Repairing a sashcord

United Kingdom, 1947

Film
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Episode of Series “Repairs in the Home”.
A practical demonstration of replacing a broken sashcord. An introductory sequence explains the difference between casement and sliding sash windows. A working model shows the structure of the latter. A man is seen in an upstairs room at work renewing a broken sashcord. Each stage of the job is illustrated in detail. Finally the film shows the tools which were used and summarises the method.

Credits

production company

Topical Film Company

Language

English

Duration

00:10:40:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27844

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → House construction

Crafts & Visual Arts → Windows

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Windows

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Dwellings - Maintenance and repair

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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