Sentence Examples


  • These reactions are practised in the following manner: A thread of asbestos is moistened and then dipped in the substance to be tested; it is then placed in the luminous point of the Bunsen flame, and a small porcelain basin containing cold water placed immediately over the asbestos.
  • Cylinders, tanks and independent boilers should be encased in a non-conducting material such as silicate cotton, thick felt or asbestos composition.
  • Copper, gold, iron, petroleum, asbestos, soda, silver and lead, gypsum, stone and clay products.
  • 12, by means of bands or straps or stitched on; the asbestos is laid on in the form of a plaster from 2 to 6 in.
  • In diameter, and the smallest 2 in., are wrapped in asbestos, felt and other non-conducting materials, and are placed in wooden tubes laid under ground like water and gas pipes.
 

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