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lowboy

[′lō‚bȯi]
(mechanical engineering)
A trailer with low ground clearance for hauling construction equipment.

lowboy

A type of trailer for hauling construction equipment, with reduced ground clearance that facilitates loading of machinery without an auxiliary ramp.
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Equipment regularly hauled on TowHaul lowboys includes excavators, drills, crawler and wheel dozers, graders, pipe-layers, highwall miners, and continuous miners.
TowHaul lowboys are designed, manufactured and shipped in modular form, making the parts easier to handle and cutting shipping costs.
For Brown, the prospects of eliminating delays for his dump trucks, lowboy trailers, rollbacks, water trucks, and fuel/lube trucks would save time and increase productivity.
Big gateleg tables and country lowboys, were sought after and the dresser remained a popular piece.