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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: Getting as level of surface as possible? Welder Dave, Apr 22, 2019 at 6:00 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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  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Old Green and Yellow Tones, Apr 22, 2019 at 7:26 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Cannot Find Hydraulic Pump Seal Kit Heavy Chevy, Apr 22, 2019 at 2:22 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Older Cat Motorgrader SN fast1buzz, Apr 21, 2019 at 8:38 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Old Green and Yellow Tones, Apr 22, 2019 at 7:22 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 931b right steering issue msllc, Apr 22, 2019 at 6:25 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 924G runs poorly and derates AaronAlaska, Apr 22, 2019 at 12:52 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Wirtgen WS 250 cuttin edge, Apr 16, 2019 at 2:18 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Grove MZ90 Mainlift Tilt Sensor wiring Allen Jangula, Apr 21, 2019 at 11:46 PM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Man Basket for a Stinger R.O crane Impact, Apr 21, 2019 at 12:40 PM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: nitrogen pressure in breaker funwithfuel, Apr 21, 2019 at 10:27 PM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Quick Couplers Discussion ... funwithfuel, Apr 22, 2019 at 12:11 AM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Boom lift Drive Wheels torque fade TVA, Apr 21, 2019 at 10:16 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: CTP Bucket Teeth f311fr1, Apr 22, 2019 at 1:44 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Kubota R630 rondig, Apr 14, 2019
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Which coolant? Case 1845C Cummins GaryHoff, Apr 22, 2019 at 5:27 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: S70 tracks crewchief888, Mar 30, 2019
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Post Drivers LN Pipeline, Apr 22, 2019 at 3:40 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Wieler pavers TVA, Feb 23, 2019
    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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      Latest: RR250 JDiacon, Feb 19, 2019
    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: iDig 2D Excavator Grade Assist TrentNz, Dec 27, 2018
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble Site vision jaclo, Apr 10, 2019
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Renting out my dozer Welder Dave, Apr 20, 2019 at 3:15 AM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: Utility locations DMiller, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help old-iron-habit, Mar 12, 2019
    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

      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: Zagray Farm Museum Spring Show 2019 Mother Deuce, Apr 20, 2019 at 10:07 PM
    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Grizzly Trucks diamondtguy, Apr 21, 2019 at 4:52 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Dirt Pans bigrus, Apr 12, 2019
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: CaseIH 4520 Spreader QSL 9 DB2, Apr 13, 2019
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Budd wheel indigestion Tenwheeler, Apr 22, 2019 at 5:23 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Rgn hydraulic pump question petepilot, Apr 20, 2019 at 3:16 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Moving with lowboy hosspuller, Mar 31, 2019
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Easter Holliday fun ITW, Apr 21, 2019 at 9:10 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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  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

      Test your posting skills here
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    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: New From Texas Danny L. Thomas, Apr 12, 2019
    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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  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Wanaka, New Zealand Tones, Apr 22, 2019 at 2:36 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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