• Short Summary

    Loss of Far Eastern source of supply necessitates large scale reclamation. A new factory in?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: RECLAIMED RUBBER STEPS INTO BREACH

    ENGLAND
    EXT
    GV rubber dumps burning
    LTV pan rubber storage sheds burning
    GV pan rubber factory burning
    Shot through girders rubber burning on ground
    CU rubber burning on ground

    INT
    GV pan rubber scrap dump
    GV scrap tyres and other rubber scrap
    SV soldiers sorting out various rubber articles on trolley
    SV pan pile of rubber boots

    EXT
    GV rubber tyre dump
    SV rubber tyre dump - six planes in distance
    LV rubber tyre dump pan to GV dump
    SV towards men wheeling in old tyres into factory

    INT
    GV tyres being wheeled into breaking up department
    SV machine removing beads of tyre
    CU machine removing beads of tyre
    SV beadless tyre being cut up on machine
    LV putting pieces of tyre into cutter
    SCU putting pieces of tyre into cutter
    CU roller cutting rubber
    SV showing cutting machine and pan along travelling belt
    GV digestors
    SV digestors
    LTV rubber falling into wooden bin
    STV rubber falling into wooden bin
    CU rubber falling into wooden bin hand picking up small pieces of rubber
    LV lumps of rubber being put into internal mixer
    SV lumps of rubber being put into internal mixer
    LV first milling operation, girl walks to machine
    CU rubber on milling machine
    SCU girl walks and takes armful of rubber
    LV same girl walks to straining machine with rubber
    CU rubber pan up to girl putting rubber into straining machine
    SV girl putting rubber in straining machine pan to rubber coming out at end through fine gauze
    CU rubber coming out through fine gauze
    SV pan rubber sheeting out of milling machine onto roller
    LV milling machine girl cuts sheet of rubber
    SV taking off sheet of rubber off roll
    LV girl walks with sheet and lays on top of other sheets
    SV girl chalking over rubber sheet
    CU chalking over rubber sheet
    GV Despatch Department, rolling up rubber sheets
    CU rolling up rubber sheets
    LV man weighing rubber at another factory
    CU putting pure rubber onto weighing machine
    SV weighing rubber and putting it in with reclaimed rubber
    CU tub with reclaimed and pure rubber moves away
    SV putting rubber into milling machine
    CU rolls of reclaimed and pure rubber being squeezed in rollers pan down to thin sheet of rubber
    LV thin sheets of rubber through machine and onto roller
    SV men take off thin roll of rubber
    LV milling machine and rubber treads being prepared
    SV man cutting rubber tread for length as it comes out of machine
    LV walking with rubber tread and laying on bench
    SV tank wheel being attached to rubber tread
    CU tank wheel being attacked to rubber tread
    LV mass of finished tank wheels
    CU man working on Stirling wheel
    SV man puts rubber sheeting on Stirling wheel
    CU man puts rubber sheeting on Stirling wheel
    GV Stirling wheel being taken out of mould
    SV Stirling wheel being lowered
    LV men pushing Stirling wheel tyre
    CU gas masks pan up to girls working
    STV girls working on gas masks
    CU rubber pads for Bren guns
    SV girl putting pads in container
    SV girl working on lifebelts
    SV girl working with Paratroop helmets
    CU rubber gloves and boots
    SLIP PAN SV fireman dressed in rubber equipment
    CU pan down fireman dressed in rubber equipment
    Background: Loss of Far Eastern source of supply necessitates large scale reclamation. A new factory in England has been built to solve this problem.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7BFAIJLFPAHF7195QSBHTFCMH
    Media URN:
    VLVA7BFAIJLFPAHF7195QSBHTFCMH
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    UK: World War 2: New rubber factory opens

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