Hunter held out a small scrap of paper.
One day you'll be glad you have this in your scrap book.
"Right enough, friend," said he, and, having sat down, took out of his knapsack a scrap of blue French cloth, and wrapped it round his foot.
I've tossed him a scrap of bread but I fear it will be inadequate to meet his long-term needs.
Alloy scrap containing chiefly copper with, say 5 or 6% of gold,.
A scrap of annals has been found extending from the earliest times to the Vth Dynasty, as well as a very fragmentary list of kings reaching nearly to the end of the Middle Kingdom, to help out the scattered data of the other monuments.
Often the formula was written on a strip of rag or a scrap of papyrus and tied round the neck of the person for whom it was intended.
It is also necessary to add that there is one small scrap of papyrus of the 3rd century containing a few verses of the 4th Gospel.
In some British and Swedish " pig and ore " practice (§ 98), on the other hand, little or no scrap is used, and here the removal of the large quantity of carbon, silicon and phosphorus prolongs the process to 17 hours.
Hamilton's A Staff Officer's Scrap Book, and the second to the reports of the British attaches (The Russo-Japanese War: British Officers' Reports, War Office, 1908).
Finally, the strain upon municipal finances incident to a realization of civic improvements has called attention to intangible wealth: street railways are no longer taxed as scrap iron but as working systems, with due attention to their franchises; and there is a beginning of the doctrine that the increase in value of unimproved realty constitutes income that should be taxed.
For administrative convenience the "stars" - whose name comes from the scrap of crimson cloth worn on cap and jacket sleeve - have been generally concentrated at Portland, and employed in labours specially allotted to them, for the most part demanding a higher rate of intelligence than the general average shown by convicts.
With every scrap of will power she possessed, she resisted the urge to help him with the buttons.
Tradition, mythology and later customs make it possible to recover a scrap of the political history of that far-off time.
He was, after his student course, appointed stipendiarius by the Arna-Magnaean trustees, and worked for fourteen years in the Arna-Magnaean Library till, as he said, he knew every scrap of old vellum and of Icelandic written paper in that whole collection.
Partly for this reason and partly because pieces of wood and dirt are apt to be included with the scrap, the market value of Ceara rubber is usually less than that of Para.
The proportion of pig to scrap used depends chiefly on the relative cost of these two materials, but sometimes in part also on the carbon-content which the resultant steel is to have.
The chief impurities are copper and ferric sulphates; the former may be removed by adding scrap iron, which precipitates the copper; the latter is eliminated by recrystallization.
It is manufactured by piling pyrites in heaps and exposing to atmospheric oxidation, the ferrous sulphate thus formed being dissolved in water, and the solution run into tanks, where any sulphuric acid which may be formed is decomposed by adding scrap iron.
Thus in the Westphalian pig and scrap practice, scrap usually forms 75 or even 80% of the charge, and pig only from 20 to 25%, indeed only enough to supply the carbon inevitably burnt out in melting the charge and heating it up to a proper casting temperature; and here the charge lasts only about 6 hours.
We must live, we must love, and we must believe that we live not only today on this scrap of earth, but have lived and shall live forever, there, in the Whole, said Pierre, and he pointed to the sky.
For instance it lasts only about 82 hours when equal parts of pig and scrap are used, instead of the 112 hours of the basic process.
On this account it is often exported in strings or " scrap " and, not usually in biscuits or balls.
The oxygenated metal is prepared by melting cast iron diluted with as much scrap steel as is available, and oxidizing it with the flame and with iron ore as it lies in a thin molten layer, on the hearth of a large open-hearth furnace; the thinness of the layer hastens the oxidation, and the large size of the furnace permits considerable frothing.
In time the original impure copper of the plates becomes replaced by refined copper, but if the plates are initially very impure and dissolve irregularly, it may happen that much residual scrap may have to be remelted, or that some of the metal may be twice refined, thus involving a waste of energy.
The open-hearth process consists in making molten steel out of pig or cast iron and " scrap," i.e.
The " pig and ore " or " Siemens " variety of the process works chiefly by oxidation, the " pig and scrap " or " Siemens-Martin " variety chiefly by dilution, sometimes indeed by extreme dilution, as when Io parts of cast iron are diluted with 90 parts of scrap. Both varieties may be carried out in the basic and dephosphorizing way, i.e.
He scribbled Ethel Rosewater's name and address on a scrap of paper.
He had picked up the scrap of a grenade that had killed an aide-de-camp standing near the commander-in-chief and had taken it to his commander.
