mechanical loader

mechanical loader

[mi′kan·ə·kəl ′lōd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A power machine for loading mineral, coal, or dirt.
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Additionally, the Integrated Tool carrier loader and standard hydraulic coupler can be used to change mechanical loader attachments, such as forks and buckets, from the operator station in less than 30 seconds.
A man died after being hit by a giant mechanical loader as he was dumping rubbish.
Two of my Eimco mechanical loaders were driven by Harry Duck and Eddie Brown.
A FREIGHTER has left Brazil's southern port of Parangua after Greenpeace activists tied themselves to mechanical loaders, preventing the ship from mixing conventional soya beans with genetically modified grain.