[Heron photograph album]

Maker and role
Ross Baker, Compiler
Production date
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Red photograph album containing photographs and cuttings relating to the full process of the production of the Heron PC80 automobile.
Photographs include:
Page 1: Finished car
Page 2: wooden plug
Page 3: making the mould;
Page 4: finished mould;
Page 5: plug;
Page 6: laying up mould;
Page 7 - Page 9: body shell;
Page 10, Page 11: gluing body together;
Page 12: front subframe to hold batteries suspension;
Page 13: no steer chasis;
Page 14: rear sub frame to hold baterries suspension;
Page 15: Inside of finished product
Page 16: Winner innovation Rotorua District Council; Motors Prototype Richard Fletcher England.
Sheet 17: Cutting of article from Energy Wise News in October 1995 titled 'NZ Electric car poised for production'
Page 18: Finished product
Page 19: Car components
Page 20: Cutting titled 'Composite prototype electric car' ; photograph of finish product.
Physical description
1 album : 10 sheets
Credit Line
Ross Baker. 1995. [Heron photograph album], ALB-2017-6. Walsh Memorial Library, The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
Production place
Bay of Plenty
New Zealand


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