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Pierre-Victor, French physicist, 1899-1993. See: Auger electron.


A screw conveyor which is used to distribute paving material transversely ahead of the screed conveyor.
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The small company's product - an earth auger boring machine - is well received in the construction market, subsequent models are refined and improved and the new company grows, introducing other products to its line.
The release will include catalogs for ECHO's Chain Saws, QuikVent(R) Saws, Trimmers, Brushcutters, Pro Attachment Series(TM), Power Edgers, Power Blowers, Shred 'N' Vac(R), Hedge Clippers, Power Pruners(R), Tiller/Cultivators, Sprayers, Earth Augers, Cut-Off Saws, Engine Drills and Pumps.
Standard auxiliary hydraulics allow the Agri-Loader to power a variety of attachment tools including grapples, earth augers, sweepers and Gehl's exclusive Bunker Buster(TM) silage mill - the ideal solution for removing silage from today's big bunker silos.
The 471 DIG-R-TACH can utilize the same 4400 Series earth augers that are used with the General Equipment 310 and 330 Series portable hole diggers.
A complete line of earth augers up to 36 inches in diameter is available.

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