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A safety match

Ian Hay

A safety match

by Ian Hay

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Published by Howard Baker Publishers Ltd in 47 Museum St., London W.C.1 .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Edinburgh, Blackwood, 1911.

Statementby Ian Hay.
The Physical Object
Paginationvi,323p. ;
Number of Pages323
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14904097M
ISBN 100093083300
OCLC/WorldCa59051059

A. Safety matches are made 'safe' because all the various elements required to ignite them are kept separate and are only brought together when the match is struck against the safety strip. Normally a match head is made of sulphur, an oxidising element and phosphorus.   “My invention is especially useful in what are known as safety matches, wherein the splints are provided with a chemical composition which is .

  I'm moving in a few days, and whenever I buy cigarettes the cashiers always hand me matchbooks. I have a whole pile of them, and there's no reason to take them on my move. Is simply getting them wet and then putting them in the trash safe? Or is there something else I should do? I don't want to have to light and blow out every single one. A strike-anywhere match can be lit against any surface with enough friction; a safety match needs a strike plate containing phosphorus. Safety match versus Strike Anywhere Match. The above picture shows the visual difference between the two. The head on a safety match (top) is a solid color; usually red or blue, though newer ones can be green.

Matchbook collecting is a fun and easy way to create a visual record of your favorite local excursions and broader travels. Hold onto matchbooks from your favorite restaurants, hotels, and even the weddings that you attend. The hobby of collecting matchboxes is called phillumeny. An igniting match. A match is a tool for starting a fire. Typically, matches are made of small wooden sticks or stiff paper. One end is coated with a material that can be ignited by frictional heat generated by striking the match against a suitable surface.


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A Safety Match book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Abridged version for Barbara Cartland's Library of Love/5. The Swedish Match, Anton Chekhov. ON the morning of October 6,a well-dressed young man presented himself at the office of the police superintendent of the 2nd division of the S.

district, and announced that his employer, a retired cornet of the guards, called /5. The Paperback of the A Safety Match (Book 1&2): (Ian Hay Classics Collection) by Ian Hay at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be : Ian Hay. One book of safety (non-strike anywhere) matches are permitted as carry-on items, but all matches are prohibited in checked baggage. The final decision rests with the TSA officer on whether an item is allowed through the checkpoint.

A safety match book having a flexible cover enclosing a plurality of matchsticks each having an end tearably fastened to at least one binding strip; a match striking surface formed on an interior surface of the match book cover normally abutting one binding strip; and means for fastening the match book cover to all the strips in a region between the striking surface and another end of the matches.

A Collectible Matchbooks Buyers' Guide Sincewhen Pabst Beer ordered the first promotional matchbooks on record ever made, businesses and individuals have been placing their logos, slogans, and artwork on matchbook covers to promote their products and services.

book matches, wooden matches, and so-called “safety” matches are exempt from labeling requirements of section 2(p)(1) of the act (repeated in §(b)(14)(i)) insofar as they apply to the product being considered hazardous because of being an “extremely flammable solid” or “flammable solid” as defined in §(c)(6)(v) and (vi).

Safety matches (book, card, or strike–on–box) may be mailed only in domestic mail via surface transportation, provided all applicable requirements in are met, including: They do not ignite spontaneously under conditions normally incident to transportation or when subjected for eight consecutive hours to a temperature of º F (93º C).

A safety match uses friction to generate the heat needed to initiate combustion. The match head contains powdered sand or glass for this purpose. While safety matches contain red phosphorus instead of white phosphorus, the element is converted to white phosphorus vapor.

Phillumenists, as matchbook collectors are known, "shuck" matchbooks by carefully prying open the staple to remove the matches from the inside of the cover. These matches are then discarded and the covers are stored flat.

The only exception to this procedure is for novelty or feature matchbooks. Manufacturer of Safety Match - Book Matches, Hotel Matches, Safety Matches and Short Safety Matches offered by Aruna Match Cottage., Sattur, Tamil Nadu.

LII; Electronic Code of Federal Regulations (e-CFR) Title Commercial Practices; Chapter II. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION; Subchapter B. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY ACT REGULATIONS.

Today I take a look at a batch of matchbooks I found at an estate sale. and do a little research to find if its worth my time to sell If you plan on ship. A safety match book having a flexible cover enclosing a plurality of matchsticks each having an end tearably fastened to at least one binding strip; a match striking surface formed on an interior surface of the match book cover normally abutting one binding strip; and means for fastening the match book cover to all the strips in a region between the striking surface and another end of the matches.

In fact, the safety match (including the separation of the flammable chemicals and by design moving the striker plate to the outside of containers) was designed in the midth century specifically to prevent this sort of accident. If a curious person were to attempt to strike a match, Author: Nora Lockshin.

White Plain Matches Matchbooks Wedding, Anniversary, Birthday, Party Neighbors App Real-Time Crime & Safety Alerts Amazon Subscription Boxes Top subscription boxes – right to your door: PillPack Pharmacy Simplified: Amazon Renewed Like-new products you can trust/5().

Fire Safety Matchbook Project. Be sure that you have an application to open this file type before downloading and/or purchasing. Normally, matches are something that children should avoid, but not these.

This matchbook art project is a simple way to promote discussion and understanding of fire safety rules.4/5(30). Hence, a "stick" is a matchbook that carries 20 matches. There are some special cases that will be referred to later, however. Foreign sizes don't conform to our domestic standards and have always presented the American collector with a perplexing quagmire.

The 'bread & butter' sizes for matchcovers in this country have been 10s, 20s, 30s. Get this from a library. A safety match. [Ian Hay] -- Set in a mining country where personal relationships are played out against a backdrop of colliery troubles.

Item arrived way before due date. It said 3rd to the 7th. Came 2nd. Well packaged and easy to open. Many matches inside. Extra long as stated and easy to light. Brilliant for BBQ's and lighting candles on cakes etc. 5 star, brilliant seller. Definitely will buy more in the future. "Good matches that.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.Here are safety rules that adults should be aware of concerning matches and lighters: Buy match books that have a striking surface on the back cover.

Close the cover of the match book or box before striking the match. Strike a match away from the direction of the body. When striking a .A matchbook is a small paperboard folder (matchcover) enclosing a quantity of matches and having a coarse striking surface on the exterior.

The folder is opened to access the matches, which are attached in a comb-like arrangement and must be torn away before use in contrast to a matchbox where the matches are loosely packed in the interior tray.