"From molten metal to the tempered steel of a blade," Eden replied.
He emerged from the thick steel walls into the sunlight.
Steel bars separated us initially, until it was clear she had no desire to harm me.
The doctor's eyes were the color of cold steel, his face stoic, his large form tense.
At the sound of steel on leather, Taran lowered himself into a crouch.
She strode across the room to the stainless steel sink.
After cleaning his water bowl out in the big stainless steel sink, she filled the bowl with water and set it on the floor near his food bowl.
Metallurgy gives us steel with which we can fashion either swords or plowshares.
Cautiously her fingers felt the ground around her and touched the cold steel barrel.
She wrapped her hand around the doorknob and turned it from steel into a rag and pushed the door open.
Dusty shouted as a chunk of stone crushed a stainless steel cabinet.
Extensive coal mines are in the vicinity, and there are manufactures of iron and steel, mill machinery, door and sash factories, etc., as well as several shipbuilding yards.
Not 'little steel pegs.'
However that may be, I was struck by the peculiar toughness of the steel which bore so many violent blows without being worn out.
Adrienne grabbed a large stainless steel spoon from its hanger on the wall and primped at her distorted reflection.
Rostov was particularly struck by the beauty of a small, pure-bred, red- spotted bitch on Ilagin's leash, slender but with muscles like steel, a delicate muzzle, and prominent black eyes.
She followed, uninterested in the sterile glass and stainless steel landscape.
The elevator door opened and he stepped inside, swallowed by its stainless steel walls.
By "make a car," I mean really make a car: dig iron ore out of the ground, smelt it to steel, wildcat for oil, find oil and refine it into gasoline, and so on.
He was behind Dean and before Dean could realize what was happening, Winston grabbed his right arm and with a quick metallic click Dean was securely fastened to the brass bedpost by a steel handcuff.
And steel-toed boots that would go right through any bad guys who got in his way.
Likhachev got up, rummaged in his pack, and soon Petya heard the warlike sound of steel on whetstone.
Dusty considered her before gazing back at the mutilated creature on top of the stainless steel lab counter.
Retrieving her robe from the bed, she was about to put it on when his hand captured her arm in a steel grip.
A stainless steel sink was set into home made cabinets, whose cutting board top was marred with years of use.
The first gate consisted of a few dozen men better armed than his team atop a thick steel wall with an iron core.
Parkside's economy was less than spectacular, but at least it didn't require dependency on the fickle business of mines, steel or manufacturing for its fiscal survival.
The battles were silent, the swords clashing without the clang of steel she expected to hear.
3), mounted on a strong steel bolt having a broad base flange, is employed.
He swiped a badge to enter what she imagined was the Mecca of all science labs, with rows of stainless steel, machines, computers, and glass.
Jackson had hoped to make plans with Elisabeth, but he couldn't very well ask her over and say, "Don't mind the steel shutters on all the windows."
If one of his steel-toed boots connected with her head, she'd be dead.
The death-dealer gave her another long look before she pointed to the stainless steel box at the end of the kitchen.
At least, that was her first impression of the eight- by-eight room with its steel-framed bed, simple mattress, and no furniture.
He grabbed an order of French fries and a burger at the drive-in of a national chain, eating on the road, licking the salt from his fingers as he searched among the glass and steel structures for the address he had jotted down earlier.
Metallurgy.The average production and value of iron and steel manufactured in France in the last four decades of the I 9th century is shown below Cast Iron.
Taking the number of hands engaged in the industry as a basis of comparison, the most important departments as regards iron and steel working in 1901 were:
The needle (in the modern pattern) is of soft iron, and is kept magnetized in ductively by the action of two permanent steel magnets.
The cotton gin, steel ploughs, tractors, combines, and a thousand other inventions would forever change the farm.
All the comforts of home, except behind the rich brocade fabric walls stood twenty-four inches of rebar reinforced concrete and the door consisted of eight-inch diameter solid steel bars.
Mayer's telephone rang and he excused himself to answer it, leaving Dean at Jeffrey Byrne's grey steel desk.
