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an excavator whose shovel bucket is attached to a hinged boom and is drawn backward to move earth

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It was only when a potential distributor pointed out that JCB's new models were a little pricey, the weather in the USA is pretty good for most of the year and that American building plots tend to be so big that a fixed back hoe is sufficient, that JCB learned their higher specification was not necessary.
In addition, the back hoe technology enables operations in complicated mining and geological conditions eight meters below the excavator's standing level.
A worker driving a back hoe struck the archaeological treasure while digging up land for a new exhibit, zoo spokesman Guy Cooper said.
Mitchell has already secured donations from local businesses, including the use of a back hoe, a dump truck and other equipment essential to removing concrete and earth.
Head cook Dan Garcia mesquite-cooked a 1,000-pound Angus steer for 12 hours in a pit dug with a back hoe.
The main piece of equipment will be the Hitachi back hoe working with approximately 20 Ugandans.
When the coffin, containing the remains of Ljesic's son, was uncovered, the gravediggers brought in a small back hoe to lift it out of the ground.
Tenders are invited for supply of tractor with back hoe and front end loader to municipal corporation rajahmundry.
NICOLE DeVITO / The Register-Guard As a back hoe prepares to tear into the building, Mayor Jim Torrey tries to retrieve a checkered flag that got away after he used it to signal the start of demolition.
The test pits will be dug by a back hoe and will be completed within the week.
Limited Tenders are invited for Supply Of Back Hoe Loader
The HMEV is believed to be the only vehicle specifically designed to combine the cross-country performance of four-wheel drive and the earth moving performance of a tractor with a front-end loader and back hoe.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Ditching Bucket For Back Hoe Loader-Cum-Excavator