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heavy-duty

1. Designed to be durable for heavy use or extreme conditions; industrial strength. My pickup has a heavy-duty lining to protect it from all the stuff I load in it. If you're hiking that mountain, you'll need some heavy-duty boots.
2. By extension, very serious; extreme. The media has been devoting some pretty heavy-duty coverage to the trial. He's been in trouble before, but nothing like this. This is heavy-duty. Wow, those are some heavy-duty doughnuts you've got there. They're as big as my head!
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Multifunction heavy-duty auger granulators for high throughput reclamation of precut sheet guillontined skeleton.
In fact, Bertolami says, consumers have to purchase as many as four heavy-duty zinc batteries to get the same service life as one Duracell CopperTop alkaline battery.
The zinc chemistry used in heavy-duty batteries, he explains, preceded the development of today's high-performance alkaline batteries.
1 Analysis of Heavy-duty Truck Sales Amount and Macro Economy Statistics
11 wireless modules currently used in transportation operation applications, Quatech leverages both its wireless expertise and customer experiences in developing the new AirborneDirect[TM] Heavy-Duty 802.
CD series heavy-duty, central grinders for thick-walled parts, pipe and purgings includes units able to grind up to 10,000 lb/hr.
5 million medium- and heavy-duty diesel oxidation catalysts and well over 10,000 medium and heavy duty diesel particulate filters in its history.
Offers heavy-duty granulators featuring high outputs using low-hp drives.
Beginning in October 2006, SwRI will benchmark three light heavy-duty diesel engines from pickup trucks including the Cummins ISB used by Dodge, the Isuzu Duramax used in Chevrolet and GMC models, and the International PowerStroke([R]) V8 offered by Ford.
Offers six basic types of granulators (20 models in all), including heavy-duty chunk, edge-trim, trim-press, beside-the-press, and auger-feed models.
Corning and Cummins Emission Solutions worked jointly to integrate Corning DuraTrap[R] filters and Corning Celcor[R] substrates into an advanced aftertreatment platform optimized for a range of Cummins medium- and heavy-duty engines which will be used in EPA 2007 on-highway applications.
Offers six basic types of granulators (15 models in all), including heavy-duty chunk, edge-trim, trim-press, beside-the-press, and auger-feed models.
LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) has jump-started a program to reduce emissions from 264 heavy-duty trucks by at least 95 percent by converting them to "clean diesel" technology, thanks to a $2.
Offers auger-feed, beside-the-press granulators, heavy-duty upright granulators, shredders, conveyors, parts separators, granulate removal systems and complete closed-loop reclaim systems that can separate, convey, shred, grind and reload molding machines.
NASDAQ:PCTI), a leader in wireless broadband solutions, announced today its new heavy-duty wideband VHF antenna.