marke t in multi-storey building achieved ove r the last year. Ho w the system works in practice is clearly explained in this film, PRODUCTIVIT Y whic h makes clear wh y factory-prefabricating has attractions for local authorities faced Tw o ne w British Productivity Council films wit h housing problems. in documentary style deal with particular managemen t techniques. Th e following three 16mm films are Production Control (b & w, 35 min) takes us available on free loan from the Publicity t o an engineering company in difficulties Departmen t of Brook Motors Ltd, Empress because it cannot meet promised sales-order Works , Huddcrsfield: completio n dates. Periodic panics and the Thermistor Protection (col, nine min) explains start-sto p nature of the work flow have th e protection given by the Thcrmot brough t the shop-floor and the production thermistor , which, integrally embedded in staff to the end of their tether. A change of th e windings of an electric motor, detects managemen t gives the works manager - a overheating . Whe n a dangerou s temperature productio n control enthusiast - his head, is reached the electrical supply is cut off. an d the encouragin g results are illustrated. Electric Motor Winding Encapsulation (col, Anothe r engineering company with another eight min) illustrates the benefits of using proble m is the scene for the second film, motor s with totally encapsulated windings whic h deals with the principles of cost in installations such as pump houses, reductio n by Value Analysis (b & w, 28 chemical works, etc, where flooding is min) . Th e emphasis is o n a team approach to possible . Early development work, the this problem, and the stages of a VA production , and applications of such motors, investigatio n into a range of products are ar c all covered. described . Brook International (col, 11 min) emphasises A Productivity Primer (col, 17 min) is Rocket . These have all been designed for a n amusing cartoon-style explanation of th e world-wide technical service backing us e in college and university applied Broo k products. The film portrays some of productivit y and its economic significance. thermodynamic s laboratories. th e processes used to produce components Th e meanings of the much-bandied terms Copies of the film are available o n free loan in the U K and the completed equipment in 'Gros s National Product ' ('Toto' in th e film), from P.A. Hilto n Ltd , Southampto n Airport, us e in various countries overseas. 'production' , 'productivity', the 'incomes/ Hants . prices/productivit y relationship', 'overseas Know Your Lathe (b & w, 20 min) demon- trade? and our 'standard of living' arc Th e following two films are available on strate s the correct use of lathes and explained in such a way that the man in the free loan from the Ga s Council Film Library, accessories, giving examples of turning street or on the shop-floor can understand 4-5 Grosveno r Place, Londo n S W 1. betwee n centres, in chucks and face plates, exactly what he is being asked to achieve. A Gas in Modern Housing (col, 18 min) deals screwcutting , boring, etc. Copies available really goo d film. particularly with the building techniques o n free loan from T. S. Harrison & Sons Th e films can be hired from the Central Film develope d to meet the urgent need for gas Ltd , P O Box 20, Union Street, Heckmond- Library , Government Building, Bromyard installations in new houses - and especially wike , Yorks. Avenue , Acton, London W 3 . i n multi-storey buildings. The Key to Threading Economy (col, 20 min). Summer in Winter (col, 15 min ) demonstrates OTHER NEW FILMS Th e sponsors of this film - who manufacture the adaptability of gas central heating to any som e 600 various tools designed to produce Bison Wall Frame System for High Flats (col, kin d of dwelling, old or new. nearly any external thread - aim to explain 18 min). Concrete Ltd arc well known t o users of their machines not only the for their system of factory-prefabricating importan t operating features of some of the DISPLA Y SLIDES structura l components for multi-storey flats. tools , but also t o sho w them at wor k in field Th e components - complete with cast-in Th e College for the Distributive Trades is installations. Requests for loan to Landis ductin g for gas, electricity and water; fitted hirin g out sets of 35mm colour slides, Machine-Maide n Ltd, Hyde, Cheshire. windows ; and decorative exterior finishes — complet e with teaching notes, on the basic ar e transported by road from factory to site Laboratory Apparatus (col, 13 min) has been principles of display. Tw o sets are available: an d quickly crane hoisted into position. mad e primarily to explain the functioning of hire charg e is £2 2s for one week per set; half Th e first wall frame contract was completed thre e of the Hilton test rigs, riz the Subsonic pric e to educational establishments. Details in October '63 and since then the system has from D. A. Bignold, College Secretary, Ramjet, the Solid Propellant Rocket, and grow n to capture 25 per cent of the total net 107 Charing Cross Road, Londo n W C 2. th e Gaseous Oxygen Continuous Burning 23 0 Technical Education, May 1965 © Emerald Backfiles 2007
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Published: May 1, 1965
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