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    Herne Hill, London.

    Several shots of cars with special puncture-proof tyres driving over bits of wood with several nails sticking out of them - the tyres are unaffected! A young boy holds onto a tyre while a man hammers nails into it and pulls one of them out. A tyre is bounced on the ground. Commentator explains that a new kind of liquid is inside the tube that automatically seals up any puncture the moment it is made. Various shots of the liquid being pumped into bicycle and car tyres; '- locfuite' (?) is written on one of the liquid containers.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    17956
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    977.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:29:00 / 01:06:14:00
    Canister:
    38/64
    Sort Number:
    38/064
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Tire Expo 2012 Balls Tyre Industry Gala Dinner Road Safety
  • Stills

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

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