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  • According to one story, Archimedes was puzzled till one day, as he was stepping into a bath and observed the water running over, it occurred to him that the excess of bulk occasioned by the introduction of alloy could be measured by putting the crown and an equal weight of gold separately into a vessel filled with water, and observing the difference of overflow.
  • I live in the angle of a leaden wall, into whose composition was poured a little alloy of bell-metal.
  • Brass Alloy An alloy of copper and zinc, although the term is loosely used to include all copper alloys.
  • Brass Alloy An alloy of copper and zinc, although the term is loosely used to include all copper alloys.
  • Constantan An alloy of 40% nickel and 60% copper, with a high volume resistivity and almost negligible temperature coefficient.

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