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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Dan added: "In Sweden, for instance, skid control is part of driver training.
The manufacturing system provides the skid with recipe information telling it the appropriate parameters for what is being manufactured, while the skid provides information back about what is being produced, the status of the process, and the status of equipment on the skid.
Using six feet of half-inch hydraulic hose that he found in the shed, he connected the hydraulics on the tractor to one of the lift hoses on the skid steer.
* Never lift or transport passengers on any part of the skid steer.
Henrik, my Swedish colleague, reported that in his country, for example, learning to control a skid on the skid pan is part and parcel of the driving test.
The new R Series skid loaders feature standard proportional auxiliary hydraulics for maximum precision and infinitely adjustable flow control and achieve flow rates from 17 gpm (64.4 L/min) on the R135 and R150 to 18.9 gpm (71.4 L/min) on the R165.
The researcher studied the Soil disturbance and 10-year growth response of coast Douglas-fir on nontilled and tilled skid trails in the Oregon Cascades and Four and 5 years after skidding, rut depths averaged 15 cm below the original soil surface; mean fine-soil bulk density (0-30 cm depth) below ruts of nontilled trails exceeded that on logged-only portions by 14%.
The latest PlantPAx system also features an enhanced independent workstation (or network station) that offers companies more flexibility in plant design--especially when integrating best-of-breed skids into multiple plants worldwide.
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has extensively updated its popular Skid Steer Safety Manual and now also offers e-book versions in English and Spanish.
A nine-year-old by the name "Skid" Beaumont's and his brothers grow up in a swampy area of Louisiana.
The scope of supply for Alderley includes 10 Gas ultrasonic metering skids, 1 Gas coriolis metering skid, 2 liquid ultrasonic metering skids and 4 liquid coriolis metering skids for use by Kuwait Oil Company (KOC).
Volvo has expanded its C-Series skid steer loader model range with the addition of several new models.
Pod support dunnage must be used behind the skid feet of the lower RP (but not against RP radius blocks) if stacks are two or more high.