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  • Plate-glass is manufactured in this manner in thicknesses varying from 1 in.

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  • In the deeper German pits, where great thicknesses of water-bearing strata have to be traversed, the first establishment expenses are so great that in order to increase output the shaft is sometimes provided with a complete double equipment of cages and engines.

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  • Again, in North America, the greatest thicknesses are found along the mountainous regions on the west and on the east - reaching 12,000 ft.

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  • The first consists of cutting up the various fabrics and materials employed into shapes suitable for forming the leaves, petals, &c.; this may be done by scissors, but more often stamps are employed which will cut through a dozen or more thicknesses at one blow.

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  • It is, however, equally important that the glass as a whole should be flat and remains flat during the process of gradual cooling (annealing), otherwise great thicknesses of glass would have to be ground away at the projecting parts of the sheet.

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  • Post-Pliocene "Aral-Caspian deposits," containing the usual fossils (Hydrobia, Neritina, eight species of Cardium, two of Dreissena, three of Adacna and Lithoglyphus caspius), attain thicknesses varying from 105 ft.

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  • Here clastic rocks predominate, while limestone is more abundant in the interior, If the maximum thicknesses of all Devonian formations be added together, the total for the system is as much as 15,000 ft.; but such a thickness is not found in any one pluce.

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  • If maximum thicknesses of its several parts in different localities, as usually measured, are added together, the total would approach or reach 25,000 ft.; but the strata of any one region have scarcely more than half this thickness, and the average is much less.

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  • The thickness of the system in the west is great, the formations of each of the several stages mentioned above running into thousands of feet, as thicknesses are commonly measured.

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  • Thicknesses of several thousand feet are recorded at other points in California and elsewhere along the coast farther north.

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  • The thicknesses, especially where the formations are metamorphosed, are uncertain.

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  • Both plain and gemstone varieties are available in a range of thicknesses.

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  • If 1 2 and t l are thicknesses traversed by the extreme rays, t = t 2 - t,, and if, as is usually the case, the prism is filled right up to its refraction cap, = o, and t becomes equal to the greatest thickness of the medium which is made use of.

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  • In North America, the principal region of volcanic activity lay in the west; great thicknesses of igneous rocks occur in the Lower Carboniferous rocks of British Columbia, and from the middle of the period until near its close volcanoes were active from Alaska to California.

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  • The heavy old-fashioned country-made packages are rapidly being replaced by light-tared Boxes made from several thicknesses of veneer pressed closely together, most of which come from Russia.

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  • Over these thicknesses they are used chiefly for the largest marine boilers.

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  • Shares that at first represented so many dollars per foot in a tangible mine were multiplied and remultiplied until they came to represent paper thicknesses or almost nothing, yet still their prices mounted upward.

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  • Nothing could be more striking than the difference between the thicknesses in western and eastern Europe; in Brittany the deposits are over 24,000 ft.

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  • The radii, thicknesses and distances are continually altered until the errors of the image become sufficiently small.

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  • The method consists in comparing the intensity after transmission through a layer of known thickness of the absorbent with the intensity of light from the same source which has not passed through the medium, k being thus obtained for various thicknesses and found to be constant.

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  • The first essential is an elevated observatory; the next is a long series of bolographs taken at different times of the year and of the day, to examine the effect of interposing different thicknesses of air and its variation in transparency (chiefly due to water vapour).

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  • The magnitudes of the maximum shearing stresses are indicated by the algebraic differences of the thicknesses of the lines of principal stress.

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  • Both rock-salt and carbon bisulphide are extremely transparent to the luminous and also to the infra-red rays The iodine in the solution, however, has the property of absorbing the luminous rays, while transmitting the infra-red rays copiously, so that in sufficient thicknesses the solution appears nearly black.

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  • Upper and Middle Cretaceous, containing phosphates, gypsum, naphtha, sulphur and alum, attain thicknesses of 2000 and 5000 ft.

