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Functions of V-1

Film | RG Number: RG-60.1998 | Film ID: 4267

SUMMARY: This is a three reel composite technical information film on the operation and launching of the FZG-76 (V- 1).
Reel 2. SEQ, Complete function of the air mileage unit and veeder counter. CU, Fuse, lines and miniature blisters. CU, Trailing antenna being pulled out. CU, Underside of rocket showing the movement of the flaps. Organization chart showing the flow of parts and rockets from the manufacturer to the field. Rocket in assembled condition standing and being wheeled across field. VS, Launcher ramp, firing tube, firing tube breech, damper and diffuser vanes. Man adjusting trip catches.Mechanics wheeling and injecting piston and tubular gas seal into the firing tube breech. Rocket (V-1) being wheeled on sprung trolley and transferred to the launcher cradle. CU, Launcher bogie. CU, Fueling bogie and washing away all traces of spilled fuel. VS, Launching bogie being attached to the firing tube breech.

Film Title
German FZG-76
Genre
Instructional
Duration
00:09:09
Event Date
1942-1943
Locale
Germany
Language
German
Genre/Form
Instructional.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of National Archives & Records Administration
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Record last modified: 2018-03-07 14:04:31
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