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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: Electric fan to cool engine bay heymccall, Jun 22, 2018 at 3:52 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: SIZE matters... CM1995, Jun 22, 2018 at 2:51 AM
    2. Excavators

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    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Who makes these hydraulic moldboard extensions? Leighva, Jun 22, 2018 at 1:18 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Help selecting Tractor and pull pan. nowing75, Jun 21, 2018 at 5:29 PM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Titan weld on thumb install. NH575E, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:26 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: JD 455G Transmission telwood, Jun 20, 2018 at 2:25 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 980G-coolant in transmission Mark250, Jun 22, 2018 at 3:26 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: 769D won’t shift. Lewis12, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:41 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: Old conventionals at work ryanmueller, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:19 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: R & R warehouse floor CM1995, Jun 21, 2018 at 1:17 PM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: JLG 450A hydraulic leak slwbid, Jun 22, 2018 at 1:43 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Kubota Country Codes KX91-3 donald noel, Jun 21, 2018 at 12:21 PM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: mustang 2044 icestationzebra, May 9, 2018
    3. Skid Steers

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    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Need a Service Manual - 299D2 XHP heymccall, Jun 21, 2018 at 10:44 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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    6. Other Compact Equipment

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    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: CAT HM312 wireing help knuck, May 3, 2018
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Cat CB-534D won't move chine61, Jun 21, 2018 at 6:06 AM
    3. Mills

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      Latest: Milling concrete Theweldor, Apr 15, 2018
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: Distributor Trucks jyotiengineering, Feb 22, 2018
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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      Latest: Machine control BTCI, May 13, 2018
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Large Site GPS Aaron Samuel, Nov 20, 2017
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: Question on Trimble GCR-2SM Lil' Puss, Jun 2, 2018
    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: Understanding Sensor Based Ore Processing Rory Bamford, Jun 16, 2018 at 8:14 PM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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    2. Jobsite Coordination

      Discuss jobsite issues and post job photos here
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      Latest: building a driveway Bls repair, May 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Where are the Mechanics? DMiller, Jun 3, 2018
    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: Little wrenchin time, this AM... DIYDAVE, Jun 22, 2018 at 12:56 AM
    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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      Latest: Financing options for a new business? JPLUMMER, Jun 19, 2018 at 7:36 PM
    8. Upcoming Events

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 2017 Conexpo/Conagg VitalCrane, Dec 20, 2017
    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: Dozer site prep. Georgia Iron, Jun 12, 2018
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: 460d skidder partsandservice, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:43 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Wheat Crop old-iron-habit, Jun 22, 2018 at 3:08 AM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Looking to buy a new tractor colson04, Jun 16, 2018 at 9:31 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Mack truck parts DMiller, Jun 21, 2018 at 10:53 PM
    2. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Pulling 200 track hoe on tag trailer oceanobob, Jun 17, 2018 at 6:32 PM
    3. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently hvy 1ton, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:33 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 Holidays everyone Graderfan1981, Dec 25, 2017
    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: NEW Laptop for X-mas thepumpguysc, Dec 28, 2017
    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: Cranes and Generators And Misc. For Sale Birken Vogt, Jun 21, 2018 at 3:12 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: 1960 B75 Mack Junkyard, Jun 22, 2018 at 4:32 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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