A red fire spluttered and blazed close by the electricians at their work, and red gleams xan up the vertical steel mast and threads of copper wire towards the zenith.
Then they set to work, and for a week they toiled to put up a mast of steel, and hang from it a gridiron of copper wires two hundred feet by twelve.
Thuvia screamed and sprang to aid her fellow-prisoner, and at the same instant I, too, went mad, and tearing at the bars that spanned my window I ripped them from their sockets as they had been but copper wire
So he was promoted to the long thong of the leading dog, running five feet in advance of all the others: it was his bounden duty to stop all fighting, in harness or out of it, and he wore a collar of copper wire, very thick and heavy.
He must have met Kotuko the dog, and played or fought with him, for his shoulder-loop had caught in the plaited copper wire of Kotuko's collar, and had drawn tight, so that neither could get at the trace to gnaw it apart, but each was fastened sidelong to his neighbour's neck.
The hair of his face, on the contrary, carroty and flaming, resembled a growth of copper wire
clipped short to the line of the lip; while, no matter how close he shaved, fiery metallic gleams passed, when he moved his head, over the surface of his cheeks.
A large towel was spread over his lap, and a shower of stiff hairs, like bits of copper wire
, was descending on it at every snip of the scissors.
There would be three goats for the initiation of the three youths into full-fledged warriorship, and besides these he had received several gifts of grain and beads, together with a piece of copper wire
from admiring and terrified members of his audience.
YTL Communications today announced the rollout of what it touts as first-in-the-world technology to provide fibre-level broadband services by tapping into existing copper wire
cables in Malaysia.
The sensors are comprised of a silicone tube filled with an iron oxide nanoparticle fluid and a copper wire
running through it.
A kilo of copper wire
will cost P500 in the junkshop.