Fresno scraper


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buck scraper

A type of earth scraper; when filled, the scoop is raised from the ground by runners on each side.
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He was working at a lime pit, driving a team of mules pulling one of the Fresno scrapers.
of Indianapolis, built Fresno scrapers, which were used on construction jobs well into the 1930s, when motorized graders and pans took over most earthmoving duties.
In response to Ivan Pfalser's inquiry in the October "Farm Collector," the Fresno Scraper is named after the city of Fresno, Calif.
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