Sample sections of some typical Aluminium Extrusions of the era, c.1960

Photograph taken in 1960

D7338/14/10/5626
Gloucestershire Archives

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  • I worked as a design/draughtsman for ASL Portashowers in Nantwich in 1972 – 1974. I used RTZ extrusions for all our products and also some other innovative designs. I made a complete mobile discotheque, record cases and speaker cabinets using these extrusions! I still have all my original drawings of those designs. So versatile. I even managed to get my RTZ rep to produce special lengths of extrusion for my disco light units!

    Ed: Thanks for your comment Steve. You never know when a piece of aluminium extrusion might come in useful! John B

    By Steve Sutton (10/04/2021)

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