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Concrete from Sand Molds; A Practical Treatise Explaining a Simple System of Molding Ornamental and Plain Concrete or Cast Stone with Molds of Wet San (Paperback) Loot Price: R222
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Concrete from Sand Molds; A Practical Treatise Explaining a Simple System of Molding Ornamental and Plain Concrete or Cast...

Concrete from Sand Molds; A Practical Treatise Explaining a Simple System of Molding Ornamental and Plain Concrete or Cast Stone with Molds of Wet San (Paperback)

Albert Allison Houghton

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Loot Price R222 Discovery Miles 2 220

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1910. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... PAGE Monolithic work, molding 69 value of 7 Monument, making sand molds for 7, 74 patterns for 7 . 74 placing the concrete 74 removing work from molds 74, 75 Metal ties in blocks 120, 121 N Nails, use of in molds 46 0 Old-style block "9 One-piece patterns, molds from 54, 56 Origin of sand-mold process 9 Ornamental brick 126 P Parting, how made l8, 49 materials to use for 3 DEGREES Pattern for large cylinder 73 Patterns, advantage of '4 bracket 97 butterbowl 97 buttons 97 collapsible 92 column 96 how made 93 jardiniere 96 log as 94 mouldings 96, 97 metal ceiling 98 pedestal 94, 96 PAGE Patterns, placing same in flask 20 plaster of Paris 98-99 rope 93 rosettes 97 strawboard as pattern material 100, 101 Pins to hold pattern together 37 Plaster patterns 4 . 98 Pouring concrete 131,132 Preparing sand mixture 21 Principle of process 16 Preventing sand from sticking to pattern 40 Protective coating for patterns 43. 44 Proportions for concrete 133 Protecting the molding surface of molds 30 Puddling the concrete 131 Q Quarter sections of flask 46 . R Rapid molding of brick 127 Reinforcement, how made 134 placing 134, 135 retaining in position 135 Releasing pattern from mold 48 Removing patterns, metal 41 plaster and wood 4 Reversing the flask 3 7 Rock-face effects, blocks of stone as patterns 86, 88 broken rock effect 89 how made 89, 90 PAGE Rock-face effects, tools employed and how used 90 face plates for 85 finishing broken surface 91 patterns, how made 85, 86 Rough cast finish, how secured 31 S Sand, for face plates 22 molds and cores 108 placing in flask 20 Sawdust, use of 25 Shellac, use on pattern 43 Statuary, making sand molds for 98, 99 Strawboard, use as patterns 100, 101 Straight-edge, how made 37 Strengthening molds with wood strips 49 Sup...

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Imprint: General Books LLC
Country of origin: United States
Release date: 2012
First published: 2012
Authors: Albert Allison Houghton
Dimensions: 246 x 189 x 2mm (L x W x T)
Format: Paperback - Trade
Pages: 34
ISBN-13: 978-1-4590-6425-6
Categories: Books > Humanities > History
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LSN: 1-4590-6425-9
Barcode: 9781459064256

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