A large number of cotton mills furnish the chief source of industry; printing, dyeing and bleaching of cotton and calico, spinning and weaving machine making, iron and steel works, and collieries in the neighbourhood, are also important.
In 1900 the Birmingham district produced six-sevenths of the total pig iron exported from the United States, and in 1902 nine-tenths of Alabama's coal, coke and pig iron; in 1905 Jefferson county produced 67.5% of the total iron and steel product of the state, and 62.5% of the pig iron produced by the state.
The first steel plant in the southern states was established at Birmingham in 1897; in 1902, at Ensley, one of the suburbs, there were 10 furnaces controlled by one company.
The first puddling works were opened in 1839, and Troy was long the centre of the New York iron and steel industry; in 1865 the second Bessemer steel works in the United States were opened here.
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The company also owns iron mines, limestone and quartz quarries, large iron-works at Domnarfvet and elsewhere, a great extent of forests and saw-mills, and besides the output of the copper mines it produces manufactured iron and steel, timber, wood-pulp, bricks and charcoal.
The speed of the ship can be roughly estimated from the speed of the engines; it is more accurately obtained by one or other of the various forms of log, or it may be measured by paying out continuously a steel wire over a measuring wheel.
Using these buoys to guide the direction of tow, a grapnel, a species of fivepronged anchor, attached to a strong compound rope formed of strands of steel and manila, is lowered to the bottom and dragged at a slow speed, as it were ploughing a furrow in the sea bottom, in a line at right angles to the cable route, until the behaviour of the dynamometer shows that the cable is hooked.
What we need to make its parts—iron ore to make steel, rubber to make tires, sand to make glass, petroleum to make plastics—is generally a few cents' worth of raw materials.
"Can it or can it not be?" he now thought as he looked at her and listened to the light click of the steel needles.
The city has lumber and fishing interests (perch, whitefish, sturgeon, pickerel, bass, &c. being caught in Saginaw Bay), large machine shops and foundries (value of products in 1905, $ 1, 743, 1 55, or 31% of the total of the city's factory products), and various manufactures, including ships (wooden and steel), wooden ware, woodpipe, veneer, railroad machinery, cement, alkali and chicory.
The revolving part is made with two side frames of cast iron or steel plates, and to these the lifting gear is attached.
Derrick cranes are made of all powers, from the timber I-ton hand derrick to the steel 150-ton derrick used in shipbuilding yards.
9) consists of a steel braced tower, on which revolves a large horizontal double cantilever; the forward part of this cantilever or jib carries the lifting crab, and the jib is extended backwards in order to form a support for the machinery and counter-balance.
The hydraulic lifting cylinders are placed inside the revolving steel mast or post, and the cabin for the driver FIG.
The cost derives from the application of huge amounts of energy, intelligence, and technology to obtain and process the raw materials: digging and smelting to create high-grade steel, harvesting and refining and molding to make rubber parts, and so on.
She tossed the chopped lettuce into a large stainless steel bowl.
Sofia lay on the cold steel table, her tears still wet but her eyes open and staring blankly.
I can't imagine trying to sleep with just a couple of little steel pegs hammered into the rock the only thing holding me from a couple of thousand foot drop!
They came up to a steel trestle that held the ancient penstock above an open gorge.
He moved up the steel trestle by the ice climbing area designated The Schoolroom.
A steel cylinder (about the thickness of a goose-quill), which forms the micrometer screw, has two threads cut upon it, one-half being cut with a thread double the pitch of the other.
All the essential parts of the micrometer, including the slides, micrometer box, tube, etc., are of steel or cast-iron, so that changes of temperature do not affect the adjustments.
Immediately outside the city limits in 1905 there were many large manufactories, including the repair shops of the Southern railroad; iron and steel, car wheels and cotton-oil were among the products of the suburban factories.
In unlimited supply, important deposits of rich iron ores suitable for smelting purposes; and for the manufacture of steel of certain descriptions abundance of manganese, chrome and tungsten ores are available.