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  • Poor scores for removal speed, throwing distance, and clearing plow piles like at the end of driveways put it at dead-last among single-stage snow blowers, which use a rubber-tipped auger to scoop up and throw snow while helping move the machine.

    Snow blower boom includes some busts in Consumer Reports tests

  • She neared Muthr, grasping one of her rubber-tipped hands.

    The Search For WondLa

  •   Sister Consuelo aimed her rubber-tipped pointer at them.

    MYTHO-THERAPY ON THE BLINK

  • In the lab, she carefully pulled the delicate scrolls from the tube with rubber-tipped tongs.

    The Ark

  • Â I had mixed up blue-violet paint with gel retarder for a block print, so I rolled out the rest of it and used some rubber-tipped tools to scrape away branches, forming the monoprint of a bare-leafed tree.

    Kater’s Art » Blog Archive » Lotus Skeleton Book

  • Sister Consuelo aimed her rubber-tipped pointer at them.

    MYTHO-THERAPY ON THE BLINK

  • If the American reporters had anything other than rubber-tipped arrows in their armory, they would ask the president where this administration gets off lecturing other countries about human rights abuses and rollbacks of civil liberties when it's flying suspects to other countries to be tortured, abusing prisoners in Guantanamo, and running its own far-flung gulag archipelago.

    Gomer Says Hey: James Wolcott

  • He went to Boston and applied for his patent, and every one of you that has a rubber-tipped pencil in your pocket is now paying tribute to the millionaire.

    Acres of Diamonds

  • At the same time, the defense budget would be cut by 30 percent by retiring all non-lethal anti-protest ammunition such as rubber-tipped bullets and tear gas.

    Wednesday, December 10, 2008

  • The contents are stirred, and the brew pushed gently through the filter with a rubber-tipped plunger.

    Glass-Free for Klutzes

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