Origin of blowpipe
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In the more tropical forest regions the blowpipe constituted one of the most formidable weapons.South America|W. H. Koebel
It is then strongly ignited in the muffle (or over the blowpipe) with the addition of a small lump of ammonic carbonate.A Textbook of Assaying: For the Use of Those Connected with Mines.|Cornelius Beringer and John Jacob Beringer
The oxides of manganese cannot be reduced upon charcoal with carbonate of soda before the blowpipe.
It is important to bear in mind that the cheeks, not the lungs, form the reservoir for air used in maintaining the blowpipe flame.A Handbook of Laboratory Glass-Blowing|Bernard D. Bolas
Mix one part of the substance with about four parts of the hydrate of baryta, and expose it to the blowpipe flame.