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    Hatfield, Hertfordshire.

    AUTOMATIC HANDLING EQUIPMENT CALLED 'VERSATRAN'.

    Various shots of the 'Versatran' - an artificial arm and a hand construction grab which is controlled from large panels. Developed in the USA by American Machine & Foundry Company. The grab is seen picking up a large bobbin and placing it in a box. The control panel can be programmed in advance so the grab can be operated in advance. Demonstration by Mr D C Hall..

    (Orig. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 23/02/1967.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    90558
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3243.02
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:10:00 / 01:05:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 4239 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 4239 B
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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