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Blaster's Handbook; 175th Anniversary Edition

E. I. du Pont

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Item Description: Dupont, 1981. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Connecting readers since 1972. Customer service is our top priority. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000404240

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Blaster's Handbook: Describing Practical Methods of Using Explosives for Various Purposes, Sixth Edition

Published by Canadian Industries Ltd January 1973 (1973)

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Item Description: Canadian Industries Ltd January 1973, 1973. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good - Cash. 1968 Edition. Minor rubbing and wear to cover. Text is clean, binding is secure. Corners are bumped. Ffep has a chunk ripped out of it. Front hinge is cracked and webbing is exposed. Water stain to top corner of the text block. Some soiling to edges of the text block. Bookseller Inventory # 381096

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Blaster's Handbook: A Manual Describing Explosives and Practical Methods of Use

Sales Development Section of the Explosives Department

Published by Dupont, Wilmington (1969)

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Item Description: Dupont, Wilmington, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 12mo. 525 pp., illus. Minor handling to covers, previous owner ink stamp, moisture rippling to top page margins. Bookseller Inventory # C6155

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Blaster's Handbook (175th Anniversary Edition)

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Published by E.I. Du Pont De Nemouirs & Co. (1977)

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Item Description: E.I. Du Pont De Nemouirs & Co., 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. GREEN BOARDS. HOTOS AND ILLUSTRATIONS. 494 PAGES. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-11169749368

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Blaster's Handbook : 175th Anniversary Editon.

Technical Services Section, Expolsive Products Division.

Published by Wilmington: E.I.du Pont De Nemours & Co., 1977. (1977)

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Item Description: Wilmington: E.I.du Pont De Nemours & Co., 1977., 1977. 494pp, (5.25 x 8 inches), b&w photos and drawings, tables, index. Near Fine/Very Good, hardcover with dust jacket. The book itself is crisp, bright, tight, corners sharp, no markings. The jacket is lightly worn with a 3/4 inch tear on the rear panel. Now in a DJ protector. History and properties of explosives, DuPunt's role, ANFO, water gels, dynamite, initiation devices, primers, methods and techniques, equipment and practices, use in quarries and open pit mining, underground mining, seismic exploration, construction, tunneling, submarine and controlled blasting, et al. Bookseller Inventory # 22549

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Blaster s Handbook (Paperback)

E I Du Pont De Nemours Company

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ISBN 10: 1236278143 ISBN 13: 9781236278142

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 Excerpt: .but, unless rock is encountered. are loaded much lighter, the object being simply to blast enough to loosen the material, making the digging easy. DIGGING POST AND POLE HOLES Dynamite is useful in digging both shallow and deep holes for fence posts and for telephone and other classes of poles. First remove the soft sur face to a depth of from 6 to 8 inches, or down to the hard ground, and to the full diameter of the desired hole. This will 7 1 V / prove helpful even where there /, is but a few inches of soft ground. The hole is then ready for punching the bore hole-for loading. Shallow Holes--For shal. low holes drill or punch a bore hole in the center of the shallow hole by a suitable method (page 59) to about the depth of the desired hole and load it with a small charge of Red Cross Extra 20 , primed with a blasting cap and fuse. A test shot will show whether the holes should be tamped or Fig. 99.--Method of loading to blast a shallow pole or post hole. The object is to loosen the soil so that it can be easily shoveled. not. Such a blast will so loosen the hard ground or shale as to make shoveling easy (Fig. 99). Deep H0les.--For deep holes the bore hole should be several inches deeper than the desired pole hole. The charge is prepared by cutting the dynamite cartridges into pieces from 1 to 4 inches long and tying them to a lath as is shown in Fig. 100, the extreme end piece being primed. The entire charge is lowered into the hole (Fig. 101), so that the primer is some 18 ins. to 20 ins. below the surface, and fired. The effect of the blast is to spring the soil back and form the hole. As the blast has affected the soil to its full depth the hole is deeper than needed. Fig. l00.--The size of each cartridge and distance apart on the stick Ire ch. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781236278142

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Blaster s Handbook (Paperback)

E I Du Pont De Nemours Company

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ISBN 10: 1236278143 ISBN 13: 9781236278142

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Item Description: Rarebooksclub.com, United States, 2012. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 246 x 189 mm. Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 Excerpt: .but, unless rock is encountered. are loaded much lighter, the object being simply to blast enough to loosen the material, making the digging easy. DIGGING POST AND POLE HOLES Dynamite is useful in digging both shallow and deep holes for fence posts and for telephone and other classes of poles. First remove the soft sur face to a depth of from 6 to 8 inches, or down to the hard ground, and to the full diameter of the desired hole. This will 7 1 V / prove helpful even where there /, is but a few inches of soft ground. The hole is then ready for punching the bore hole-for loading. Shallow Holes--For shal. low holes drill or punch a bore hole in the center of the shallow hole by a suitable method (page 59) to about the depth of the desired hole and load it with a small charge of Red Cross Extra 20 , primed with a blasting cap and fuse. A test shot will show whether the holes should be tamped or Fig. 99.--Method of loading to blast a shallow pole or post hole. The object is to loosen the soil so that it can be easily shoveled. not. Such a blast will so loosen the hard ground or shale as to make shoveling easy (Fig. 99). Deep H0les.--For deep holes the bore hole should be several inches deeper than the desired pole hole. The charge is prepared by cutting the dynamite cartridges into pieces from 1 to 4 inches long and tying them to a lath as is shown in Fig. 100, the extreme end piece being primed. The entire charge is lowered into the hole (Fig. 101), so that the primer is some 18 ins. to 20 ins. below the surface, and fired. The effect of the blast is to spring the soil back and form the hole. As the blast has affected the soil to its full depth the hole is deeper than needed. Fig. l00.--The size of each cartridge and distance apart on the stick Ire ch. Bookseller Inventory # APC9781236278142

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BLASTER'S HANDBOOK: A Manual Describing Explosives and Practical Methods of Use

Explosives Department E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co.

