• Short Summary

    Using the experience of past African expeditions, the Csepel Motor Factory has just produced a new fuel-tanker capable of operating in even the most arduous desert conditions.

  • Description

    1.
    SV men examining tanker ( 2 shots )
    0.06

    2.
    SV rear wheel of tanker
    0.11

    3.
    SV & CU air filter outside driver's cab (2 shots)
    0.18

    4.
    CU Csepel sign
    0.21

    5.
    GV Tanker driven over rough country
    0.35

    6.
    CU wheels past camera
    0.42

    7.
    TS through screen of vehicle
    0.48

    8.
    SV & CU driver at wheel
    0.56

    9.
    GV vehicle over rough ground
    1.10

    10.
    CU gear change
    1.14

    11.
    SV driving mirror
    1.17

    12.
    SV vehicle past camera and stopping
    1.33



    Initials AH/TB/PS



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Using the experience of past African expeditions, the Csepel Motor Factory has just produced a new fuel-tanker capable of operating in even the most arduous desert conditions.

    The new fuel transporter, D-346 , has a four-wheel drive and special wide-track tyres -- ensuring that the vehicle will not sink into desert sand even under a load of 10 tons.

    A unique feature of the driver's cab is an air filter, making it possible for the crew to drive through desert sand storms. The cab is also protected from tropical sunshine by a double hood.

    The fuel tanker has recently undergone rigorous tests at sand pits near the Csepel factory. Further trials under African desert conditions are due shortly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABSFGTSPR1CVMES61D7Q2EFN1E
    Media URN:
    VLVABSFGTSPR1CVMES61D7Q2EFN1E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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