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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.
TowHaul lowboys are designed, manufactured and shipped in modular form, making the parts easier to handle and cutting shipping costs.
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.
Big gateleg tables and country lowboys, were sought after and the dresser remained a popular piece.
Also available will be truck tractors, roll off trucks, lowboys, drop decks, dump trailers and pickups.
Also available for bid will be dump trailers, lowboys, dropdecks, flatbeds and Great Dane 48' reefer trailers.
Our specialty lowboys, step-decks and flatbeds move crated and uncrated glass and accommodate partial truckloads of general commodities throughout the 48 states and Canada.
Barton Logistics provides freight hauling services for North America which include: dry vans, flatbeds, specialty trailers for over dimension and over weight freight, stepdecks, and lowboys.
Featured equipment in the Fort Worth auction included 69 crawler tractors, 60 wheel loaders, 51 hydraulic excavators, 257 truck tractors, 63 dump trucks, 47 agricultural tractors, 111 forklifts, 77 loader backhoes, 37 lowboys, and a variety of cranes.
Featured equipment in the auction included crawler tractors, wheel loaders, hydraulic excavators, over 300 truck tractors, dump trucks, lowboys, agricultural tractors, loader backhoes, forklifts, and cranes.
Day one of the auction featured equipment including 58 truck tractors; 41 dump trucks; 91 manlifts; as well as telescopic manlifts, lowboys, and a large selection of flatbed and pick-up trucks.