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Chevrolet The Inside Story Fisher Car Body Manufacturing

Public Domain Stock Footage Chevrolet The Inside Story Fisher Car Body Manufacturing

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keywords: transportation, 1950's chevrolet, fisher car body manufacturing, chevy roll-over test, auto assembly line, steel stamping machine

Synopsis: The manufacturing and roll-over testing of the Fisher car body on the 1951 model Chevrolets with scenes of the assembly line, steel stamping machines as well as Chevy autos on the road...(read more)

  • Date: 1951
  • Duration: 00:11:37
  • Sound: Yes
  • Color: Monochrome
  • Type: Public Domain
  • Language: English
  • Location: United States

Chevrolet: The Inside Story - Fisher Car Body Manufacturing

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Chevrolet: The Inside Story - Fisher Car Body Manufacturing

The manufacturing and testing of the “Body by Fisher” for the 1951 Chevrolet automobile.

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Unique diving display. A girl diving from a high diving board and a reversing of film to show the diver springing back out of the water and onto the diving board


CU of 1951 Chevrolet speedometer, with temperature, gasoline, battery, oil gauges


CU, young girl and older lady riding in backseat of moving automobile traveling along a rural, unpaved road


Various scenes of the manufacturing of the Fisher automobile body for the 1951 model Chevrolets. Car bodies on assembly line, heavy steel stamping machines and welding of various components of the car bodies


Various scenes of a 1951 Chevrolet traveling along different roadways. More manufacturing plant scenes


An automobile in parking lot with a Western-Bar-Q roadside restaurant in BG


Testing of automobile seats, opening & closing of automobile door, strength of trunk latch and body on vibrating machine


Roll-over test of a 1951 Chevrolet traveling at a speed of 50 miles per hour at the General Motors proving grounds. Inspection and damage to the vehicle after the roll-over test