Here they are discharged (washed and freed from any adherent soil) into an elevator, which carries them up to the top of the building and delivers them into a hopper feeding the slicer.
In other factories the cells are arranged in lines and are charged from the slicer by suitable telescopic pipes or other convenient means.
The kitchen craft avocado slicer is just the sort of ingenious gadget you'll wonder how you ever lived without!
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Such a slicer is capable of efficiently slicing 300,000 kilos of roots in twenty-four hours, the knives being changed four times in that period, or oftener if required, for it is necessary to change them the moment the slices show by their rough appearance that the knives are losing their cutting edges.