Bower-Barff process

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Bower-Barff process

[¦bau̇·ər ¦bärf ‚präs·əs]
(metallurgy)
A method of coating iron or steel with magnetic oxide, such as Fe3O4, in order to minimize atmospheric corrosion.
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Barff was initially written to be made into a movie.
Dubai The AUH Motorsport-run Ferrari 458 Italia GT3 will start the seventh edition of the Dunlop 24 Hours of Dubai from pole position after lead driver Rob Barff set the fastest lap in the final qualifying session yesterday.
At the Good Companions, Wendy Blackburn introduced artist Jane Barff who gave a demonstration of watercolour painting.
Also driving the 458 will be Rob Barff, multiple UAE champion Jordan Grogor and Charlie Hollings.
Jane Barff chaired the WI on Wednesday and introduced Rosemary Cleaver who gave a slide show on an Everest expedition for NSPCC.
Dubai The combination of Rob Barff and Leon Price in the AUH Motorsports run Ferrari 458 Italia are proving to be the class of the NGK UAE GT Championship as they powered to an impressive win in the GTA Class at the second round of the series on the final day of the Dubai Motorsport Festival at Dubai Autodrome.
Jane Barff was in the chair and introduced the speaker Pat Osborne who had come to give a talk on the American mother of Winston Churchill - Jenny Jerome or Lady Randy as she became known.
Within a few laps he was behind the leading duo of Andrew Donaldson (Cytech Porsche) who was leading the Julian Griffin/Rob Barff (DXB Racing Dodge Viper).
Jane Barff was in the chair and was introduced by Gary Haigh who was a policeman for 33 years, 28 of which he worked as a detective, latterly as Dci on the Child Protection Unit.
The Big Society - Following my article recently on The Big Society, Jane Barff has very kindly sent me details of two more of our local gardening groups that help to hold the fragile fabric of our society together.
Gill Walker introduced fellow committee member Jane Barff who demonstrated her artistic ability in watercolours.
Pot Plants: Fuchsia in bloom: 1 Barbara Smith; geranium in bloom: 1 Barbara Smith, 2 and 3 Jane Barff; plant in bloom: 1 Betty Hutchinson, 2 Barbara Smith, 3 Jane Barff; plant foliage: 1 and 2 Jane Barff, 3 Linda Sykes; cacti or succulent: 1 Anne Firth, 2 Linda Sykes, 3 Brian Cockroft; begonia in bloom: 1 Barbara Smith, 2 Brian Cockroft.