Calling V.H.F.

1955 , Cambridge (Cambridgeshire)

An instructional film for sales engineers on V.H.F. communications equipment and how to sell it.

Stephen Jack describes how V.H.F. communications can benefit the police, ambulances and taxis and factories. He explains three classes of prospect - those who know V.H.F. and want it, those who know but think they don't want it and those who don't yet know. The salesman must convince their customers of the economics of V.H.F. communications and how the scheme is worthwhile to them.

Keywords

Customer services; Engineering; Radio equipment; Technology; Telecommunications

Other Places

Liverpool; Southport

Background Information

Pye Ltd. was an electronics company founded in Cambridge and is currently owned by Philips. It was founded in 1896 by William George Pye, an employee of the Cavendish Laboratory, and manufactured instruments that were used for teaching and research. Pye Communications Ltd division was formed in February 1944, where it designed and produced radio communications equipment when the war ended. This company developed and grew into the leading UK producer of mobile radio equipment for commercial, business, industrial, police and government purposes.

Manifestations

Calling V.H.F.

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    Unknown
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    Duration
    0:26:49
    Modification Date
    27/09/2011
    Parts
    Reference
    729955
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    0:26:49
    Modification Date
    31/08/2011
    Parts
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    0:26:49
    Modification Date
    31/08/2011
    Parts
    Reference
    724198
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    INV346489
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    DV digital
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    Duration
    0:26:49
    Modification Date
    10/05/2011
    Parts
    Reference
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  • Barcode
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    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    master digital
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    colour
    Dimension
    Duration
    0:26:58
    Has Sound
    Y
    Modification Date
    21/08/2008
    Parts
    Reference
    676200
    Sound
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  • Barcode
    INV??1753
    Canonical Identifier
    B-521
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    35mm film
    Colour Type
    colour
    Has Sound
    Y
    Identification Notes
    Picture: combined optical (data migration 25/06/2021)
    Identifier
    Image Polarity
    positive
    Modification Date
    25/06/2021
    Parts
    Reference
    562656
    Sound
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  • Barcode
    INV225100
    Canonical Identifier
    A-1523
    Canonical Title
    Unknown
    Carrier Type
    16mm film
    Colour Type
    colour
    Has Sound
    Y
    Identification Notes
    Picture: combined optical (data migration 25/06/2021)
    Identifier
    Image Polarity
    positive
    Modification Date
    25/06/2021
    Parts
    Reference
    561451
    Sound
    sound

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