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Glass Negative - Cast Steel Bend Test, Chas Ruwolt Pty Ltd, Engineering Products, Richmond, Victoria, 1928 Image Reg. No: MM 011742

Description:
Full plate silver gelatin glass negative.
Description Of Content:
To check the quality of cast steel. The test piece is cast from the same melt as the casting. Then it is prepared, bent and checked for distortion or fracture.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Vickers Ruwolt Pty Ltd, 1986
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 163 mm (Height), 210 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: castings
Themes this item is part of: Engineering Collection, Vickers Ruwolt Collection
Primary Classification: MANUFACTURING & INDUSTRY
Secondary Classification: Foundries & Engineering Works
Tertiary Classification: materials testing
Original Caption: CAST STEEL BEND TEST. CHAS RUWOLT PTY LTD.
Inscriptions: Stamped on the negative in the bottom right portion in circle: 'CHAS. RUWOLT PTY LTD / MELBOURNE.'
Stamped on the negative, bottom right corner in the middle of the above circle: 'PHOTO / No. 227'
Format: Glass Negative: Black & White; Whole Plate
Place & Date Depicted: Richmond, Victoria, Australia, 1928

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