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Need to learn how to run a trackhoe

Discussion in 'Heavy Equipment & Pavement' started by OKSooner, Mar 31, 2013.

  1. Junior M

    Junior M LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 13,539

    I just know I run backhoe pattern..that's what we call it here. And I couldn't for the life of me tell you which lever does what :laugh:
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  2. allinearth

    allinearth LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 609

    Before reading this I couldn't tell you iso from sae. All I know is I started with backhoe and went to a mini x on backhoe controls then when I went to a full size exc I was screwed. I felt like an idiot for a while til I re-learned. So ya, Ksss is right. Start right off with ISO.
     
  3. bobcat_ron

    bobcat_ron LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 10,082

    It's like having sex for the first time, there's going to lots of oooohhh's and aaaaaahhhhh's but there is bound to be an occasional "hey don't stick that there", but just get in there and have some fun damn it.
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  4. Scag48

    Scag48 LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,068

    Are you qualified to make that analogy? I was under the impression you've yet to bust your male cherry? :laugh:
     

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