Full text: Vitruvius: Vitrvvivs Itervm Et Frontinvs À Iocvndo Revisi Repvrgatiqve Qvantvm Ex Collatione Licvit

DECIMVS. utilitates, ut eſſent notiora quàmapertiſſime potul
perſcripſi.

De Cteſibica machina, quæ altiſſime exto{ll}it aquã.

115. Caput. XII.

INſequitur nũc de Cteſihica machina quæ
in altitudinem aquam educit, mõſtrare,
Ea fit ex ære, cuius in radicibus modi li
fiunt geme{ll}i paulum diſtãtes, habentes fiſtulas (fur
ci{ll}æ ſunt figura) ſimiliter {co}herentes, in medium ca-
tinum {co}ncurrentes, in quo catino fiant axes in ſupe
rioribus naribus fiſtularum {co}agmentatione ſubti-
li {co}{ll}ocati, qui præobtur antes for amina narium, nõ
patiuntur exire id qd ſpiritu in catinum fuerit ex-
preſſum. Supra catinum penula, ut in fudibulũ in-
uerſum, eſt attemperata, auæ etiam per fibulam cum
catino cuneo traiecto, {co}ntinetur & {co}dgmentatur,
ne uis inflationis aquæ eam {co}gat eleuare, Inſuper
fiſtula quæ tuba dicitur, {co}dgmentata, in altitudine
ſit erecta, Modioli autem habent infra nares in ſerio
res fiſtularum axes interpoſitos ſupra foramina ea
rum, quæ ſunt in fundis, ita de ſupernis in mcdiolis
emboli maſculi torno politi & oleo ſubacti cõcluſiq́
regulis & uectibus {co}nuoluuntur, qui ultro citroq́
frequenti motu premẽtes, aerem qui erit ibicũ aquæ
axibus obtur antibus for amina {co}gunt & extrudunt
inflando præſſicnibus per fiſtularum nares aquam
in catinum, ẽ quo recipiens penula ſpiritus expri-
mit per fiſtulam in altitudinem, & ita ex inferio-
re lo{co} caſtello {co}{ll}ocato ad ſaliendum aqua ſubmini-
ſtratur.

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