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    Film of a new General Motors impact test sled.The sled is used to test components?

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    1.
    Impact sled crash
    0.04

    2.
    Instrument panel
    0.08

    3.
    Adjusting dummy
    0.12

    4.
    Panel
    0.16

    5.
    Slow motion crack-up without seat belt
    0.27

    6.
    Adjusting dummy
    0.33

    7.
    Closeup seat belt
    0.40

    8.
    Slow motion crash with belt
    0.52

    9.
    Panel
    0.56



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Film of a new General Motors impact test sled.The sled is used to test components of a car, while a high speed camera records what happens to a dummy which does not wear a seat belt and also to the same dummy when it does wear a seat belt.

    The test crash was made a 20 miles an hour and shows the two tests made at slow motion.The tests were made at the General Motors Proving Grounds at Detroit, Michigan (American Middle West).

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    Film ID:
    VLVADHBX83M6UV8ZVZDG2ZO86HIJJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADHBX83M6UV8ZVZDG2ZO86HIJJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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