The Fix (1992)

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One of a series of programmes celebrating the role of engineering in modern society. Looks at the technology involved in designing and making fasteners, including the glue that fastens the wings on supersonic F-18 aircraft to the fuselage, Dzus fasteners on Formula 1 cars, nuts that will never undo, screws that will not come out, bolts that expand, airtight zippers and dissolving stitches.

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