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From: Fairfield, H. P. "Hand Scraping." In the "Machine Shop Practices" column of Machinery, February 1911.

This illustration shows a surface which has been decorated by hand scraping in a "frosting" pattern (left) and flaking or "snow-flaking" process (right).

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