Punchings and drillings are also treated by the process known as puddling.
Much ridicule had been poured on the drillings with dummy muskets.
Nothing more complex than the lichens had ever evolved there, as thousands of drillings into the crust of the planet had shown.
At short intervals these are replaced by the sand-pump, which removes the drillings.
The drillings from the blasting bore-holes collected make the best test.
"The drillings pay when comes the day," retorted the colonel, so surprised at this betrayal into rhyme that he repeated it.
When this box is full, melt the drillings and pour off in the burning lead mould.
It consists of groups of five vertical flutes in alternation with drillings forming upward and downward arcs or double festoons.
There are the same fluted groups with oval ornaments composed of drillings between.
Drillings forming184 festoons with a tiny ornament above alternate with groups of seven vertical dotted lines.