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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: Trouble identifying hydraulic hose fittings Coaldust, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:31 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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  4. Heavy Equipment

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    1. Dozers

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      Latest: 850j viktor, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:27 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Hitachi EX60-2 final drive Harry Rhoades, Jul 29, 2021 at 1:11 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Cat 12 E blade lift control hold adjustment KTRasch, Jul 28, 2021 at 3:32 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: 621e won’t shift Welder Dave, Jul 25, 2021 at 1:47 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Advice on working with unstable ground? AzIron, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:19 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 941b resurrection/ Under carriage Cat977, Jul 28, 2021 at 7:02 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Dead Cat 928F Coaldust, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:35 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: Overvoltage on A25C Delmer, Jul 26, 2021 at 7:00 PM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

    Machinery typically used in building construction/demolition
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    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: source of 48volt dc drive motor excavator, Jul 29, 2021 at 12:10 AM
    3. Cranes

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      Latest: Crane dolly? John C., Jul 27, 2021 at 5:06 AM
    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Concrete Structure Demolition andre876, Jul 28, 2021 at 3:07 AM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: E265 NPK need lower housing AzIron, Jul 19, 2021
    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: Chicago Pneumatic air compressor, blowing oil TVA, Jul 28, 2021 at 6:00 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: 1845c high flow pump removal heymccall, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:19 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Case 440ct Pattern Change KSSS, Jul 29, 2021 at 1:14 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Bobcat S70 and alternatives Tampa450, Jun 6, 2021
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping Vetech63, Jun 29, 2021
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Volvo sd115 Txhayseed, Jul 23, 2021 at 6:10 AM
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Etnyre chip spreader chaos ianjoub, May 6, 2021
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Wanting a laser: 1693TA, Jul 23, 2021 at 3:32 AM
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble earth works Sk1970, Jul 26, 2021 at 3:09 AM
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDIGBEST reviews? fourwheel1, May 9, 2021
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Energy Recovery Fee? spitzair, Jul 21, 2021
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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      Latest: Construction worker in indiana in trench AzIron, Jul 24, 2021 at 5:30 PM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Worker shortage Tarhe Driver, Jul 19, 2021
    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: 3176 blowing ecm fuse Nige, Jul 28, 2021 at 11:08 PM
    6. Industry Interaction

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    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: Skidder sprayer tift104, Jul 28, 2021 at 1:05 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Hi tech Truck Shop, Feb 4, 2021
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Case 9180 Steiger hinge bushing jonno634, Jul 28, 2021 at 4:43 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Readying for the KW DMiller, Jul 28, 2021 at 10:48 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Towing a John Deere 333g Kn1ghtWolf, Jul 19, 2021
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: Demolition, clearing and grading Landclearer, Jul 25, 2021 at 4:44 PM
  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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  8. Forum Support and Announcements

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    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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      Latest: Testing attachments. TheBigDog, Jun 3, 2021
    5. New Member Introductions

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    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: PC Building Advice uffex, Jul 14, 2021
    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: 1980 JD 450C Dozer PNW1020D, Jul 27, 2021 at 6:51 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers skyking1, Jul 29, 2021 at 2:55 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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