Category: 1955

“"Turbine Blade Fabrication Using a…

“"Turbine Blade Fabrication Using a Lost Wax Coring Technique”

“This film is from Lewis Flight Propulsion Laboratory, now known as NASA Glenn Research Center. The film looks at addressing the problem of turbine inlet temperature and the benefits of air-cooled blades. A promising blade is the fabrication of cast air-cooled blades using a lost wax technique…”

NASA Langley Research Center Film L-708"

5 minutes

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
John Fraser & Son of London
Pressure vessels

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
J. W. Roberts of Bolton
Asbestos materials

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Greenwood’s Standard Gear Cutting Co of Halifax
Gears

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Govan Shafting and Engineering Co of Glasgow
Steel stock

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Clarke, Chapman & Co of Durham
Boilers and power station equipment

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Budenberg Gauge Co of Manchester
Data recorders

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Brookhirst of Chester
Motor controllers and drives

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Hudswell, Clarke & Co of Leeds
Locomotives

Founded in 1860 as Hudswell and Clarke and continued trading until the 1960s. Several of their steam locomotives are still in use or preserved as museum pieces. The company was involved in military work during the early atomic era and produced the framework of the majority of early British atomic bombs.

Advert from Engineering. Vol: 180, No: 4688 – …

Advert from Engineering.
Vol: 180, No: 4688 – December 2nd 1955
Alfred Herbert of Coventry
Drying and pulverising equipment

The company was founded in 1888 and at one time was the largest machine tool manufacturer in the UK and one of the largest in the world. It went into recievership in the 1982 and failed a year later.