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Modern Marvels : Crash Testing

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  • Creator A&E Networks
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : A&E Networks, [1999] New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018. ©1999
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (45 min., 1 sec)) : sound, color

Summary

  • This episode delves into the little-known, hugely important, multi-billion-dollar industry of product testing—where wrinkles get ironed out and goods are stripped of marketing and hype to see if they work.

Notes

  • Originally released by A&E Networks, 1999.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 28, 2018.
  • Streaming video file.
  • Closed-captioned.

Contents

  • History of Performance Testing (7:23); Crash Testing Planes (8:11); Product Testing (4:44); Consumer Testing (5:10); Testing Safety Procedures (7:36); Avoiding Battlefield Recalls (9:56); Credits: Crash Testing (1:07)
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