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    Marylebone Goods Yard, London, England: CU Pan Mr. Secondi, the patentee, pan to oxy-acetylene flame being thrown on to secondite boarding held by Mr. Secondi. SCU Board, scarred. SV Board handed to people for inspection. CU Rice husks from which this material is made. SV Butter & thermometer on to a pile of secondite. LV People watching. CU Cupola being put over butter etc., CU Flame devours cupola & two boards. CU Firemen watching. SCU Cupola lifted away to show butter & thermometer intact. LV Petrol containers being fired with acetylene welder & bursting into flames. GV Ditto. SCU Petrol tank lined with secondite being pierced with acetylene welder - no reaction. CU Ditto. LV Large petrol tank, with burning petrol being poured thru end of filter., normally it would blow up. Closer V Ditto. CU Pan Firemen. SV Rice husks putting out flames caused by petrol around. tank. CU Mr. Secondi holding secondite board to face as acetylene welder is directed onto boarding. Closer V Ditto. CU Scarred boarding, CU Pan Secondi with handful of rice & scarred board, pan up to face.



    Science and Technology; Great Britain




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    London

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7ORCRUSPPWVJLR02EAHUAFL7A
    Media URN:
    VLVA7ORCRUSPPWVJLR02EAHUAFL7A
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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