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.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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" Barff was initially written to be made into a movie.
Chairman Jane Barff introduced Neil, Stephen, Valerie and Robert, four members of All Music Consort who entertained with brass items and solos and piano duets.
Adding spice to the day will be Leon Price and Rob Barff, who will run their Ferrari 458 Italia as part of their preparations ahead of January's Dunlop 24 Hours of Dubai.
Jane Barff was in the chair, speaker was John Ward, a former schools inspector who gave a talk on 'Life Absurdities'.
Jane Barff welcomed members who were served Pimms and strawberry shortcakes by the committee.
Rob Barff and Leon Price steered the AUH Motorsport-prepared Ferrari 458 Italia to victory in round six of the GTA Class of the NGK UAE GT Championship.
Jane Barff was in the chair and introduced Barbara Svensgaard who spoke of the work that is done at the donkey sanctuary in Devon that was founded by Dr Elisabeth Svendsen.
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.
Jane Barff was the in the chair and she introduced Margaret Laycock, a retired physiotherapist who gave a talk on the brain, as well as tips on how to keep active.
Also driving the 458 will be Rob Barff, multiple UAE champion Jordan Grogor and Charlie Hollings.
* At the Good Companions, Wendy Blackburn introduced artist Jane Barff who gave a demonstration of watercolour painting.
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.