Thus the actual cost of conversion by the acid process is materially less than by the basic, but this difference is more than outweighed in most places by the greater cost of pig and scrap free enough from phosphorus to be used in the undephosphorizing acid process.
Scrap mica is ground to powder or used in the manufacture of micanite.
version of cast iron into steel, of course, consists in lessening its content of the several foreign elements, carbon, silicon, phosphorus, &c. The open-hearth process does this by two distinct steps: (I) by oxidizing and removing these elements by means of the flame of the furnace, usually aided by the oxygen of light charges of iron ore, and (2) by diluting them with scrap steel or its equivalent.
The liquor was then filtered from the iron oxides, and the filtrate treated with scrap iron, which precipitated the copper and reformed ferrous chloride, which could be used in the first stage of the process.
The common practice in the United States is to use about equal parts of pig and scrap, and here the usual length of a charge is about 112 hours.
For over forty years Arni stuck to his task, rescuing every scrap he could lay hands on from the risks of the Icelandic climate and carelessness, and when he died only one good MSS.
The rubber comes into commerce in thick strips or sheets or as " scrap."
The latex, which exudes slowly and in many tortuous courses, some of it ultimately falling on the ground, is allowed to remain on the tree for several days, until it becomes dry and solid, when it is pulled off in strings, which are either rolled up into balls or put into bags in loose masses, in which form it enters commerce under the name of Ceara " scrap."
She picked up her plate and scraped the food into a scrap bowl for the cat.
Let's get out of this here kennel and let the hound dogs scrap for themselves.
A few minutes later he returned with a scrap of wood, some nails and a hammer.
Both carbon and alloy steels are produced in electric arc furnaces and scrap rather than molten metal is used as the base material.
backtracked on plans to scrap the voucher system, despite intense pressure from trade unions.
Students practiced using scrap, found and home made tools for waxing in conjunction with stencils before embarking on their finished batiks.
If the master cylinder bore is scored, the whole unit is scrap and will need to be replaced.
scrap chits were also much used at Crawley but there was usually no charge, whereas a nominal sum was always charged at Southend.
Terraced houses crammed close with a rainbow of laundry set out to dry, a colorful scrap collage filling in back gardens.
The Swanage site is extremely compact, so use is made of every scrap of space.
One last Class 29 remained for many years among some older compatriots in the scrap line at Woodham's in Barry, South Wales.
crane jib loading scrap metal into the unit.
cylinder bore is scored, the whole unit is scrap and will need to be replaced.
The increased dumping is partly due to scrap dealers charging for the disposal of old vehicles because of increased recycling costs.
Lists of registered scrap dealers are held by local authorities.
The table scrap thing makes a person feel like a benevolent despot, a human queen of the cat realm.
So -- we have come a long way from a tiny scrap of paper to the second largest distiller in England!
doomed to wander a cold and filthy scrap yard for eternity?
electric furnaced alloy steels are produced in electric arc furnaces and scrap rather than molten metal is used as the base material.
Even the eminently employable are left on the scrap heap.
flatbed truck with bunks cobbled from scrap steel hauled the necessarily short logs to the mill.
frosting varnish Foam sponge Scrap paper Saucer Low tack tape Method 1. Firstly make sure your glass is thoroughly clean.
heap of junk only fit for the scrap yard!
I feel like I'm the scrap heap at 41.
houseboat moored on the River Severn or from the Lydney scrap yard.
hunks of scrap metal to something that actually work.
ill-conceived plan to scrap grammar schools there?
Ever practical, Richard turned his hand to constructing home made incubators from scrap materials.
The ornate ironwork of the sanctuary screen was formed out of yet more scrap.
We pass close by to the working area with a large magnet on a crane jib loading scrap metal into the unit.
Scrap Heap Challenge Build a tank transporter using household junk to transport one, two or three model tanks.
Lets have a layman 's option: scrap the road fund license.
scrap metal Scrap metal can be taken to our Recycling Center.
First a visit to the local scrap yard for two 45 gallon oil drums (costs nowt ).
ornate ironwork of the sanctuary screen was formed out of yet more scrap.
The materials they re-use include prison blankets, car seat scrap leather, silk parachutes along with recycled rubber soles.
He plans to scrap the pound within two years.
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A brown recluse shifted, ready to spring from an old scrap of oak I angled through the iron doors onto the coals.
scrap the pound within two years.
scrap university tuition fees.
scrap metal merchants establishing a family business in 1890.
scrap metal dealers.
Jeff tore his eyes away from the tiny blond haired scrap in his arms.
scrap heap at 41.
scrap metal skip beckons!
scrap yard for heavy lorries.
scrap dealers are held by local authorities.
scrap merchant came looking for unwanted items.
scrap tire collection contractors.
