skid


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Synonyms for skid

on the skids

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Synonyms for skid

to lose one's balance and fall or almost fall

to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

Synonyms for skid

one of a pair of planks used to make a track for rolling or sliding objects

a restraint provided when the brake linings are moved hydraulically against the brake drum to retard the wheel's rotation

an unexpected slide

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slide without control

elevate onto skids

apply a brake or skid to

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move obliquely or sideways, usually in an uncontrolled manner

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With this information in mind, selecting among the variety of wheel loaders and skid steers available should be a bit easier, though both machines offer different strengths that may be more suitable for a given job.
To successfully raise the boom without starting the skid steer, you will need to go from a pipe thread to a hydraulic thread on the same hose.
For this study used the information of Forest plan (1998-2007) and extract information of forest skid trail information include: skid trail length (m), Available road (m), Predicted road density (m/hec), Available skid trail density (m/hec) and total of skid trail density (m/hec).
His facilities use wheel loaders to funnel OCC from the yard into the plants, where skid steers load it onto the baler's conveying line.
If you're at all shy about turning up for a course and admitting that skid control isn't your forte.
2] solution layer which does not freeze still at -20 [degrees] C, and measured PTFE skid number of BPST under the wet state.
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Officials have said the campus will be used as transitional housing for up to 225 people, about 27 percent of whom landed on Skid Row after living in the San Fernando or Antelope valleys.
The obvious advantage of using a skid steer in demolition and C&D recycling applications are compactness in size and versatility," says Gregg Zupancic, product marketing manager for skid steers for John Deere Worldwide Construction & Forestry, Moline, Ill.
When coupled with a hydraulic excavator, or even compact excavators and skid steers, the right attachments can increase a demolition contractor's productivity on site and make the recycling of those materials that much easier.
However, the Scottish driver was just demonstrating his skills at the opening of the country's only commercial skid pan at the Dunfermline motor racing centre.
Father Maurice Chase, Los Angeles Catholic priest, former Assistant to the President of Loyola Marymount University, and Skid Row activist will give out on Christmas Day, $15,000 in one dollar bills to the poor and homeless on LA's Skid Row.
New Holland Construction is celebrating the 35th anniversary of the company's first skid steer loader, the New Holland L35, which was introduced in 1972.
Two years after Los Angeles vowed to aid families on its Skid Row, efforts have become mired in contentious debate about whether to remove children from homeless parents, where to locate regional shelters, and how to coordinate city and county efforts.