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Enough hot water; immerse the
net for an hour or more, and
repeat the process (which is a
dirty one) 4 or 5 times ^ if necessary. It is
necessary ^ important to keep the solution
boiling. Hang the net to dry.
[The following text which appears in the original as a ‘family tree’ of constituents is included here as separate captions with bracketed entries separated vertically in the original shown separated by oblique strokes – all for the sake of clarity]
[Caption: Catechu or Cutch]
[Caption: Black C/ Pegu C/ Terra japonica] [Caption: Pale C / (Gambia)] [Caption: Areca C.]
[Caption: (Pegu C.)/ Blocks covered / with leaves. / (The best)] [Caption: Masses moulded / in sand / (Less pure)] [Caption: large cubes / in coarse / bags. / (Least pure.)]
Roughly, if the width of the net re-
quired is x” & the width of the
mesh pin y”,
no. of meshes to be made = x”⁄1.7y”
and the same formula applies to the lengths.
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