Their duration, however, is but limited; they require frequently to be hauled out of the water and dried, to prevent the hides from becoming water-soaked; and they eventually rot and go to pieces.
in such case, they would haul their boat on shore, at noon of the following day to dry; for notwithstanding every precaution, she was gradually getting water-soaked and rotten.
I dare say he found me a strange enough figure, naked, save for my water-soaked
trousers and socks, scalded, and my face and shoulders blackened by the smoke.
He could not quite abandon all hope, and so he seized a water-soaked
rag and squeezed the precious drops between the swollen lips of the hideous thing that had but a few short days before glowed with the resplendent life of happy youth and glorious beauty.
The solitary trampish-looking foreigner, with water-soaked
clothing and haggard face and anxious eyes, was as much alone as he hurried past them, as much unheeded and as lost, as if he had been a thousand miles deep in a wilderness.
Also, in this slime occurred at intervals a water-soaked
tea-leaf or coffee-ground, and there were in it fragments of earth and litter.
In the pocket of his coat Winifred found the letter that he had written her the night before he left New York, water-soaked
and illegible, but because of its length, she knew it had been meant for her.
After 24-hour water-soak
tests, all of the composites were stable (dimensional stability), no distortion or sponge-like behavior were observed.
Cohan specified techniques for durable stone restoration and prevention of future deterioration: replacement of cracked limestone, stone dutchman repair instead of cement patching, repinning with stainless steel anchors, roof repairs, complete facade cleaning by the gentle water-soak
method, localized stain removal, and a water repellent coating for added protection from water penetration through the sandblasted original stone.
2), After the 24-hour water-soak
and 2-hour boil tests, IB strength (ratio of IB values before and after test) differed in MDF and flakeboard (Fig.
Of particular interest is the fact that several copolymer resins provided greater than 90 percent wood failure after a vacuum-pressure water-soak