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  • In Thomas Walker's harpoon or frictionless log, introduced in 1861, the wheelwork was enclosed in a cylindrical case of the same diameter as the body of the rotator or fan, and the latter was brought close up to the register, forming a compact machine and avoiding the use of the 6-ft.
  • Two years later a heart-shaped float plate was attached to the case, and the log called the Ai Harpoon ship log (fig.
  • - The AI Harpoon Ship Log.
  • It is taken with the harpoon and its oil is one of the commercial products of the Amazon valley.
  • Some nomes having a common badge but distinguished as nearer or further, i.e northern or southern, have simply been split, as they are contiguous: in one case, however, corresponding eastern and western Harpoon nomes are widely separated on opposite sides of the Delta.

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