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Aug·er

(awg'ĕr),
Pierre-Victor, French physicist, 1899-1993. See: Auger electron.

auger

A screw conveyor which is used to distribute paving material transversely ahead of the screed conveyor.
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Final plans are nearing completion for the Trenchless Technology Center (TTC) Auger Boring School to be held Oct.
I was working on an idea for a gearing system when I developed the ice auger idea.
Dedicated anglers know that a good power auger can be worth its weight in trout when it's time to bore through a couple of feet of solid ice.
Gould and Blackie Auger, then co-owners of Washington's Mayflower Hotel, had hired Peebles to ratchet down that assessment too, slicing off more than $11 million.
The auger drilling program is designed to step out from the known mineralized areas identified through the previous delineation and infill drill programs in 2005 and 2006.
a leading manufacturer and distributor of niche agricultural machinery, equipment and services, is pleased to announce the first portable grain auger produced at their facility in Salem, South Dakota has rolled off the assembly line and was delivered to Doug Ziegler Repair, Grainfield, Kansas.
Available in 26 and 50-liter hopper, the Star Auger can run at speeds of up to 80 cycles/minute with a filling weight of up to 1,000 g, depending on the model.
Developed for pellets and other free-flowing solids, it has a vertical auger that pulls material down through the hopper throat onto an attached rotating disc.
Wenzel will be an excellent match with our products," said Roger Eve, president of American Augers.
American Augers has introduced a new Rapid Setup (RS) horizontal directional drill (HDD) model that fits just under the company's largest drill rig.
During several product field tests, the landscapers and fence builders commented on how easy and powerful the SK500 BackSaver Augers were, but after digging 50+ holes.