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Skid

On a ship, a plank of timber set parallel to other planks in order to support weight.
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"And while skid control is an important skill to learn, which could potentially help save lives on the UK roads, instructors make sure it is also done in a fun and enjoyable way."
First he removed the hoses from both lift ports on the skid steer, leaving the other ends attached to the cylinders.
Forest floor removal in the skid trail occurred during the process of log removal and was highly variable in spatial extent and severity.
A short wheel base makes skid steers super maneuverable, but it also makes them unstable, especially with the arms raised high.
"Our community is traumatized," said General Jeff Page, known as the "mayor" of skid row.
These mid-size skid loaders come equipped with emissions compliant Tier IV Yanmar engines that incorporate DPF (diesel particulate filter) technology.
However, for planning pavement maintenance and the prioritization of friction restoration, the knowledge of the evolution of skid resistance, in order to predict when a pavement's friction will reach the minimum acceptable level, is required.
The researcher studied the forest Access Roads: Design, Maintenance, and Soil Loss and used the Regional Guide for the South (United States Department of Agriculture 1984b) recognizes that roads and skid trails are the major sources of sediment from forestry-related activities.
IsoCool's solution included: five packaged air cooled water chillers (used in addition to the existing chiller plant to provide a combined future cooling capacity of 5MW); a bespoke water recirculation and filtration system comprising plate heat exchanger skid, chiller circulation pump skid, and process and hot water circulation pump skids (all manufactured by IsoCool in Essex), self-cleaning filtration systems, and a system control panel.
For example, skid integration often requires custom data-mapping or duplicated code on the DCS.