Blow torch


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Blow torch

A small self-contained hand-held torch that burned some volatile liquid hydrocarbon such as gasoline. The fuel was fed to the burner by pressurizing the fuel tank with air from a small self-contained hand pump. The flame was not hot enough for welding and was mostly used to heat Soldering irons or pipe connections requiring soldering.
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The boiling water does the same as the blow torch and boils the weed.
Put down that blow torch and step away from the plumbing.
The heat from the backlash against Gavin Williamson's appointment could power an industrial blow torch.
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She was upset because a supporter of Mr Corbyn had sent her a message online which she understood as a threat to take a blow torch to her neck - one of a number of threats or abusive messages the MP has received.
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But not with a fancy blow torch - they have to use a grill, resulting in some panicked looks.
Add a sprinkle onto the top of the mac and use a blow torch to crisp or transfer the mixture into a baking dish, top with crumbs and bake for 15 minutes.
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