tractor loader

tractor loader

[′trak·tər ¦lōd·ər]
(mechanical engineering)
A tractor equipped with a tipping bucket which can be used to dig and elevate soil and rock fragments to dump at truck height. Also known as shovel dozer; tractor shovel.

tractor loader, tractor shovel

A tractor which has a bucket for digging, elevating, and dumping its load at truck height.
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Case became an early player in early road-building efforts in the US when it rolled out the industry's first portable steam engine in 1869, and subsequently launched the industry's first factory-integrated tractor loader backhoe in 1957.
The first company in the world to introduce the backhoe loader -- the Construction King factory-built tractor loader backhoe in 1957 -- Case is already a major player in the backhoe segment in the Middle East with its 580 model.
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to launch a flurry of new machines to its tractor loader backhoe (TLB) and excavator families.
A tractor loader can be used to lift each post (chaining it to the loader bucket) to set it into its hole.
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Four incidents occurred when tractors being used to transport large bales overturned; two incidents occurred when a hay bale fell off the tractor loader and onto the tractor operator; and one incident occurred when a hay bale fell from a trailer that was being loaded to transport hay bales.