Good professionals like Wotton, Norris and Nalis should ensure that they stay afloat, but they could get involved in the relegation scrap.
sell 1961 she was sold for scrap after a working life of 86 years.
sieved to remove any debris washed out of the scrap steel.
It is nice to get the last word in a scrap with the climate skeptics.
Has a market of spain when in spring princess scrap the Stella.
tin platecentrated copper solution was pumped into a set of tanks into which was put scrap iron from the tin-plate industry.
tracksuit pants without a scrap of make-up on, with a sticker with my name on it.
A relatively modern 1958 Ford flatbed truck with bunks cobbled from scrap steel hauled the necessarily short logs to the mill.
tyred tires are recycled by approved scrap tire collection contractors.
unaccounted-for gotta-do cramming your head onto its own scrap of paper.
unaccounted-for scrap of paper in your workstation that you can't junk.
This time around, poor Herbie starts out in a scrap yard about to be crushed.
If any individual blow proves to be too hot, it may be cooled by throwing cold " scrap " steel such as the waste ends of rails and other pieces, into the converter, or by injecting with the blast a little steam, which is decomposed by the iron by the endothermic reaction H20+Fe=2H+Fe0.
They would use the revenue from this to scrap university tuition fees.
They were horse traders and scrap metal merchants establishing a family business in 1890.
The registration process Salford has a dual application form which serves both motor salvage operators and scrap metal dealers.
Do n't delay - the scrap metal skip beckons !
Here we pass across the back of a scrap yard for heavy lorries.
One day a scrap merchant came looking for unwanted items.
Old tires are recycled by approved scrap tire collection contractors.
He buys a load of scrap iron to sell on, but gets conned.
In 1961 she was sold for scrap after a working life of 86 years.
First the slurry was sieved to remove any debris washed out of the scrap steel.
The flywheel suffered a far worse fate - being sold for scrap to the British Iron & Steel Corporation at Bedford and smelted down.
He looked down at the small scrap of paper in his hand, the spidery handwriting barely legible.
Has a market of spain when in spring princess scrap the stella.
The concentrated copper solution was pumped into a set of tanks into which was put scrap iron from the tin-plate industry.
The blades break up scrap and the coarse feed is crushed by toothed rollers.
I was in my tracksuit pants without a scrap of make-up on, with a sticker with my name on it.
The next step is to write down every unaccounted-for gotta-do cramming your head onto its own scrap of paper.
It starts with the exhortation to take every unaccounted-for scrap of paper in your workstation that you ca n't junk.
Ex-works engines, engines awaiting scrap and in workaday condition, and stripped down in the works are all included.
Scrapbooks make wonderful, unique baby gifts, and since no two scrap books are the same, your gift will certainly be one of a kind!
SendAFrame is the world's largest online retailer of ready-made and custom picture frames, photo albums and all manner of framing and scrap booking needs.
Supply fluctuates based on mining activities and the amount of silver recycled as scrap metal.
Ask the home improvement store if they have any scrap lumber that you can purchase for a very reduced rate.
Find throw-away scrap lumber at various building sites, or bulk trash pick ups; always ask before taking.
By looking for scrap lumber and carpet you can keep your costs down and help environment at the same time.
This type of litter, comprised of scrap bits from pine lumber, has many advantages over the popular clay and silica litter varieties.
Prepare your sewing machine carefully according to the manufacturer's instructions and test your thread setup on a starter scrap before you begin working with the pattern pieces.
Print on both sides of a sheet of paper or use the plain side for scrap paper.
This category includes manufacturers that reduce product packaging, greenhouse gases produced, or even the amount of scrap that must be reused.
Materials that are printed on a single side can be used as scrap paper.
Have everyone donate waste and scrap and share in the excitement of making your own compost in just four to six weeks.
According to an Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries report, recycling aluminum conserves 95 percent of the energy creating new aluminum from scratch requires.
Pre-consumer: Pre-consumer paper includes scrap paper created from manufacturing paper products, first print runs that are used to test print jobs, end of roll tubing, and misprints.
Copper and other metals: Scrap metal can be sold to salvagers.
These things can all be tricky to manage on your own, with a piece of scrap paper and a pencil.
Scrap wool and cotton fabrics were used to make these unique rugs that were traditionally round or oval, although square and rectangle shapes were also made.
Scrap Village has a good collection of fonts available in tif format (they are not compatible with Macintosh computers).
