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he more money going if that were done, as his experience of references was they were I newe costly. Mr. Chutter. engineer to Messrs. Tunks. Ltd.. gave evidence as to calling the attention of Mr. Robinson, manager of the Mannesmann Tube Co., to tubes that had 1 burst. Mr. Robinson made no suggestion that they were not Mannesmann tubes. Cross-examined by Mr. S. T. Evans He would not say that the company had not done everything they could to ensure good material. e Mr. Evans Then as to workmanship, what do you say was not done to ensure good workmanship? Witness replied that the tubes the-mx-lvsi showed that after they were drawn there showed that after they were drawn there should have been quite another foot cropoed off in order to get rid of the laminated metal and come to the solid metal before they were sealed. sealed. Counsel was proceeding to discuss this point where !j'r. Chutter undertook "to say that he new m :e about tubes than counsel (Laughter.) Mr. S. T. Evans I know quite sufficient about th «e tubes for -'ross-exa mining pur- poses which you will find out nT time. (Laughter.) Counsel further said that only 21 out of 4.000 tubes burst, and that even assumin r thev had been properly treated in the steim "v. ns W itness said the time was not taken into consideiation. In twelve months not a simde explosion had taken place, but these had oc- curred one after the other Cross-examined He had Vft Messrs. Tunk s employ on December 21st. I Counsel Where are you now? fitness: In the witness-box. (Laughter.) _ui. 'x ai"s Ale you now? do you think you ar. all there.' (Laughter). Is that a fai, answer to my question? Witness objected' to his n-ivat • business being Ioli.e into, but in icplv to the Judge said he was at present a consulting en- gineer at I is private ,e*id:.ince. el ^rifCr?"eiCamine(i Mr- CTxatter ad- mitt, it that lix; had never before that day. su y gested that the ends of the tubes ougllt to ha^e be n cropped off before welding He had be, n thinking over the cans- of the acci- dents. t- M,V Then it, is m the witness box for the Erst t'i'Vii> that you produce the resu't of your deep thought in the matter? Witness- lS; ;7' ^suiting engineer. Cardiff, said the bursting of the p;p^ was due to wea IHSS nroug it about by lognit uain.al 1am- M.ations in the metal. Fmlhe', the boic was eccentric.

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