Fabric testing factory in Henley, Oxfordshire.
Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.
Fabric testing. Henley in Oxfordshire.
M/S Mr Lenz, seated at desk writing a report on test on pair of socks. C/U report, pan round on test on pair of socks. C/U report, pan round to face of Lenz. M/S man cutting dress for testing. C/U man operating fadeometer, which tests for fastness of colour to light. C/U fadeometer. Operator opens it and puts in sample. M/S operator closes door and walks away. M/S man operating shrinking test. C/U sample for testing goes into jar. C/U Jars revolving in hot water to reproduce washing conditions. M/S man operating precision ware test meter. C/U operator.
C/U from operator of machine. C/U machine working. C/U man operating test for resistance to bursting. C/U machine. C/U meter. M/S precision-ware test machine and operator walks away. C/U sample of cloth. M/S machine for testing resistance to tearing. C/U two clamps holding piece of cloth pan up to meter. C/U cloth being stretched. C/U meter. C/U graph. C/U lever. C/U piece of cloth. C/U of piece of cloth being put into a trench testing machine. C/U cloth being fitted. C/U cloth being stretched. C/U cloth tears. Cloth is removed and held up for inspection.