Do you scrap lots of pages with holiday themes or do you prefer to stick to papers with bold geometric patterns?
There is also a large line of exclusive Jo-Ann Scrap Essentials albums and embellishments.
Scrap Girls has several interesting downloads that intermediate to advanced digital scrapbook enthusiasts will enjoy.
You can find a variety of ideas for great scrapbook titles Scrap Sayings Web site.
Scrap Girls--The site offers a number of stamp and brush sets for family and pet themes.
For example, do you prefer to scrap sitting or standing?
Scrap Jazz: Scrap Jazz has helpful information on graduation scrapbooks.
Scrap Sayings has a nicely organized directory of title ideas for some of the most common scrapbook page themes.
Scrap Your Trip: Scrap Your Trip sells stickers in travel, holiday and nature themes.
Free digital scrap kits are convenient scrapbook design options.
Most free digital scrap kits are compatible with either Mac or IBM computer platforms.
Digital scrap kits come in general scrapbooking kits and theme scrapbook kits.
Digital scrap kits are helpful tools for anyone planning a scrapbook project.
Since there is a set number of photos from the event, you know ahead of time how many layouts you need to scrap.
Make a special piece of framed artwork for your scrap room or create a fun layout for the title page of your family scrapbook album.
Everything will be at your fingertips when you're ready to scrap.
Scrap Matters: Scrap Matters sells digital supplies and has a blog, gallery, chat and forum for scrapbookers to share ideas.
Scrap Girls: The Scrap Girls site has a learning section called the University, message boards and a blog for people to share and learn ideas.
A number of stores, such as Scrap Girls, also offer limited time digital freebies to anyone who visits their site.
Put a sheet of scrap paper over your design, then run over it with a brayer, two or three times, to help the powder stick more firmly.
Waiting for a package to arrive when you're eager to scrap can be quite frustrating.
Whether you position your Slice on a scrap of paper or a 12x12" square, you can position it easily with the help of a ruler located on its side.
While your local craft store has hundreds of options for scrapbook supplies, you can get even more creative when you make your own printable scrap paper.
Making your own scrap paper is a great option if you need a very specialized motif for your layout.
Printable scrap paper can be convenient and economical, and it's a great way to make your layouts even more eye-catching.
Keep any scrap papers organized in one place.
Small scrap pieces are exactly what you need to add finishing touches.
A scrap piece of green can turn into tree leaves.
Tackle boxes: This is strictly for those small scrap pieces of paper that every scrapbooker seems to wind up with, but can't bear to throw away.
Photo boxes: Another option for scrap pieces is photo boxes.
ShareHolidays has several layout and design ideas for you to try; you may also want to check out Scrap Girls for digital versions of New Year's embellishments.
The gallery is split into multiple categories that include layouts, cards, digital, scrap rooms, photos, and others.
Although portable systems don't accommodate as many supplies as stationary storage units, they do allow you to scrap on the go.
Have all your materials -- such as scrap paper, pencils, and calculator -- available.
For example, if you love the idea of personalized engraved invitations, but don't see yourself taking the time to stencil 250 cards, either scrap the idea or delegate it to someone else.
Many scrap booking or paper crafts stores will allow patrons to use store paper cutters at no charge, as long as supplies are purchased there.
Visit any paper crafts or scrap booking store to find a wide variety of ribbons, charms, brads, rivets, die cut shapes, and other embellishments.
You may think coming up with ideas to make my own scrap wedding invitations is more than you can handle as a busy bride-to-be.
Having a plan will make assembling the invitations easier after you have picked up your scrap supplies.
The best thing about planning ideas to make my own scrap wedding invitations is that you can revise as often as needed without paying a lot of money.
Use leftover scrap supplies to make up mock-invitations to see if you want a ribbon around the top, bottom, or middle of the page.
To gather ideas for scrap invites, visit craft stores, scrap websites, or read card-making magazines.
The little touches are what makes scrap wedding invitations unique.
Three dimensional objects add a bit of pizzazz to a scrap wedding invitation.
For the less crafty among us-or the time challenged-using a kit to make scrap invitations can be a great time saver but still allow you the freedom to add your own touch.
You can easily add a button, sticker, or ribbon embellishment to the designs to make them scrap invites.
This kit allows users to import photos, graphics, and other scrap embellishments to create truly unique invites.
For more inspiration when it comes to making your own scrap invitations, visit LoveToKnow Scrapbooking and LoveToKnow Crafts.
If you are unsure of how to assemble scrap invitations, Michaels offers step-by-step instructions to help you get the job done right.
Avoid a wedding guest etiquette faux pas by writing out a few lines on scrap paper before transferring it to the final card.
