The film tells about the history of the discovery of the chemical element titanium, about its distinctive properties in comparison with metals such as iron, aluminum, gold.
Periodic table of chemical elements of Mendeleev.
Aluminum (Al), iron (Fe), tungsten (W), gold (Au) in the table.
Animation insert - gold plate, tungsten bar, iron and aluminum bricks.
The image of an ideal material - with the best properties of all four metals.
The periodic table, the 22nd element.
Engraving - master chemists in an old laboratory.
Large - a compressed substance is put into a laboratory dish, they begin to pound it.
The engraving is an 18th-century chemist with a flask in his hands.
Powder is poured into the laboratory bowl.
A bowl with powder, near it a sign with the name "menakan", which changes to the name "titan".
An old photo of the factory building."
The workshop of a metallurgical plant - hot metal is pouring.
Old photos of various plants alternate with shots of the production process in the workshops of the metallurgical plant.
A piece of pure solid titanium.
Industrial production of titanium from iron-titanium ores - various production processes in the workshops at the enterprise.
Special equipment at the titanium production plant.
Large - there is a transparent liquid in the flask, the stopper is removed from the flask, smoke appears.
Equipment at the factory.
The panel with the lights on.
The workshop of the plant, a special sealed reactor.
Large - instrument panel (buttons, levers, switches, etc.).
In the reactor tube, you can see how the liquid turned into a light spongy metal.
The workshop of the plant, titanium on the conveyor, is undergoing the processing process.
Large - three identical plates made of titanium, aluminum and iron.
An experiment on weighing plates is carried out, the results are compared.
A test is performed to determine the specific strength of iron and titanium, and the results are compared.
Experiment with iron and titanium - iron and titanium are placed in laboratory glasses with acid, the results are compared.
Panorama of the buildings of the industrial complex.
Various samples of titanium equipment, parts, etc.
Comparison - pump impeller made of cast iron, steel and titanium.
It can be seen that the titanium part is much better preserved.
Giant titanium exhaust pipe (mock-up).
The boat "Comet" floats on the water., sails past a large motor ship.
A military boat, a submarine, a large ship are sailing.
Experience in determining heat resistance - aluminum and titanium are heated on a gas burner, the results are compared.
Military aircraft in the air.
Large - the flaps on the wing are extended.
The plane turns around on the take-off field.
The pilot is in the cockpit at the controls.
The plane is in the air.
A space rocket at the launch.
An obelisk lined with titanium is a monument to the conquerors of space at VDNH in Moscow.
The building of the Titan Institute (Ukraine).
A sign on the building.
The laboratory of the Institute - employees work.
Panorama of flasks, test tubes and various equipment - chemical reactions are taking place.
Employees at the Institute.
Periodic table, chemical elements, titanium, flask, laboratory utensils, experiments, ships, airplanes, laboratory
Locations: Moscow  Ukraine