Not to be confused with the type of clothes that people wore for centuries before the women called their rajstopami, the first hose was made of long strips of leather przynitowanych or intertwined with each other, because you can lace up combat boots.
Invented in 1673, the Dutch two firefighters, John and Nicholas van der Heydena , the first fire snake was designed to replace the bucket of water and hand-pump, of which none were considered to be very accurate.
Unfortunately for van der Heydensa their prototypes hoses did not work too well under pressure . Leather wysuszyłaby and burst during storage, leaks, and wystrzeliłyby the laces as tight corsets wore a sensual, modern courtesan.
Trying to reduce the number of leaks, copper rivets (just like the ones you can find on jeans) replaced the laces and the length of the hose, wrapped around large cylinders called drums. Never more wrinkles, no more leaks. This was, at least, the idea. But rivet still torn, and wet skin is still rotting.
Only at the end of 1800-ies, when canvas replaced leather and rubber, replaced the canvas and the snakes have become all the stronger and more reliable. However, due to its rigidity, the rubber hoses were not less prone to cracking during Assembly, pognieceniu and leave to dry than their predecessors skórzani. In some cases, the rubber hoses were so thick that they cannot be crushed , even if you tried. Where the snake linen was smooth and suitable for smaller premises, where they often rot in the moulding, rubber hoses rollers required not only to prevent breakage, but also because he abandoned the representation without undue amount of force.
The cylinder was laid on its side discharged manually, crank, and the fact that it took more time than the actual fighting fires, has become a quick and simple procedure. Manual cranks were motorized, and in 1922, popular science published an article about manual reels with new spokes . Soon invented the wheel, and the coils przyczepiono for trucks, which can now be bought online .
The Arm Bone’s Connected To The Bone Hose
When I was growing up in the mountains of Virginia, the garden hose in the house my family consisted of two things : the palm and the elbow. You start from the nozzle and finish on the neck, and then you hang the hose to dry on the metal półcylindrze wywierconym in the side of the house.
After the expansion of the entire hose length the yard, had to play on a jump rope with an imaginary friend to a little bit to Unscrew the hose not to collapse, too, once. All the other kids in the neighborhood were Slinkies for fun, so we’re special in this regard. We also wore wooden shoes and went every day to school ten miles, but it doesn’t matter.
The fact that you can’t patent the idea of the human body, regardless of how you use it, and how far you move the envelope during use. You can’t patent the scope of shoulder Michael Phelps and his size burtowego – 14 feet, but you can patent the torpedo, which can leave Phelps.
Also, you can’t patent ancient techniques using the hands and elbow for the transfer hose or the extension tube, but you can patent a wall-mounted drum that make your life easier and give you time to visit Your slinky.
And to think that someone did it in 1891, for a hundred years before we raised our first garden in Virginia. Tell me about that too sometimes. I wonder if there’s a reason why in General we had a garden, was the fact that my father had not heard about the grocery store.
Reel Real Reel Real easy
Because you’re not going to expose his dirty elbow and palm on the dirty hose, covered with grass ścinkami here are some tips on how to coil a garden hose from a guy who wants to make them he had when he was younger.
The trick is selecting coil hose solves before you buy, where exactly are you going to put it . When I built my current home in Los Angeles, never occurred to me to offer a strategic place on my only external chop. As a result, I must have more hose at hand than my small yard can handle, because every few years I want to erase my second batch. It’s good that my yard is to set out for LAX.
For those who have a penchant for big yards, it should be borne in mind that what may seem aesthetically, may not be attractive at your leisure . Some coils are designed so that year after year zasiadały in the rain, and must not be close to home.
In other news, the native rice fields, usually to overcome for winding the hose.