Sanitary and Heating Age Volume 11

Sanitary and Heating Age Volume 11

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ... is a very good one and deserves attention. It is to be observed, however, that the classification which he gives is of brands sold almost exclusively in the Philadelphia market. In regard to the last two brands of which he speaks, we think he is mistaken, as we believe both of them are in the market. _ INFORMATION GIVEN. The following relate to questions printed in previous issues of The Metal Worker. S0ld0l'lllg Flllld. From S. D., .C0opersviIle, Ottawa.----The following recipe, I think, makes the best soldering fluid I have ever used. It does not eat the hands or the clothes, and it can be used for any kind of work. Take borax, I dram; copperas, 1 dram; prussiate of potash, 1 dram; muriatic acid, 3% ounces; sal ammoniac, 1/; ounce; mix together and add as much zinc as the liquid will dissolve. Then add 1% pints of water. For new zinc add three parts more water. j-1---REFERRED TO OUR READERS. We especially invite the_ attention of our readers to the questions printed _ below, and shall be glad to have all the information they can give us on the subjects under consideration. Fire Clay. From F. A. M., Seivickley, Pa.--Can you give me a recipe for a fire-clay stove-back to use in the place of castings, which are often hard to get, especially when stoves are out of date, &c. Note.--Ve do not know what our cor respondent means. Perhaps some of our readers will. We learn through the kindness of Messrs. Emile, Caspar & Co., of London, that the time for receiving applications for space for this year's exhibition of sciences applied to industry and arts in Paris, has been extended for the accommodation of American exhibitors until the beginning of May. Any particulars concerning the exhibition may be obtained from Mr. E....
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  • Paperback | 354 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 630g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236794117
  • 9781236794116