What is each
of these pieces of heavy equipment called, and for what
is each one used?
(Answers are at the bottom of the page!)
|D||E||F. In the picture below, what is the attachment on the near side of the machine called, and what is it used for?|
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|A||Motor grader||H||Steel-Wheel Roller|
|C||Sheepsfoot roller (compactor)||J||Steel-Wheel Roller|
|D||Sheepsfoot roller (compactor)||K||Articulated truck|
|E||Wheeled tractor (wheel dozer)||L||Off-Road hauler/wagon|
|F||Ripper (attached to a tractor crawler/dozer)||M||On-road hauler/wagon/dump truck|
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