• Short Summary

    Diagrams illustrate how items stay buoyant.

  • Description

    Buoyancy.

    M/S as a balloon floats upwards, M/S of a row of barrage balloons. A woman checks her suspender belt. M/S of ladies in diaphanous dresses, looks like the same girl superimposed. M/S of Ivor the imp in a test tube, he floats to the top. Diagrams show how gravity affects ice and tin. Another diagram shows how Ivor is pushed to the top by water displacement. A lead weight shows balance. Another chart shows how far down a ship can safely go in the water. M/S of German ship. M/S of Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini together.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1544.06
    Media URN:
    58696
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    30/03/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:42:00 / 01:13:13:00
    Canister:
    NSP 313

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