In the Gartsherrie machine of Messrs Baird, the earliest of the flexible chain cutter type, the chain of cutters works round a fixed frame or jib projecting at right angles from the engine carriage, an arrangement which makes it necessary to cut from the end of the block of coal to the full depth, instead of holing into it from the face.
There was Carl the Cutter, The Gypsy, Frank the Fruitcake; crazy names.
Cutter, History of the Town of Arlington.
The large trepan or cutter weighs about 16 tons, and cuts a hole of from 9 to 15 ft.
The crew manned the remaining cutter and pulled to ML526 (Lt.