The Talyrond

United Kingdom, 1965

Film
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The measurement of roundness in millionths of an inch plays a vital part in modern industry. Instruments like the Talyrond make it possible to attain precise measurements of roundness which help to produce increased mechanical efficiency. Use of the Talyrond illustrates the importance of roundness accuracy in bearings, cylinder bores, and splined shafts, and their applications in industries which include aircraft manufacture, ball bearings and watchmaking.

Credits

production company

British Information Services

Duration

00:12:43:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1965

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010580

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industrial efficiency

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Industrial equipment

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Machine-tools

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Measuring instruments

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Mechanics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Scientific apparatus and instruments

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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