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1950 British Industries Fair: Companies V

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Note: This is a sub-section of the 1950 British Industries Fair

Held 8th-19th May at Birmingham

Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • Vactite Wire Co, Ltd. Stand C,619. 24, Queen Anne’s Gate, Westminster, London, S.W.l. Teleph.: Whitehall 8671. Tel. Add. : “ Electric, London.”—Eureka (Regd.) -and Nickel- Chrome Resistance Wires and Tapes. Molybdenum Rods, Wires and Tapes. Copperclad, Pure Nickel, Platinum-clad, Vac-Steel and Mandrel Wires.
  • Vacuum Oil Co, Ltd. Stand 0,146. Caxton House, Westminster. London, SW.l. Teleph. : Whitehall 1010. Tel. Add. ; “ Vacuum, Phone, London.”—Gargoyle Lubricating Oils and Greases, Process Products, Delvac Mechanical Lubricator.
  • Valor Co, Ltd., The. Stand B,401. Bromford, Erdiugton, Birmingham, 24. Teleph. : Erdington 1691 (4 lines). Tel. Add. : “Valor, Birmingham.”—Valor Oil Heaters, Cookers, Boiling Stoves, Ovens, Oven-Stands, Wickless Pressure Stoves ; Oil Storage Articles ; Steel Ofhce and Works Equipment ; Aston Brass, Plumbers and Sanitary Brassware Cocks and Taps ; Fire Extinguishers.
  • Van Dorn Electric Tools. Stand C,607. Harmondsworth, Middlesex. Teleph. : West Drayton 2681. Tel. Add. : " Blacdeck,” West Drayton.—Portable Electric Tools for Engineering, Building and Motor Trades ; Drills, Screwdrivers, Tappers, Bench and Portable Grinders, Diegrinders, Disc Sanders, Polishers, Saws, Hammers and Valve Reconditioning Equipment. Various Attachments and Accessories.
  • Vane and Schofield. Stand Outdoor,1211 and 1110. Brighton Road, Birmingham, 12. Teleph. : South 1413 (2 lines). Tel. Add. ; " South 1413.”—Portable Buildings. Pavilions, Garages, Greenhouses, Summerhouses, Poultry and Pig Houses, Church Halls, Garden Frames, Contractors’ Offices and Store Sheds, Garden Tool Sheds, Sectional Buildings of all kinds. Lists free.
  • Varatio-Strateline Gears, Ltd. Stand D,709. 278, Aberdeen Avenue, Trading Estate, Slough, Bucks. Teleph. ; Slough 21504. Tel. Add.: " Varatio, Slough”—“ Varatio ” Positive Variable Speed Gear Boxes : H.P. J to 25, Ratios 2:1, 3:1,4:1, Speeds 7, 9, 13. " Strateline ” Speed Reducers : H.P. J to 2, Ratios 3 : 1 to 10,000 : 1.
  • Venning, John, and Co, Ltd. Stand D,243. Station Road, Alton, Hants. Teleph. : Alton 3341. Tel. Add. : “Venning, Alton Hants.”—Hydraulic Pumps, Valves and Ancillary Equipment.
  • Victaulic Co, Stand D,511 and 408 Outdoor,1333 and 1232 Brook House, 113, Park Lane, Loudon, W.l. Teleph. : Mayfair 9641. Tel. Add. ; “ Victaulic, Audley, London.”—Victaulic and Johnson Flexible Joints for Steel Pipes, Diameters 1 to 100 inches. Pressures zero to 1 ton per square inch. Conveyance Water, Compressed Air, Oils, Gases, Sewerage, etc.
  • Victoria Tube Co, Ltd., The. Stand C,300. Great Bridge, Tipton. Staffs. Teleph. : Tipton 1242. Tel. Add. ; “ Vigilantia, Tipton.”—Steel Tubes and Fittings, Fabricated Pipework, Fabricated Tubular Steelwork.
  • Villiers Engineering Co, Ltd, The. . Stand D,339. Marston Road, Wolverhampton. Teleph. : Wolverhampton 21666/7/8. Tel. Add. : " Villiers, Wolverhampton.”—Air-cooled Petrol and Paraffin Four-stroke Engines and Two-stroke Engines from | h.p, to 4 h.p. for Industrial Purposes. Carburetters, Magnetos and Motor Cycle Two-stroke Engine Units. Bicycle Freewheels and Sprockets.
  • Vokes, Ltd. Stand D,728. Guildford, Surrey. Teleph. : Guildford 62861. Tel. Add. : " Vokesac- cess, Guildford.”—Air, Oil and Fuel Filters. Air Conditioning Filters. Dust Recovery Filter Units. Genspring Constant Support Hanger for the suspension of Steam-heated Pipes. Air Intake Silencers and Exhaust Silencers.
  • Voucher, Ltd. Stand D,736. 65. Bridge Street, Walsall, Staffs. Teleph. : 3396. Tel. Add. ; “ Voucher Ltd., Walsall.”—Screwing Machines : " Production ” Type up to 4-in. Pipes ; “ Portable ” Type up to 2-in. Pipes. Cutting-off Machines for Bars, Tubes and Sections. Grinders for Circular Saws, Drills and Screwing Chasers.
  • Vulcan Manufacturing (Wolverhampton), Ltd., The. Stand A,304. New Griffin Works, Colliery Road, Wolverhampton, Staffs. Teleph. : Wolverhampton 23241. Tel. Add.: “Wearwell,” Wolverhampton.— Door Bolts in Steel, Brass, and Special Finishes. Locks and Latches, Hasps and Staples, Casement Stays, Casement Fasteners. Gutter Brackets, Shelf Brackets, and Builders’ Ironmongery. Heel Tips and Toeplates, Cycles, Cycle Bells.

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