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I have a compass that has keuffel esser co new york 9181 on the side of it with a big ring around the compass the compass is brass and on the right side it has a key to hold the needle stil tell me ab?
Asked in Earth Sciences
What characteristic of iron would make it a bad material for the housing around a compass?
Asked in US Navy
Why was a ship's compass often mounted in a brass box?
Asked in Nouns, Possessive Nouns
What is the singular possessive of the word compass?
There are two accepted forms for possessive singular nouns ending in s: Add an apostrophe (') after the existing s at the end of the word: compass' Add an apostrophe s ('s) after the existing s at the end of the word: compass's Example: The compass' case is polished brass. The compass's case is polished brass.
Asked in Bodies of Water, Oceans and Seas
Which brass instrument was around when Columbus was busy sailing the ocean blue in 1492?
Asked in Chemistry
What was made out of melted down pewter and brass objects?
Asked in Waste and Recycling
What is the current scrap price for yellow brass turnings?
Asked in Social Sciences
What are facts about brass?
Brass On a brass instrument the bigger the mouthpiece the lower the pitch is. Must brass instrument have keys? The first brass band started around 1815. . All brass instruments have a mouthpiece you have to vibrate your lips. I play the baritone it is like the tuba or the trombone the baritone is smaller than the tuba and it has a no slide like the trombone. Brass instruments normally have a bell so the sound is loud. Most brass instruments are a gold colour or it is a silver colour. The brass instruments are made out of brass that is why it is called brass. The longer the tube is the lower the pitch is the shorter the tubing the high the pitch is. Brass can be classic or jazz.