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________________ type of excavator carries the skimmer at its lower end.

(a) Skimmer

(b) Dredger

(c) Escalator

(d) Elevator

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The origin of the question is Excavating Equipments in division Construction Equipments of Construction & Building Materials

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Right answer is (a) Skimmer

To explain: Skimmer is used for surface excavation and levelling and it cuts the surface of earth to a depth of about 200 mm to 300 mm. The skimmer excavator can also be used for loading the loose excavated material.

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