The multiple magnetic plugs on Cat drivetrains should be checked every 500 hours, or at intervals listed in your Operation and Maintenance Manual. This video demonstrates how to remove the plugs and classify the debris deposit that’s present under one of five Caterpilllar® wear ratings, and explains when it’s time to take your equipment out…


Military Makeover Operation Career

Military Makeover Show Features Carter Machinery

9/1/21 – We are excited and honored following our recent feature on Military Makeover: Operation Career. If you’re familiar with Military Makeover, you’ll know that legendary talk show host Montel Williams leads the show’s mission of transforming the homes and lives of military families across the country. On Operation Career, Montel spotlights companies that actively recruit and…


Performance and Reliability: Cat® Introduces New EPA Certified Gas Fueled Gensets

Cat® is a leader in the power generation market and offers fast-response generator sets that deliver unrivaled reliability, performance, and cost effectiveness to end users. With the introduction of their models G3512 and G3520 EPA Certified gas fueled gensets, Cat has combined the capability to operate in emergency standby mode with the revenue generation capabilities…


Benefits of Renting HVAC Equipment

For most buildings and industrial processes, effectively controlling temperature is a vital aspect of your operations. Purchasing air conditioners or air circulation pumping equipment may be the best solution in some cases, but there are several situations where it makes more sense to rent air conditioners and other heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) equipment….


Cat® Self-Service Options

We understand that sometimes it just makes sense to handle your own maintenance and perform your own repairs. For those that prefer to DIY, it is now easier than ever to find the right parts to fit your Cat equipment. Caterpillar® offers a broad range of self-service options for commonly needed parts on over 3,000…


A white Carter Cat service truck and a Cat Excavator

Memorial Day 2021 Schedule

In observance of Memorial Day, Carter Machinery will be closed Monday, May 31st. If you have an emergency need, please call your local Carter facility and follow the prompts provided in the message. Carter Machinery thanks all those currently in service, who have served, or who made the ultimate sacrifice for our country. We hope…


Loan or Lease: Financing Options for Your Next Construction Equipment Investment

When you need construction equipment for your job site, what is the best way to pay for it? You could buy the equipment outright, but this option might not fit your cashflow or financial priorities. Many equipment retailers offer loan or lease options, and the one that is right for you depends on your unique…


Cat Expo Live 2021

MAY 26 | 10AM-4PM CENTRAL MAY 27 | 10AM-4PM CENTRAL Cat Expo Live 2021 will deliver a full customer experience. This 2-day event will provide choices for how you engage with our content and experts — bringing to life the best Caterpillar has to offer in the form of exclusive product demonstrations, new product launches, best practices,…


Cat Trial 10: Tech Test

It’s a question we all have to deal with: what’s next? Maybe you’re finishing up high school. Maybe you’re looking totransition from military service to civilian life. Or maybe you orsomeone you know is just looking for a career change. Are you a problem solver? Do you like working with your hands? Doyou feel like…


Cat® Dozers: New Names, Same Great Performance

From grading to slot dozing, there’s a small, medium, or large Cat® dozer to get the job done right. Caterpillar® recently simplified the naming convention for their entire dozer lineup so that you can easily understand the equipment size your operation needs. View the updated product line here, or download and save it to your…


Payment Calculator

Payments calculated using this tool are estimates only and do not include applicable taxes, insurance, and other fees. Actual prices, interest rate, and payments may be different. Financing payment calculations are based on APR and term. Actual payment and terms are subject to approved credit with Cat Financial Services Corporation or other funding sources. Not all customers will qualify.