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  1. Matrix Fibres

    Series name
    Living Tomorrow
    Issue no
    116
    NoS ID
    325503
    Story no
    3 / 4

    COI synopsis: As trains go faster, freight wagons are more liable to develop "hot boxes" through lack of lubrication. British Rail scientists have succeeded in intergrating carbon fibre with the metal of the...

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  2. Principles of Lubrication (1976 Film, Video)

    Subject
    Engineering; Physics
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Demonstrates the laws of friction and explains the simple mechanism used to understand them. Reviews the ways in which friction may be reduced by lubrication, with special reference to journal bearings and...

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  3. Lubrication of Joints (1986 Video)

    Subject
    Medical sciences
    Distribution
    Sale, Videocassette. Standard formats. col. 22 min., 1999 sale: £25.00 (+VAT +p&p)

    An examination of the normal human joint, how it is lubricated and what can be done of the lubrication breaks down.

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  4. Friction (1954 Film)

    Director
    F P Bowden
    Subject
    Physics
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Opens with simple laboratory demonstrations of the classical laws of friction, followed by an examination of actual surfaces using taper sections under the electron microscope. Large scale models of surfaces...

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  5. Matrix Fibres

    Series name
    Tomorrow Today
    Issue no
    116
    NoS ID
    329552
    Story no
    3 / 3

    COI synopsis: As trains go faster, freight wagons are more liable to develop "hot boxes" through lack of lubrication. British Rail scientists have succeeded in intergrating carbon fibre with the metal of the...

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  6. Floating On Air

    Date released
    1968
    Series name
    London Line (Colour series 2)
    Issue no
    34
    NoS ID
    350232
    Story no
    2 / 4

    COI synopsis: Science has come up with a new angle on an old industrial method. A film of high pressure air two and a half thousandths of an inch thick replaces roller metal bearings. No friction - no...

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  7. Overhead Conductors

    Date released
    1948
    Series name
    Cinegazette
    Issue no
    3
    NoS ID
    349258
    Story no
    1 / 3

    NoS Summary - An illustration of the lubrication of trolley bus wires. NoS synopsis: We are shown the mechanism which lubricates overhead wires with a graphite solution. It is drawn by a special lorry, which...

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  8. Right for the Job

    Date released
    1951
    Series name
    Oil Review
    Issue no
    6
    NoS ID
    349295
    Story no
    1 / 2

    NoS Summary - testing new lubrication oils BP synopsis: A test car is being used at an oil research station. We see dials, tracking shots of the car, and stop watch tests. When the car gets back the...

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  9. Low Reynolds Number Flows (1968 Film)

    Subject
    Physics
    Distribution
    Film (16mm)

    Demonstrates phenomena of ‘inertia-free’ flows in which viscous forces dominate in the balance of forces. Topics include: relative importance of inertial and viscous forces as Reynolds number is varied,...

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  10. Everybody’s Doing It!

    Date released
    12 Sep 1966
    Series name
    British Movietone News
    Issue no
    1945
    NoS ID
    026577
    Story no
    1 / 5

    MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Everybody’s Doing It!. DESCRIPTION: In Harlow New Town a Do it Yourself Garage invites customers to save on maintenance and repair costs. SHOTLIST: Key Scene. GV self-service garage...

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