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Heavy Equipment Forums

  1. General Industry Questions

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  2. Link Exchanges

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    Latest: CraneSafetyStickers.com Steve Frazier, Jan 3, 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: The Master Salesman Tomcat955, Jun 14, 2022
  4. Heavy Equipment

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    1. Dozers

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      Latest: Cat D6C Final Drive Oil Mcrafty1, Aug 18, 2022 at 9:04 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Yanmar B-50 excavator Rob Gunn, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:25 AM
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      Latest: Champion help Welder Dave, Aug 18, 2022 at 12:28 AM
    4. Scrapers

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      Latest: JD 762 scraper charge pump Tones, Aug 9, 2022
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: JCB 1400b Oil Change kkcomp, Aug 18, 2022 at 7:55 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Volvo L110F, fam low speed remus, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:09 AM
    8. Off Road Haul Trucks

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      Latest: Volvo a30c Shane Briscoe, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:21 PM
    9. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: AEC not working on 330C DKY02164 Pep Joe, Aug 18, 2022 at 3:42 AM
    2. Cranes

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      Latest: Crane Id? crane operator, Aug 17, 2022 at 7:03 PM
    3. Demolition

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    4. Construction Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Types of Bearings ruwhbearing, Aug 18, 2022 at 2:56 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Kubota kx61-2 hydraulic problem uffex, Aug 18, 2022 at 4:09 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Hough HA Payloader kshansen, Jul 26, 2022
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: $500 Cat 277 - Yes that is right...$500 digger doug, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:56 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Case tr270 smoking. gggraham, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:51 AM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Bobcat S70 and alternatives Skidx, Aug 4, 2022
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Electronics for Aerial Platform/Crane Green Acres, Aug 15, 2022 at 2:53 PM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Skid steer wood chipper John Griffin, Aug 18, 2022 at 7:02 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Wieler pavers Steve Frazier, Mar 25, 2022
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Superpac 660P (S/N 100802) RightTrack, Aug 11, 2022
    3. Mills

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      Latest: MT6520 Ingersoll Rand funwithfuel, Jul 27, 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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    1. In the Office

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      Latest: Rules For Being an Employee skyking1, Jun 23, 2022
    2. Jobsite Coordination

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    3. Safety Issues

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    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Finding qualified help Hallback, Jul 28, 2022
    5. Shop Talk

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      Latest: Has anyone used online shop manual websites? Tinkerer, Aug 18, 2022 at 9:07 AM
    6. Industry Interaction

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    7. Financing

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    8. Upcoming Events

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    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: Husquvarna still or Ecco Randy88, May 24, 2022
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Any brand log trucks Hank R, Aug 18, 2022 at 7:19 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Flail mower vibration Welder Dave, Jul 2, 2022
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Small Tractors? Massey Ferguson 230? Welder Dave, Aug 15, 2022 at 3:02 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: EV digger doug, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:01 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: New planks on a trailer Willie B, Aug 12, 2022 at 7:44 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: How do they operate without DOT #'s Truck Shop, Aug 17, 2022 at 9:46 PM
    4. Showtime!

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      Latest: A few projects I have done recently CM1995, Aug 12, 2022 at 9:37 PM
  7. Lubrication

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    Latest: 15w-40 vs 30w vs 40wt cfherrman, Aug 17, 2022 at 7:59 PM
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      Latest: Seller & Ebay Warning OzDozer, Jul 10, 2022
    3. Safety Competition

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    4. Test Forum

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    5. New Member Introductions

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    7. Equipment For Sale/Wanted

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      Latest: CAT D346 parts RollOver Pete, Aug 17, 2022 at 8:55 AM
  9. Old Iron!

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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers BSAA65LB, Aug 18, 2022 at 8:01 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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    Latest: My CATERPILLAR scale model collection aighead, Aug 12, 2022 at 1:58 PM