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What does DEUCE stand for?

DEUCE stands for Deployable Universal Combat Earthmover (Army)

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The heavy drops included a 950B wheel loader, two 130G motor graders, a deployable universal combat earthmover (DEUCE), a small emplacement excavator (SEE) truck, a 613B water distributor, and an equipment box.
121, Airdrop of Supplies and Equipment: Rigging Tractors and Tractor Dozers (6 September 2007), presents doctrine for rigging D5B tractor-dozers, John Deere 450G LT full-tracked commercial bulldozers, deployable universal combat earthmovers, T200 Bobcat compact track loaders, 420D and 410 backhoe loaders, small emplacement excavators, 277 multi-terrain loaders, and A/S 37U3 all-purpose remote transporters.
A significant savings in the airframes required for a light airfield repair package mission could be seen if the skid steers (after heavy-drop certification) replace the current dozer--the deployable universal combat earthmover (DEUCE)--and if the extremely heavy runway repair matting was simply deleted and replaced with additional cement and finishing tools.
htm are- * Antipersonnel Obstacle-Breaching System (APOBS) * Deployable Universal Combat Earthmover (DEUCE) * Joint Rapid Airfield Construction (JRAC) * Maneuver Control System-Engineer (MCS-E) * Military John Deere GATOR (MGATOR) * Mini Mine Detector (MIMID) * Miniflail * Robotic Military Operations in Urban Terrain (MOUT) Rubble Clearer * Raptor * Rapid Hardcopy Reproduction (RHR) * Rapid Terrain Data Generation (RTDG) * Skid Steer * Selectable Lightweight Attack Munition (SLAM) * Smart Mine Probe (SMP) * Volcano Light * Multipurpose Bunker Deletion of Obsolete Publications.