Remember to write your message out on a scrap piece of paper before putting it into the card.
Shirts that are too small can be cut into scrap material to patch damaged clothing or to make accessories like hair bandanas or small bags.
In fact, it ended up selling 12 ships for scrap metal.
Hinges: Pick these up for a dollar or two at your local hardware, or simply use an old scrap of leather or rubber.
It features the best qualities of both materials and keeps 300,000 tons of plastic and wood scrap out of landfills every year.
Practice on scrap molding first, so you don't have to worry about your first cuts.
Cut out a square of scrap sheetrock that fits inside the square cut from the wall.
A piece of scrap wood between the edge of the flooring and the mallet helps protect the flooring from damage.
A new section of drywall, usually a scrap, is cut to fit the area and affixed to the supporting plywood with drywall screws.
Gamers would analyze any little scrap of information about the game, and the introductory cinematic for games started to gain sophistication and theatrical bombast.
Print the labels on scrap paper first to make sure you like them.
When adults take part in such activities, they may inadvertently expose children to lead residue that is on their clothing or on scrap materials.
Visit scrap yards and recycling depots for bits and pieces of mechanical parts to put together.
Sometimes the homeowner simply forgets to send in the payment, or financial difficulties make it difficult to scrap together the total sum of the monthly payment.
Practice the design on scrap paper first.
It might also be a good idea to fold the model with scrap paper a few times before you use any of your expensive specialty paper.
The teardrop bikini, named so for its tear-like shape, is but a scrap of material that, truth be told, hides very little of the wearer's body!
As drones are destroyed in the game, they are taken to the scrap heap.
You can make homemade Christmas ornaments from a range of materials, many of which can be found around the house or in your craft or scrap box.
You can purchase suede fringe from the craft store or create a fringe scrap by cutting peaks into a strip or brown felt.
They were put together from old clothes and the scrap bag, adding props as needed.
Create many rough drafts on scrap paper before starting the real thing.
This will give you enough time to perfect your technique - or scrap the idea and cook something else instead.
Vera Bradley is known for creating floral quilted cloth purses, but there are many different options available, including cloth purses with a design in fabric or made from pieces of scrap material to create a special memory.
If you don't have enough ribbon, try cutting scrap fabric into thin strips.
These extend from old watches that no longer work and are being sold for scrap, through to top quality vintage watches that are fully serviced and ready for wear.
The company uses recycles all of its scrap materials, keeping tens of thousands of pounds of fabric from occupying space in landfills.
You can also used the ball foil to scrap off food immediately after grilling.
But there are options available to us that will make our quilts look more like the treasured scrap quilts of old, and there are three easy projects you can do to make keepsake quilts of your own from things around the house.
You can use almost any pattern to make a scrap quilt, or just incorporate some clothing into a quilt that also uses new fabric.
If you use a pen, make sure that you test it on a scrap of fabric before using it on your quilt top and mark very lightly in any case so even if all the ink does not wash out, you won't be able to see it around the stitching.
Use a fabric-safe ink, such as StazOn, to stamp on a fabric scrap, then attach it to your card.
Before stamping directly onto your project, practice on a piece of scrap paper.
Practice on scrap pieces of fabric if you are new to this craft.
Scrap Time: This podcast features projects with an artsy feel, including many collage-inspired styles.
Counterpane, written by Roz, is a wonderful blog about this grandmother's love of scrap quilting.
Stillmeadow Quilting, by blogger Elinor Dashwood, features her beautifully made scrap quilts.
Quilting with the Past, by Lucy, loves scrap quilts and those with an antique look.
You can create anything, including people, vehicles, animals, flowers, and many other embellishments, with a small amount of scrap paper and a quilling tool.
Use a fabric-safe ink, such as StazOn, to stamp on a fabric scrap, and then attach it to your card.
Tie a scrap of ribbon around the top of the jar to give the bunny a bow tie.
Cut the fabric scrap into a rectangle, about 24 inches long by 10 inches wide.
He gave his parents a guarantee that if he didn't make it by the age 26, he would scrap the music and get a "real" job.
But Allen decided to scrap conventional thought and take a risk.
If the equipment you were hoping to get doesn't come in at a price you can afford, scrap it and move on.
Celtic legend places fairies in both Ireland and Scotland - an ancient legend from the Isle of Skye holds that the MacLeod family possesses a scrap of fabric gifted to a chieftain by a fairy lover.
The trendy look of lace nail art can be accomplished at home by using a scrap piece of lace or tulle fabric as a 'stamp'.
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