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hand truck

[′hand ‚trək]
(engineering)
A manually operated, two-wheeled truck consisting of a rectangular frame with handles at the top and a plate at the bottom to slide under the load.
Any of various small, manually operated, multiwheeled platform trucks for transporting materials.
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manufacturer of Magliner(R) route distribution solutions, announces new hand grips now featured on the company's full-line of hand trucks.
Contract awarded for DIOT201500549 - Supply and Delivery One (1) x Second Hand Truck
com)-- Magline, makers of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions, offered a video demonstrating the safety features of the popular hand truck.
If you're doing up your home and garden, the Hand Truck is one piece of kit you won't want to manage without.
Horner explained, “Magline was excited to demo the new self-stabilizing hand truck, which has proven to be an asset moving small-medium scale soda vending machines as well as easing the way for keg delivery.
As he said, it's like 'Silence of the Lambs,''' Fletcher said, referencing a scene in 1991 film in which Anthony Hopkins' character is heavily restrained and strapped to a hand truck.
The compact unit requires no more room to operate than an ordinary 2-wheel hand truck and can turn a complete circle within its footprint.
It combines the benefits of a hand truck for simple horizontal transport with an ergonomic workstation, making manual handling safer for operators".
Combining the vertical lifting of a small powered stacker with the simplicity of a 2-wheel hand truck, the new Model LNB-350 Lift'n Buddy was designed for faster, safer, and easier to transportion and repositioning of items in virtually any work environment.
In addition, Cannon Equipment will also offer a complete line of hand truck components, including handles, frames, noses and wheels, which are all interchangeable with most other manufacturers' hand trucks.
THIS ingeniously-designed hand truck opens out in seconds and is lightweight and comfortable.