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  • It is clear that direct transmission through the plate at a point where the thicknesses of the prisms are d 1 and d 2 will introduce a relative retardation of (µ,; -, u o) (d l - d2) between streams polarized in planes parallel and perpendicular to the edges of the prisms,, u o, and being the ordinary and the extraordinary refractive indices; and it is hence possible by an adjustment of the thickness to reduce elliptically polarized to plane polarization at an assigned point marked off by two parallel lines.

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  • For this reason Amici constructed objectives of a similar aperture and focus for different thicknesses of glass covers.

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  • Granulated cork has practically the same insulating properties as silicate cotton, and the same thicknesses may be used.

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  • Castille Glass A range of acid etched glass patterns in 4mm and 6mm thicknesses.

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  • The thicknesses of the-PSI trimer and CP43'-PSI trimer supercomplex are approximately the same, as seen in Fig.

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  • In this way several thicknesses of paper can be perforated at the same time, which is a great convenience for press work, since copies of the same message have often to be transmitted to several newspapers at the same time.

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  • The warping constant is a function of bulb radius, and of the thicknesses and lengths of the two legs.

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  • This lining can be made of different materials and different thicknesses, but the easiest way to vary how effective the diaper performs is to vary the number of inserts you use, as well as the way in which you fold them.

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  • Foam cushions come in different thicknesses.

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  • The game offers numerous options like the ability to change your hair color or hair style or the opportunity to pick between different makeup colors and thicknesses.

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  • Girls plush socks come in a few different thicknesses; choose the thickness of plush sock that corresponds to how cold the girl's feet generally get.

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  • The company offers a wide variety of sizes, shapes and thicknesses to accommodate any player, but they also accept special requests.

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  • Drywall typically comes in four-foot by five-foot sheets and in thicknesses between a quarter and five eighths of an inch.

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  • Modern commercial carpet tiles are available in a huge variety of colors, designs, thicknesses and tufts.

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  • Coated copper wires, which are often referred to as craft wires, are available in a wide range of colors and thicknesses.

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  • If you are not certain of the dimensions given, Maryland Metrics has an excellent conversion table that is easy to understand.These elegant gold style earrings are available in many different diameters and thicknesses.

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  • The vintage patterns will always be lovely and inspiring, but remember that you need to size them more carefully because yarn thicknesses have changed since the 1940s.

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  • Retired engineers might also enjoy different types of writing instruments, such as mechanical pens and pencils of various thicknesses.

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  • You can play around with different thicknesses for the lenses or add more LEDs to see if you can get the glasses to work even better in the dark.

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  • They have soft ear covers, and also has varied thicknesses over the surface for optimal performance.

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  • They come in different sizes, thicknesses, and styles.

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  • In order to sport this style, simply begin creating braids of various thicknesses around the sides and back of the head.

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  • Neoprene ranges in thicknesses from 1/16 to 1/4 of an inch.

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  • That means you can mix and match colors, thicknesses, and styles.

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  • The hinged top is adjustable for various food thicknesses.

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  • The names aren't really that important, but it can help to know what the different thicknesses look and feel like.

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  • Select cotton or microfiber underwear in a variety of colors and waistband thicknesses.

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  • Today, nylons come in varying thicknesses, textures, designs and colors, so it can be overwhelming to choose the perfect pair.

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  • This kind of hosiery is available in different colors, patterns and thicknesses.

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  • Cultivated caterpillars produce the fiber, and manufacturers use the silk in varying thicknesses for a variety of uses.

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  • They are available in different thicknesses and dimensions, so you should try to find the hip pads that suit your frame--thick works well for men with heavier frames.

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  • Sheets are of thicknesses of less than 4 in.

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  • It was then customary to print with a good deal of packing, usually consisting of a thick blanket together with several thicknesses of paper, all of which intervened between the printing and the impression surface, whether the latter was flat or cylindrical.

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  • This is particularly necessary if the blocks are woodcuts, or electrotypes of woodcuts, which require a different cutting of perhaps three different thicknesses, all on thin hard paper, to give their full effect.

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  • All these rules are valid, inasmuch as the thicknesses and distances of the lenses are not to be taken into account.

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  • The maximum principal stresses are represented by the directions and thicknesses of the two systems of intersecting lines mutually at right angles.

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