Elements of Plumbing

Elements of Plumbing

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"[...] Sixth, take the hot iron and melt the solder and rosin on the brick. Seventh, rub the four surfaces of the point of the iron on the brick keeping the point in the melted solder. Fig. 13.--Copper. Fig. 13.-Copper. The solder will soon stick to the copper surfaces and then the iron is ready for use. Another way to tin the iron that is in common use is to rub the point of a hot iron on a piece of sal-ammoniac, or dip the hot iron in reduced muriatic acid, then rub the stick of solder on the iron. The use of muriatic acid in tinning the iron is not recommended. In the first place, it is not always possible to carry it, and in[...]."
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  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 5.59mm | 199.58g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507694229
  • 9781507694220

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