Further, a powerful ice-breaker is used to ferry trains across from Listvinichnoe to Misovaya.
These pins are much finer than those of the breaker and finisher cards, consequently the fibres are more thoroughly separated.
In an ordinary case, the total doublings in jute from the breaker card to the end of the second drawing is ninety-six: 12 X 4 X 2 = 96; and if the slivers were made thinner and more of them used the ultimate result would naturally be improved.
By adjustment of the contact breaker the series of sparks may be made to fit more or less perfectly with the formation of the drops.
On the one hand, since that which is tabooed is held to punish the taboo-breaker by a sort of mystic infection, taboo comes to stand for uncleanness and sin.
When the moisture has spread sufficiently, the material is taken to the "breaker card," the first machine in the preparing department.
Williams private character was detestable: he was cruel, lascivious, greedy of gain, a habitual breaker of oaths and promises, ungrateful and irreligious.
In 1835 he combined the short circuit of his monster magnet (of 1834) with the small "intensity" magnet of an experimental telegraph wire, thereby establishing the fact that very powerful mechanical effects could be produced at a great distance by the agency of a very feeble magnet used as a circuit maker and breaker, or as a "trigger" - the precursor of later forms of relay and receiving magnets.
They are crushed to egg-size in a rock-breaker, and pulverized to pass a 40-mesh sieve in a California stamp-mill, which treats in 24 hours about 3 tons per stamp. A 10-stamp mill is fed by one rock-breaker, and discharges the liquid pulp into 10-15 wooden settling tanks, 9 by 5 by 8 ft., the settled contents of which are shovelled out and charged into the pans.
Three main characteristics of a successful horse-breaker are firmness, good temper and incessant vigilance.
The sliver from the can of the breaker card may be wound into balls, or it may be taken direct to the finisher card.