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chute

1. a device used to restrain large animals especially cattle and horses. It is a small stall into which the animal is encouraged to walk. The head is fixed, in cattle by a head bail, the back is closed and the animal can then be examined or treated. The quality of the chute depends on its freedom from injury to the animal and the operator and the accessibility of the animal for the procedures to be conducted. Speed of throughput is also an important consideration when large numbers are to be handled in repetitive treatments and quick-release gates are an essential part of the unit. Called also stocks, crush.
2. a similar crate or stall at a rodeo in which a wild animal can be saddled and mounted before being released to buck with the rider.

hydraulic chute
one where the functions of closing the head catch, closing the tail gait and applying the side-squeeze are done hydraulically using separate controls for each function. Installed on operations where large numbers of cattle are being handled to relieve the manual labor associated with hand operated levers.
specialist c's
other special chutes are available including those which include tilt tables, hoof repair platforms, and mobile chutes.
squeeze chute
one in which the sides of the chute can be moved inwards by a lever to squeeze and restrain the animal from moving. Common chutes used for beef cattle.
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Un dispositif d'intervention consequent a ete engage par le secteur des travaux publics pour la reouverture des axes coupes a la circulation par les fortes chutes de neige et de pluie, a indique le ministere des Travaux publics et des Transports.
In addition to the chute cleaning, an automatic brush cleaning system should be provided above the highest access door a cylindrical housing with replaceable stiff nylon brushes shall scrape and clean the internal surface as the move down and up the chute.
The Martin Vibrating Dribble Chute uses material disruption to cause tacky sludge and fines to fall from the chute wall and back into the main discharge flow.
Os chutes sao mais utilizados no combate, contribuindo em 98% da pontuacao e e o unico meio de levar o oponente ao nocaute (Leichtweis e colaboradores, 2013).
She only survived when the emergency chute opened just enough to slow down her descent but she suffered multiple injuries.
EZExtenz package includes cylinders mounted compactly on the mixer pedestal, with the retracted chute swiveling into a travel position diagonally along the right side of the mixer drum.
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There are many options for the detection of blockages in chutes.
Chairman NHA Muhammad Ali Gardezi said that in original BOQ, precast concrete chutes at Rs 780 per number was provided but as per revised BOQ the same item was included item wise and being executed accordingly.
In addition to the "contacting type devices" there are also the nuclear- or microwave-based detection systems, which have no entry into the chute.
No tools are required to rotate the chutes and hoppers for cleaning.
That could change, however, because a developer is hoping to transform five giant chutes, next to the Trans-Pennine railway line at Milnsbridge, into seven terraced houses.