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  • His father, John, a Staffordshire man, was one of a party of four mechanics who were sent by Boulton and Watt to Philadelphia about 1790 to set up a steam engine for the city water-works and who in 1793-1794 built at Belleville, N.J., the first steam engine constructed wholly in America; he made a fortune in the manufacture of furniture, but lost it by the burning of his factories.
  • This is roughly the same amount of energy it would take to power a one hundred-watt light bulb.
  • We turned the dive here after admiring the scenery with my 50 watt light.
  • Why does a 5 watt valve amplifier often sound louder than a 15 watt transistor amp?
  • Why does a 5 watt valve amplifier often sound louder than a 15 watt transistor amp?

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