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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: The best way to switch to this career? suladas, Jan 22, 2022 at 6:23 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

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

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      Latest: D8K or D9N need advice! Bluox, Jan 22, 2022 at 5:33 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Final Drive? cat 302, Jan 22, 2022 at 5:39 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Austin-Western Super 500 Serial Numbers BellflowerMan, Jan 21, 2022 at 10:58 PM
    4. Scrapers

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    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: John Deere 455g Anthonyleuci, Jan 22, 2022 at 2:01 AM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: 821B stuck in first Brian DeMark, Jan 22, 2022 at 2:59 AM
    8. Off Road Haul Trucks

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    9. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: 2008 Case 340B rear suspension Bill P. Adam, Jan 17, 2022 at 11:16 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Morooka Mk160 Forresthyd, Dec 28, 2021
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: 2015 JCB 509-42 Fuel Gelling Coaldust, Jan 22, 2022 at 5:42 AM
    3. Cranes

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    4. Demolition

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      Latest: Tall brick building ideas? gwhammy, Dec 29, 2021
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: JLG 40F Early Machine Information James Gordon, Jan 21, 2022 at 5:10 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Pics of your mini! Tyler d4c, Jan 22, 2022 at 2:29 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Case 321F Float Mode? lgwsaw, Nov 29, 2021
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: JD 320D Skid - Aux Hydraulics not working Willsy, Jan 22, 2022 at 2:30 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Cat 289c Drago663, Jan 22, 2022 at 5:12 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Melroe bobcat m444 tool_king, Jan 3, 2022
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Wacker Exciter Oil Change? Parts, Jan 18, 2022 at 2:29 PM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Need Some Help... gwhammy, Jan 21, 2022 at 1:20 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Mixer Paver Cartoondude135, Jan 7, 2022
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: CS533E Roller Fuel Gage Not Working Quatro, Jan 19, 2022 at 6:11 AM
    3. Mills

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    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: "Crusher?" Jonas302, Jan 7, 2022
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
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    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    4. Computer Applications and 3D Modeling

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      Latest: GPS newbie needs help with software Jeron, Jan 22, 2022 at 6:27 AM
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Dump truck profit share? dieseldog5.9, Jan 20, 2022 at 10:51 PM
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Commercial construction work pictures skyking1, Jan 18, 2022 at 2:49 AM
    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Mining Boom videos. Old Doug, Dec 21, 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: How do I best warm up a diesel for cab heat? Coaldust, Jan 22, 2022 at 3:50 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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    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Any brand log trucks camptramp, Jan 22, 2022 at 3:28 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: BC Floods 2021 Plebeian, Dec 1, 2021
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Massey Ferguson 265 and 235 Questions Delmer, Jan 22, 2022 at 4:30 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: Overload of the Day skyking1, Jan 22, 2022 at 5:00 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Shortening BWS tilt deck trailer suladas, Jan 21, 2022 at 8:27 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: Lowboy Options jonno634, Jan 20, 2022 at 3:23 PM
    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently hosspuller, Jan 22, 2022 at 6:39 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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    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: G'day everyone John C., Jan 15, 2022
    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: Memories for us old truckers 4x4ford, Jan 19, 2022 at 4:48 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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