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Title: Cannon casting – [3] [Plates IX - XXV]
Original Title: Fonderie des canons – [3] [Planches IX - XXV]
Volume and Page: Plates vol. 5 (1767)
Author: Unknown
Translator: Steven A. Walton [Michigan Technological University, sawalton@mtu.edu]
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Citation (MLA): "Cannon → casting – [3] [Plates IX - XXV]." The Encyclopedia of Diderot & d'Alembert Collaborative Translation Project. Translated by Steven A. Walton. Ann Arbor: Michigan Publishing, University of Michigan Library, 2010. Web. [fill in today's date in the form 18 Apr. 2009 and remove square brackets]. <http://hdl.handle.net/2027/spo.did2222.0001.493>. Trans. of "Fonderie des canons – [3] [Planches IX - XXV]," Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, vol. 5 (plates). Paris, 1767.
Citation (Chicago): "Cannon → casting – [3] [Plates IX - XXV]." The Encyclopedia of Diderot & d'Alembert Collaborative Translation Project. Translated by Steven A. Walton. Ann Arbor: Michigan Publishing, University of Michigan Library, 2010. http://hdl.handle.net/2027/spo.did2222.0001.493 (accessed [fill in today's date in the form April 18, 2009 and remove square brackets]). Originally published as "Fonderie des canons – [3] [Planches IX - XXV]," Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, vol. 5 (plates) (Paris, 1767).
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The plate captions have been translated but not the legends. To volunteer to translate the legends, please contact diderot-info@umich.edu.

Plate IX: Cannon → Foundry, Working Design, Cut View and Plan of Mortars According to the Ordinance


Plate X: Cannon → Foundry, Working Design, Cut View and Plan of Mortars and Pierriers According to the Ordinance


Plate XI: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Loading the Spindle With Torches or Matting


Plate XII: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Laying Clay on the Matting and Shaping it with a Pattern


Plate XIII: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Adding Trunnions and Ornements of the Pieces


Plate XIV: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Making the Mold and Applying Bandages


Plate XV: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Drying the Mold, Plan of the Gutter, Etc.


Plate XVI: Cannon → Foundry, Operation of Pouring Molten Metal in the Molds


Plate XVII: Cannon → Foundry, Elevation of the Borer to Drill and Bore the Pieces


Plate XVIII: Cannon → Foundry, The Borer Continued, Developments


Plate XIX: Cannon → Foundry, Lever to Make the Touch Holes, Hooks, Searcher, Mold to Cast 36 Pound Cannon → Balls


Plate XX: Cannon → Foundry, Molds to Cast Cannon → Balls of the Five Calibers of the Ordinance


Plate XXI: Cannon → Foundry, The Art of Molding Balls in Sand


Plate XXII: Cannon → Foundry, The Art of Molding Balls in Sand, Continued


Plate XXIII: Cannon → Foundry, The Art of Molding Balls in Sand, Continued


Plate XXIV: Cannon → Foundry, Limber of the Spanish Captain


Plate XXV: Cannon → Foundry, Limber of the Spanish Captain and Demonstration of the Art of Training


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