug 11, 2020 at 4:25 AM
    3. Cranes

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      Latest: Old conventionals at work Tugger2, Aug 11, 2020 at 3:20 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Help quoting large demo mitch504, Aug 11, 2020 at 1:23 AM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: PTO hydraulics on a GMC Top Kick Willie B, Aug 9, 2020 at 1:56 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Z45/25J Turntable Speed cooolstan, Aug 8, 2020 at 7:11 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: CAT 304E2 overheating DirtyHoe, Aug 11, 2020 at 2:11 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: EIMCO 911B HardRockNM, Jul 30, 2020
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: CAT, Bobcat, or Kubota Skid Steer? Reuben Frazier, Aug 11, 2020 at 5:54 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: cat 277B, no lft are tilt thomp86540, Aug 11, 2020 at 2:00 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: OVERHEAD RAIL SHOT BLASTING MACHINE shotblastpro, Aug 11, 2020 at 3:47 AM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Rake Advice Needed southernman13, Jul 31, 2020
    1. Pavers

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    2. Mills

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    3. Other Paving Equipment

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  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

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

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Equipment and Operations Tracking CM1995, Aug 5, 2020 at 1:18 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Utility locations DMiller, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: short cuts kill highwayghost, Apr 20, 2020
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help JD955SC, Aug 11, 2020 at 2:31 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: Trans Jack crane operator, Aug 11, 2020 at 4:41 AM
    6. Industry Interaction

      Where industry trades may interact with members, special promotions, R & D, etc.
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      Latest: How to protect my condos? MCT12, Jul 26, 2019
    7. Financing

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      Latest: Financing options for a new business? CM1995, Aug 5, 2020 at 2:14 AM
    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Grizzly Trucks diamondtguy, Aug 10, 2020 at 1:48 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Harvest 2020 Angley Farm Kent UK bassetts, Aug 10, 2020 at 9:36 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: reviews on crawler tractor SCAIP WARRIOR DMiller, Aug 9, 2020 at 5:38 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: 1990 International 2574 Trash or repair? Welder Dave, Aug 11, 2020 at 5:50 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Looking for drop deck... Spud_Monkey, Aug 11, 2020 at 7:14 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: Some pics of my current project Theweldor, Aug 8, 2020 at 2:19 AM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: How to determine the best oil for your motor! John C., Aug 11, 2020 at 1:14 AM
  8. Forum Support and 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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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: test truck DMiller, Jul 8, 2020
    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: Cat D5HLGP for sale 361brock, Aug 10, 2020 at 7:28 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Galion 503G Welder Dave, Aug 11, 2020 at 5:45 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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