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Ford assembly line

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Item No: arcd00013
Title: Ford assembly line
Media Type: Photographic Prints
Source: Automobile Reference Collection
Notes:

FOR RELEASE

August 3, 1976

DETROIT, Mich. -- A Ford Motor Company employee

positions an instrument panel on a sealer conveyor which

is pushed into a web of "Reynolon" plastic film past a

sealer bar at the company's Instrument and Plastics Plant

in Saline, Mich. Ford this year switched from polyethylene

to Reynolon plastic film, a clear, heat shrinkable plastic

film produced by Reynolds Metals Company, for packaging

aftermarket grilles and instrument panels. The company

reports up to a 50 per cent savings in materials costs as

the result of the change.

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Photo From Reynolds Metals Company

Public Relations Staff

P.O. Box 27003

Richmond, Virginia 23261

Telephone: (804) 281-2741

Telecopier: (804) 285-7616

R8-376


Creation Year: 1976
Creator Name: Reynolds Metals Company - Photographer