UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library > Guayule Rubber Industry in Salinas, California, ca. 1942 > The first settling tank. The wood silt becomes water logged and goes to the bottom. The rubber floats, together with some cork, the latter being removed by forcing water into the air cells of the cork under 350 pounds pressure, which sinks in the settling tank. This picture is out of order, and should be in following the next two

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The first settling tank. The wood silt becomes water logged and goes to the bottom. The rubber floats, together with some cork, the latter being removed by forcing water into the air cells of the cork under 350 pounds pressure, which sinks in the settling tank. This picture is out of order, and should be in following the next two
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The Bancroft Library. University of California, Berkeley
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UC Berkeley, Bancroft Library
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Guayule Rubber Industry in Salinas, California, ca. 1942
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