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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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  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: RIP My Sweet Girl old-iron-habit, Nov 28, 2020 at 3:05 AM
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: Dirty injector or?? Eric a1cnc, Dec 1, 2020 at 4:14 AM
    2. Excavators

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    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Cat 143h transmission GEORGIOS198217, Nov 29, 2020 at 4:47 PM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: 1969 case 580ck project Eric a1cnc, Dec 1, 2020 at 4:31 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Advice on Komatsu D21S-5, Nov 30, 2020 at 10:14 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Splitting a JD 644J loader question!! Bls repair, Dec 1, 2020 at 4:10 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: MATERIAL STICKING IN TRUCK BODY treemuncher, Dec 1, 2020 at 1:59 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: Just some work pics AzIron, Dec 1, 2020 at 3:05 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: skid steer hydraulic hammers Txhayseed, Sep 27, 2020
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Looking for some old knowledge skyking1, Nov 25, 2020 at 8:57 PM
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Fair Value: 1693TA, Dec 1, 2020 at 3:03 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Bobcat 435 mini excavator thumb wont hold uffex, Nov 30, 2020 at 9:58 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Takeuchi tl 130 heymccall, Nov 30, 2020 at 5:14 AM
    4. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: genielift gs1930 jerky operation encantotom, Nov 28, 2020 at 6:15 PM
    5. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Doamond mowers KSSS, Nov 30, 2020 at 3:08 PM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Bitelli BB681C Vahagn Aleksanyan, Sep 28, 2020
    2. Rollers

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    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
    1. Lasers

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      Latest: I dig best vs trimble earthworks 2d Tags, Nov 27, 2020 at 2:12 PM
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Are Graders Obsolete? AzIron, Nov 3, 2020
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? skyking1, Nov 28, 2020 at 4:58 AM
    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: Cat ET with loptop john hofer, Sep 28, 2020
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Quoting large parkade suladas, Oct 25, 2020
    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: Dangers of welding wheels. sfrs4, Nov 24, 2020
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Anyone on here live in north dakota farmerlund, Dec 1, 2020 at 4:15 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: Shrinking bores with heat skyking1, Dec 1, 2020 at 3:40 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

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

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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Logging Cartoons El Gordo, Nov 30, 2020 at 11:54 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Building a new fence. William Clarke, Oct 13, 2020
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Driveshaft Cardan Joint John C., Dec 1, 2020 at 4:36 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Uneven tire wear mitch504, Dec 1, 2020 at 4:47 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: WA based lowbed, moving a piece out of CA Hallback, Nov 30, 2020 at 12:27 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently dirty4fun, Nov 28, 2020 at 10:55 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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      Latest: Happy Father's Day mg2361, Jun 22, 2020
    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Test Thread micah wald, Aug 6, 2020
    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: New member from Iceland. scottwolowich, Dec 1, 2020 at 3:18 AM
    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: Wanted: Equipment auction sale brochures. renaud, Nov 28, 2020 at 3:05 AM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Thermodyne question DMiller, Dec 1, 2020 at 1:11 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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