Some articles on drum, drums:
... The simplest machine carder is the drum carder ... Most drum carders are hand-cranked but some are powered by electric motor ... These machines generally have two rollers, or drums, covered with card clothing ...
Famous quotes containing the words drum and/or storage:
“Not a drum was heard, not a funeral note,
As his corse to the rampart we hurried;”
—Charles Wolfe (17911823)
“Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to me extravagantly large for their inhabitants. They are so vast and magnificent that the latter seem to be only vermin which infest them.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)