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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: D4D 49J Parts Book. Bluox, Feb 16, 2019 at 6:46 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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    Latest: Rest In Peace Burt nowing75, Oct 17, 2018
  4. Heavy Equipment

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

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      Latest: D6K system one track Nige, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:27 AM
    2. Excavators

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      Latest: Weird Hydraulic Issue cat 315CL TVA, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:45 AM
    3. Motor Graders

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      Latest: Cat 140m and Deere 770GP John C., Feb 16, 2019 at 1:02 AM
    4. Scrapers

      Post information/photos about scrapers here
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      Latest: Good old Iron versus new stuff squid_wood777, Feb 16, 2019 at 5:37 AM
    5. Tractor/Loader/Backhoes

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      Latest: John Deere 310SG wont move mg2361, Feb 16, 2019 at 9:35 AM
    6. Track Loaders

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      Latest: 941 Bottom Rollers Rebuilds? Metalman 55, Feb 15, 2019 at 5:45 PM
    7. Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: john deere 544B transmission repair whitesell, Feb 15, 2019 at 3:01 PM
    8. Other Earthmoving Equipment

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  5. Construction/Demolition Equipment

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

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      Latest: Skytrak 5030 shuttle Mbar, Jan 17, 2019
    2. Forklifts/Telehandlers

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      Latest: Clark electric forklift Please Help OFF, Feb 14, 2019 at 3:38 AM
    3. Cranes

      Discussion of cranes and their accessories here
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      Latest: military cranes trombeur, Feb 16, 2019 at 8:24 AM
    4. Demolition

      Post demolition related questions here
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      Latest: Camera with Remote Monitor John C., Feb 15, 2019 at 8:43 PM
    5. Construction Equipment Attachments

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    6. Other Construction/Demolition Equipment

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      Latest: where to keep genie controller? skata, Feb 12, 2019 at 4:30 AM
    1. Compact Excavators

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      Latest: Bobcat E85 vs JD 75/85G vs CASE vs CAT 307/308 Zewnten, Feb 16, 2019 at 1:15 AM
    2. Compact Wheel Loaders

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      Latest: Gehl 480 KSSS, Feb 9, 2019
    3. Skid Steers

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      Latest: Just bought a used 2012 cat 236b3 RTSmith, Feb 16, 2019 at 3:59 AM
    4. Compact Track/Multi Terrain Loaders

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      Latest: SVL-75 track trouble 74inchShovel, Feb 15, 2019 at 7:28 PM
    5. Mini Skid Steers

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      Latest: Mini Skid Steer btodd230, Jan 20, 2019
    6. Other Compact Equipment

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      Latest: Help with a old Mini Track dumper (hitachi) ITW, Feb 15, 2019 at 6:22 PM
    7. Compact Equipment Attachments

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      Latest: Titan attachment / Palletforks.com ianjoub, Feb 16, 2019 at 12:13 AM
    1. Pavers

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    2. Rollers

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    3. Mills

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      Latest: Trimmers. Which to Purchase? Ashley52, Nov 22, 2018
    4. Other Paving Equipment

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      Latest: ADM Asphalt Plant Peter Fahey, Jun 12, 2017
  6. Construction/Excavation Technology

    Discussion of technology assisting with heavy equipment operations
    1. Lasers

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      Latest: iDig 2D Excavator Grade Assist TrentNz, Dec 27, 2018
    2. GPS Systems

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      Latest: Trimble Site vision xkv8tor, Dec 17, 2018
    3. Integrated Machine Control

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    1. In the Office

      Post business questions here
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    2. Jobsite Coordination

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      Latest: Utility locations DMiller, Dec 25, 2018
    3. Safety Issues

      Resolve safety concerns here
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    4. Personnel

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    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: Ductile Iron parts RZucker, Feb 16, 2019 at 3:29 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

      Post Trade Show and Auction dates and locations here
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      Latest: 57th annual steam-o-rama motoOzarks, Sep 10, 2018
    1. Forestry Operations

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      Latest: chainsaw thread ianjoub, Jan 19, 2019
    2. Forestry Equipment

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      Latest: Madill 124 Hallback, Feb 15, 2019 at 12:22 PM
    1. Agricultural Operations

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      Latest: Manure value RZucker, Feb 12, 2019 at 11:46 PM
    2. Agricultural Equipment

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      Latest: British Farm Life RZucker, Feb 16, 2019 at 2:53 AM
    1. Trucks

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      Latest: auto awd question mbavers, Feb 15, 2019 at 8:32 PM
    2. Trailers

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      Latest: Trailer rebuild/repair thread RZucker, Feb 16, 2019 at 4:36 AM
    3. Equipment Moving Questions

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      Latest: How heavy is too heavy AzIron, Feb 14, 2019 at 7:41 PM
    4. Showtime!

      Post your truck/trailer pictures here
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      Latest: Snow Removal Equipment petepilot, Feb 16, 2019 at 1:52 AM
  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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    5. New Member Introductions

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      Latest: Hello from the sunny south ! Cheero, Feb 13, 2019 at 8:53 PM
    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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      Latest: FS: Midland small pull scraper $4000.00 clearprop, Feb 13, 2019 at 6:56 PM
  9. Old Iron!

    Swap tales and photos of antique machinery and trucks here
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    Latest: Memories for us old truckers Hank R, Feb 16, 2019 at 3:34 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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