• Short Summary

    Visnews filmed Feb 16 in the Austrian Tyrol an experimental device fitted to skis being produced and tested by skier Anderl Molterer.

  • Description

    Visnews filmed Feb 16 in the Austrian Tyrol an experimental device fitted to skis being produced and tested by skier Anderl Molterer. The device looking like a minute ship's engine room ventilator. It is set over a hole in the ski through which air is trapped when the ski is in motion. The air stream forced along groove in the underside of the ski reduces surface friction. The makers claim the device makes skiing faster.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACQGDEHVOGPFDPELE3ZGT5HIUP
    Media URN:
    VLVACQGDEHVOGPFDPELE3ZGT5HIUP
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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