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    Seaplane water floats are tested by machines at a laboratory in Hamburg, Germany.

    Full titles read: "Over now to Hamburg to see their - HIGH SPEED FLOATERS - Dragged through the water at a speed up to a mile a minute floats are tested by this giant machine, to ascertain the best shape to give least resistance."

    Several shots of large machine moving forwards at speed through an indoor water canal.

    Intertitle reads: "The graphs indicate various technical details as to speed, drag, etc. required by the experts - "

    C/U's of line graph. M/S's of the floats skimming through the water being held down by a machine.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    37430
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1072.26
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:53:00 / 01:47:04:00
    Canister:
    PT 162
    Sort Number:
    PT 162
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    hamburg
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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