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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: 1995 Caterpillar 312 Serial Number Help? Nige, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:51 PM
  2. Link Exchanges

    Links to various industry related sites
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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: Pray them if ya got'em Truck Shop, Jan 8, 2020
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Cat d6t bottom rollers Nige, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:14 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Cat 312D L 90plow, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:41 PM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: CAT 140M Fumes and Carbon Monoxide into cabin Nige, Jan 18, 2020 at 2:02 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Terex TTS14? DoyleX, Jan 8, 2020
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 580c 207 intake manifold made of? Billrog, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:48 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 544d deere BUFORD, Jan 18, 2020 at 3:28 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: IT28F engine problem sounds bad. Vetech63, Jan 16, 2020 at 11:30 AM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: Case 586H Brake alarm Danny20, Jan 16, 2020 at 1:55 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Working the National 1300A Natman, Jan 17, 2020 at 4:52 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Starlight drivein screen demo Ronsii, Nov 23, 2019
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: 1999 jlg 450a boom lift fieldhopper, Jan 15, 2020 at 9:06 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Mustang ME3003 KSSS, Jan 18, 2020 at 3:31 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Case 1845C Skid-Steer Ed ke6bnl, Jan 17, 2020 at 11:06 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Drive moters Joe Fick, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:41 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: 753 Bobcat Goes Forward But Won't Back Up Vetech63, Jan 17, 2020 at 12:24 PM
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Ingersoll_Rand SD-40F compactor Ben Witter, Jan 18, 2020 at 1:08 AM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping buddy605, Nov 7, 2019
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Case 602B weak Thomas K, Jan 17, 2020 at 11:58 AM
    3. Mills

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    4. 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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      Latest: Topcon Systems MDS41, Jan 9, 2020
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? farmboy555, Nov 23, 2019
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: USDOT Regulations Spud_Monkey, Jan 16, 2020 at 4:39 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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      Latest: Whats the guess on speed Steve Frazier, Jan 16, 2020 at 3:54 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Deere again DMiller, Dec 5, 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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      Latest: Dry freight recession Truck Shop, Jan 17, 2020 at 6:38 PM
    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

      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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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Logging Cartoons El Gordo, Jan 18, 2020 at 1:31 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Mother Nature is showing off Blocker in MS, Jan 16, 2020 at 1:28 AM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Trying not to buy another rig check, Jan 18, 2020 at 1:47 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Trailer rebuild/repair thread Randy88, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:24 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Obtaining a CDL Tenwheeler, Jan 16, 2020 at 2:52 AM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A recent job AzIron, Jan 15, 2020 at 2:56 AM
  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

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      Latest: Pic test kshansen, Jan 3, 2020
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Hello. I am a new member as of today mg2361, Jan 18, 2020 at 10:05 AM
    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: JD 490D Injection pump thepumpguysc, Jan 18, 2020 at 4:00 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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  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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