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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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"He can monitor the lowboys, for instance, and see if they're sitting idle on a job waiting to be loaded.
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.
As units of the 3d Infantry Division moved north into Iraq during the initial advance toward Baghdad, heavy equipment transporters and lowboys that were carrying forklifts had to offload those forklifts in order to recover and remove broken combat vehicles.
Fall front secretaires, not a common item, gained modestly, whereas there had been little or no change for lowboys, tripod tables and kneehole desks.
Big gateleg tables and country lowboys, were sought after and the dresser remained a popular piece.
Siuslaw Bank Amphitheater, 48362 Highway 58, Oakridge: Free events are Blues, Brews and Cruise, featuring Cherry and the Lowboys and the Hank Shreve Band, all day July 11; Just Us Music Festival, Aug.
Fall front secretaires gained modestly, whereas there had been little or no change for lowboys, tripod tables and kneehole desks.