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" I have taken a piece of a whole cannon, whereof the end was burst, and filled it three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole, and, making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four hours it burst, and... "
A Course of Lectures on the Steam Engine: Delivered Before the Members of ... - Page 6
by Charles Frederick Partington - 1826 - 92 pages
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The Repertory of arts and manufactures [afterw.] arts, manufactures and ...

Repertory of arts, manufactures and agriculture - 1802
...three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole ; and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...hours it burst, and made a great crack: so that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and ihe one to till...
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Recreations in Mathematics and Natural Philosophy ...

Jacques Ozanam, Jean Etienne Montucla - Scientific recreations - 1803
...making a constant fire under *' it, within 24 hours it burst and made a great " crack ; so that having a way to make my vessels, " so that they are strengthened by the force within te them, and the one to fill after the other. I have " seen the water run Uke a constant fountain stream...
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The Harleian miscellany; or, A collection of ... pamphlets and tracts ... in ...

Harleian miscellany - History - 1808
...water, stopping and scruingup the broken end; as also the touch-hole; and making a constant fire undent, within twenty-four hours it burst and made a great crack. So that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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The Harleian Miscellany: Or, A Collection of Scarce, Curious, and ...

William Oldys, John Malham - Great Britain - 1810
...of water, stopping and scruingup the broken end; as also the touch-hole; and making a constant tire under it, within twenty-four hours it burst and made a great crack. So that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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Wither's Motto Nec Habeo, Nec Careo, Nec Curo

1814
...three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole ; and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...hours it burst and made a great crack : so that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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A Thousand Notable Things on Various Subjects: Disclosed from the Secrets of ...

Thomas Lupton, McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress) - Birds - 1815 - 220 pages
...itthree quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole ; and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...hours it burst and made a great crack : so that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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A Treatise of Mechanics, Theoretical, Practical, and Descriptive, Volume 2

Olinthus Gregory - Mechanical engineering - 1815 - 58 pages
...three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole . and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...it burst, and made a great crack : so that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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An Historical and Descriptive Account of the Steam Engine: Comprising a ...

Charles Frederick Partington - Steam-engines - 1822 - 277 pages
...three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touch-hole ; and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the properties of the above engine; and it ia certain that he never published any key to the first hint...
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A thousand notable things, embracing a collection of scarce receipts, &c. To ...

Thousand notable things, Edward Somerset (2nd marq. of Worcester.) - 1822
...three quarters full of water, stopping and screwing up the broken end, as also the touchhole ; and making a constant fire under it, within twenty-four...hours it burst and made a great crack : so that having a way to make my vessels, so that they are strengthened by the force within them, and the one to fill...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 92

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1822
...end, o» abo the touch-hole ; and making a con« tact fire under it; within twenty-four hours it bunt, and made a great crack; so that having found a way to make my vessels, so chat they are strengthened bv the force •within them, and the one to nil after the other, I have...
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