Published by E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington, DE (1969)

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Item Description: E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington, DE, 1969. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fifteenth Edition. Original brown cloth stamped in gilt. Pictorial endpapers. 525 pages on glossy stock. Illustrated. A bright and fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 26164

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Blaster's Handbook. A Manual Describing Explosives and Practical Methods of Using Them

The Technical Section of the Explosives Department

Published by E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company (Inc.), Wilmington, Delaware (1942)

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Item Description: E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Company (Inc.), Wilmington, Delaware, 1942. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good Plus. 11th Edition. pp.339. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Some shelf wear otherwise good plus. Bookseller Inventory # 703240

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BLASTER'S HANDBOOK 175TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Explosives Department E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co.

Published by E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington, DE (1977)

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Item Description: E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington, DE, 1977. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Special 175th Anniversary Edition with all the latest information on the use of water gel explosives. Original green cloth stamped in silver gilt. The color pictorial endpapers were specially commissioned and illustrated by Andrew N. Wyeth. Thumb indexed. 494 pages on glossy stock. Illustrated. A bright and fine copy in moderately worn dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 26165

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BLASTER'S HANDBOOK 175TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION

Published by DUPONT, WILMINGTON DELAWARE (1977)

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Item Description: DUPONT, WILMINGTON DELAWARE, 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 494 PAGES,WITH LIGHT CREASES TO OTHERWISE COMPLETE JACKET. Bookseller Inventory # 031447

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CIL Blaster's Handbook, Describing Practical Methods of Using Explosives for Various Purposes

Technical Service Section of the Explosives Division of CIL

Published by Canadian Industries (1954) LIMITED, Montreal, PQ, Canada (1955)

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Item Description: Canadian Industries (1954) LIMITED, Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1955. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Presentation bookplate in front. Bookseller Inventory # 18961

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Blaster's Handbook A Manual Describing Explosives And Practical Methods Of Using Them. Fourteenth Edition

The Technical Service Section Of The Explosives Department

Published by Du Pont (1963)

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Item Description: Du Pont, 1963. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Later Edition. ISBN Hardback. No dustjacket, bound in green covers. Fourteenth Edition from 1963. Tight sound unmarked copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 203068

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Blaster's Handbook

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Published by E. I. Du Pont De Nemours, U.S.A. 0

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Item Description: E. I. Du Pont De Nemours, U.S.A. 0. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Sixteenth Edition. Very light spotting to page edges; light soiling to boards; binding very tight; inside pages crisp and clean. JACKET: Light soiling, rubbing and edgewear; medium sized chip to top right corner. Size: 8vo 8" - 9" tall. #. Bookseller Inventory # 14135

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Blaster's Handbook 15th Edition

Du Pont

Published by E I DUPONT DE NEMOURS (1969)

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Item Description: E I DUPONT DE NEMOURS, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Missing. Missing dust jacket. Boards have rubbing and wear. Corners bent. Edges rubbed. Previous owners name on inside front board. Foxing around edges. Clean text. Bookseller Inventory # 140408009

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Blaster's Handbook 175th Anniversary Edition

Published by E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co. (1977)

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Item Description: E. I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., 1977. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Hardcover in dust jacket. Interior clean and unmarked. Binding tight, square. Light bump to top right corner. Dust jacket shows moderate shelf wear and one short closed tear. Bookseller Inventory # hdv36837646

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Blaster's Handbook: A Manual Describing Explosives And Practical Methods Of Use: 15Th Edition

Dupont, E.I.

Published by E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co, Wilmington, Delaware (1967)

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Item Description: E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co, Wilmington, Delaware, 1967. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. No Marks Or Damage From Past Owners, Not A Former Library Book, Not A Remainder Or Book Club, Not Clipped, Hardcover. All Books Shipped Within 24 Hours With U.S. Postal Service Delivery Confirmation, Each Order Is Packaged In A New Box With Bubble Wrap, And Always Your Satisfaction Is Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 012819

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Blaster's Handbook: A Manual Describing Explosives and Practical Methods of Use: 15th Edition

DuPont, E.I.

Published by E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington,Delaware (1967)

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Item Description: E.I. Du Pont De Nemours & Co., Wilmington,Delaware, 1967. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fine. 15th Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Classic definitive text, revised and expanded, contains information on commercial explosives, their most frequent applications, and preferred practices of those applications. Includes topics in the early history of explosives, properties of explosives, priming, loading, initiating devices, electric firing techniques, high speed tunnelling and shaft sinking, coal mines, underground mining development, submarine blasting, agricultural blasting, quarries and open pits, controlled blasting, dynamites, jet tappers, hazards of extraneous electricity, construction, handling and storage, noise and vibration from blasting, fume classifications, etc. 524 pp. Illustrated. Decorative endpapers. Gilt cover and spine. Spine very slightly cocked; upper spine edge slightly bumped. Virtually no shelfwear. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # EG-154

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Blasters' (Blaster's) Handbook Describing Practical Methods for Using Explosives for Various Purposes - 1925

Du Pont

Published by Du Pont De Nemurs and Company - Explosives Dept, Wilmington, DE (1925)

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Item Description: Du Pont De Nemurs and Company - Explosives Dept, Wilmington, DE, 1925. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. First Edition. 4 1/2 By 6 1/2". Rare book on Explosives and blasting published in 1925. Bookseller Inventory # 050810-M015

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