Foundry ventilation and dust control proceedings. by British Cast Iron Research Association Conference (1955 Harrogate)

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Published by B.C.I.R.O in Alvechurch .

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ContributionsBritish Cast Iron Research Association.
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Pagination257 p. :
Number of Pages257
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Open LibraryOL19127610M

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