Machine for Cleaning, Polishing, and Assorting Nuts.

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Patent for a new and improved nut cleaner, polisher, and sorter. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the nut-cleaning cylinder having the longitudinal door and transversely-arranged wire cylinders having doors, of the intermediate hopper, arranged lengthwise of the cylinder, as well as under it, and having apertures over the doors of the wire cylinders . . . and a series of sieves, successively increasing in mesh, of a perforated floor, an end plate terminating in [an] eccentric, an elevator, and a delivery spout" (lines 28-34).

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2 sheets, [1], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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Koerber, Rudolph C. September 13, 1881.

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Patent for a new and improved nut cleaner, polisher, and sorter. This design consists in "[t]he combination, with the nut-cleaning cylinder having the longitudinal door and transversely-arranged wire cylinders having doors, of the intermediate hopper, arranged lengthwise of the cylinder, as well as under it, and having apertures over the doors of the wire cylinders . . . and a series of sieves, successively increasing in mesh, of a perforated floor, an end plate terminating in [an] eccentric, an elevator, and a delivery spout" (lines 28-34).

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2 sheets, [1], 1 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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"SPECIFICATION forming part of Letters Patent No. 247,066, dated September 13, 1881. Application filed April 30, 1881. (No model.)"

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  • September 13, 1881

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  • September 13, 1881

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  • April 30, 1881

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Koerber, Rudolph C. Machine for Cleaning, Polishing, and Assorting Nuts., patent, September 13, 1881; [Washington D.C.]. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth170230/: accessed October 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.