manrider

manrider

(ˈmænˌraɪdə)
n
(Mining & Quarrying) a train used to carry miners into a coal mine
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The new two-people "manrider" cabs installed on each crane are equipped with HMIs that allow them to be controlled from the cab.
A number of factors had to be considered by Astec Conveyors when designing the system: the pallet load was unstable; loading/unloading from the conveyor was to be undertaken by powered manrider trucks, and the adjoining floor levels differed in height by three metres.
He said: "We were in the manrider and a dump truck just hit us.
Survivor James Eaton, 50, told of the "terrifying experience" when the earth mover hit the windowless "manrider" carrying the workmates.