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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.
E-Z has a dream in which Lowboy rises from the ground and says Malcolm, who saved his Bible from the storm, can walk on water.
Four lowboy trailers were placed to ensure that there would be enough room for traffic to cross.
For example, a public works department may have a total of 100 trucks--60 dump trucks, five service vehicles, five fuel trucks, 10 lowboys, and 20 supervisor and field personnel vehicles.
In addition to a separate area for the video machines, the 21-and-over establishment will have a wraparound bar with TVs, lowboy and highboy tables and lounge chairs.
Kansas City, MO, September 25, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Today, Load King LLC, the iconic manufacturer of trailers and specialized equipment, announced its LK503/605 SS SF 60-Ton Lowboy, the newest addition to the OEM's trailer and equipment portfolio.
* Hydraulic Detachable Gooseneck (TK110HDG) with Hydraulic Booster--Trail King's flagship trailer supporting the construction market is a great lowboy choice for hauling complex equipment.
This Gillows dining table, which extends to a massive 16 feet, sold for pounds 12,500 A George I walnut and plumwood lowboy (above left) sold for pounds 9,000; early mahogany George III bachelor''s chest (above right) sold for pounds 7,000; Regency Davenport desk, circa 1820, fetched pounds 3,750, and Victorian spoonback armchair was a snip at pounds 150 (right)
"The excavator simulator permits operators to experience eight real-world lessons, including controls familiarization, placement for trenching, end of day parking, truck loading, digging a level trench, setting a trench box, placing a pipe and loading onto a lowboy trailer.
Under the three-year contract, Mack will deliver 152 Vision Elite models with lowboy trailers as well as spare parts.
There it was placed on a lowboy trailer and hauled back to Gia Le.