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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: I gotta know what gives? mitch504, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:31 PM
  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: Northwest tractor ::(( Joseph Marasco, Jan 28, 2020
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: TD7E Transmission and Steering Question Willie B, Apr 10, 2020 at 12:49 PM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: 1996 John Deere 490e excavator hydraulic problem mg2361, Apr 10, 2020 at 10:01 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Hard Starting Galion 503L Diesel Engine thepumpguysc, Apr 9, 2020 at 5:47 PM
    4. Scrapers

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    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: Torque Converter and... Michael Caravaglia, Apr 10, 2020 at 12:30 PM
    6. Track Loaders

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    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Hough H80B source for parts Minnesota Eric, Apr 10, 2020 at 9:46 AM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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      Latest: New to us Volvo A35C Khyren, Apr 10, 2020 at 6:31 AM
  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: stone Rock Picker rake/bucket trombeur, Apr 4, 2020 at 7:32 PM
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: 644 Highlander II transmission oil. joestewart, Apr 10, 2020 at 12:04 PM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Demo Recs Setteduke, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:19 PM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: The JLG 40F Boom Lift Dilemma OFF, Apr 9, 2020 at 8:52 PM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Yanmar b50 service manual Cheeza5, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:54 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Increase power for larger hydraulic pump? Tags, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:04 PM
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Svl95-2s def code9519 madmadmad!! Cole T, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:24 PM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: Valve Cover Gasket Tags, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:06 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: Bucket Help Please Reuben Frazier, Apr 7, 2020 at 6:46 AM
    1. Pavers

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      Latest: Paver shopping buddy605, Nov 7, 2019
    2. Rollers

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      Latest: Essick VR30RE with Wisconsin AENLD JHead, Apr 6, 2020 at 12:44 PM
    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
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      Latest: Leica MC200 Digger DGODGR, Mar 26, 2020
    2. GPS Systems

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    3. Integrated Machine Control

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      Latest: IDigbest System? farmboy555, Nov 23, 2019
    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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      Latest: Fleet Managemant Software Coaldust, Apr 5, 2020 at 5:24 AM
    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: short cuts kill Coaldust, Apr 8, 2020 at 6:02 AM
    4. Personnel

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      Latest: Deere again DMiller, Dec 5, 2019
    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: Electricians wanted Randy88, Apr 10, 2020 at 12:58 PM
    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

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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    1. Forestry Operations

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    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Vancouver Island, BC. Logging at its Best! camptramp, Apr 10, 2020 at 5:20 AM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Mother Nature is showing off Randy88, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:29 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: Ferguson Tef bassetts, Apr 8, 2020 at 4:57 PM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: 24 valve cummins Mike L, Apr 10, 2020 at 10:17 AM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Equipment trailer flexing mitch504, Apr 10, 2020 at 1:36 PM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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  7. Lubrication

    Discussion of equipment lubricants.
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    Latest: 1998 Skytrak Trans fluid mel1981, Apr 5, 2020 at 8:57 PM
  8. Forum Support and 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: Hey Folks 12ValveHyundai, Apr 3, 2020
    6. Geek Patrol

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      Latest: nikon photos to win.10 Ronsii, Apr 10, 2020 at 4:13 AM
    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 Truck Shop, Apr 10, 2020 at 2:34 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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