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    Wembley, London.

    M/S of man walking past stack of old, worn car tyres. The tyres will are to be recycled. Various M/Ss of tyre on stretching contraption. An expert inspects the tyre to see if it is suitable for recycling, he extracts stones and shreds of metal from treads. C/U of remaining treads being smoothed by man using buffing lathe. Another man then coats the smooth tyre in strip of fresh rubber. Various shots of tyre being placed in metal casing, another machine uses steam to mould new treads onto it. M/S of tyre on contraption that pushes the tyre out of the metal casing. Extreme C/U of newly revamped tyre. M/S of men adding to pile of new tyres.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    34049
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1243.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:03:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:00:00 / 01:48:55:00
    Canister:
    NP 194
    Sort Number:
    NP 194
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    Categories
    Trade & Industry
  • Stills

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

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