I went aft, ascended the poop, where, under the awning, gleamed the brasses
of the yacht-like fittings, the polished surfaces of the rails, the glass of the skylights.
Reginald Wilfer is a name with rather a grand sound, suggesting on first acquaintance brasses
in country churches, scrolls in stained-glass windows, and generally the De Wilfers who came over with the Conqueror.
are the traditional decoration on draft horse harnesses, hanging from the top of the headstall, on the horse's forehead.
I thought the ornaments were a lot more interesting and unusual, after I got bored with horse brasses
Whiting, CANMET/Materials Technology Laboratory, discussed their AFS research to determine the effect of bismuth (Bi) and selenium (Se) additions on the mechanical properties of leaded brasses
(C83600 and C84400).
Comparisons were made of different combinations of tube brasses
and filler materials at different temperatures, to determine the most durable products.
However, little research has been done on the effects of filtering on castings of the family of manganese bronzes and silicon brasses
and bronzes, which are susceptible to dross-related defects.