Danger to life (1977)

Documentary №40440, 1 part, duration: 0:03:59
Production: Sverdlovsk newsreel studio
Camera operators:Potravnov
Sound mixer:Urusov S.


The film informs about the switching of high-voltage heating in the passenger trains of electric locomotives.

Reel №1

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The building of the railway station.

The territory of the station, a passenger train is traveling.

Large - cars of a passing train.

The building of the railway department, a man walks in the door.

The man on watch shows the electrician's certificate.

Large - ID card.

The electrician signs the log, receives a heating key with an individual number.

Large - key heating.

The electrician takes the keys and a suitcase with tools and leaves.

Platform, trains are being served.

There is a coupling of cars, employees on the platform are watching the process.

Large - coupling of wagons.

The driver gets out of the cab.

Employees of the railway look at the car.

An employee connects the brake hose under the car.

The electrician shows the heating key.

An employee standing on the platform raises his hand.

Close-up - shows the operation of the wheel brake.

An employee on the platform waves his hand.

It is shown how the pantograph (pantograph or "horns") is folded on the roof of the car.

Connecting the heating in the train with a special key.

The train electrician, under the supervision of the driver, tightly inserts the plug into the socket, locks the lid with the heating key and passes it to the driver of the electric locomotive.

The "horns" of the pantograph are raised, connected to the wires.

The conductor sweeps the steps of the car.

The electrician warns the conductor not to touch the high-voltage hose of the inter-car connection.

The conductor turns on the heating in the car.

The conductor opens the switchboard with a key.

The conductor washes the floor in the car, puts a wet rag on the battery, drains the water from the bucket into the passage between the cars.

The train is moving slowly, the conductors are standing in the doors of the cars.

The cover of the brochure is "Instructions for the technical maintenance of passenger car equipment".

Instructions page.

Key words

Train station, platform, train, conductor, carriage

Seasons: Winter [823]

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