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How It Works takes a look at the design, manufacture and mass production of products.
  • How It Works - Episode 115

    How It Works - Episode 115

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    In this, the fifteenth episode of How It Works we take a closer look at the handmade spring roll from China and we follow the high-tech construction processes involved in the development and construction of a brand new design of ski goggles. - Aired: 05/1

  • How It Works - Episode 114

    How It Works - Episode 114

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    First in this show, find out how a diamond drill cuts out a contact lens to fit a patient's eye to perfection, and then see how a team of workers race against the clock to resurface the tarmac on an airport runway. - Aired: 05/03/2007 - Season 1 Epis

  • How It Works - Episode 113

    How It Works - Episode 113

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    First in this show, we see the state of the art production line which churns out mobile phones. Then, discover how scaffolders in Hong Kong build colossal towers - out of bamboo and plastic straps! - Aired: 04/26/2007 - Season 1 Episode 10 - 23:43 - Rated

  • How It Works - Episode 112

    How It Works - Episode 112

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    First in this show is an amazing machine which harvests dead trees from the bottom of lakes and reservoirs. Then we go to India to discover the secrets of making the right blend for a perfect cup of tea. - Aired: 04/19/2007 - Season 1 Episode 10 - 23:39 -

  • How It Works - Episode 111

    How It Works - Episode 111

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    First in this show is the complicated process of building a simple but sturdy object, the padlock. Then we take the plunge to show you how the largest mobile log flume in the world is built. - Aired: 04/12/2007 - Season 1 Episode 10 - 23:43 - Rated: Not R

  • How It Works - Episode 110

    How It Works - Episode 110

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    Today's episode begins by looking at the single-unit production of pool tables. The first stage is the sawing of the plywood side panels, followed by the construction of the frame and the fitting of the rubber cushions. - Aired: 04/05/2007 - Season 1

  • How It Works - Episode 109

    How It Works - Episode 109

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    Today's episode begins with the manufacture of corkscrews. The parts are all made separately, starting with the bell which is made from zinc and ground by a finishing machine. - Aired: 03/29/2007 - Season 1 Episode 9 - 23:55 - Rated: Not Rated

  • How It Works - Episode 108

    How It Works - Episode 108

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    In today's episode, How It Works looks at the creation of toilets: a process that starts with the soft mineral gypsum, which is used to make the molds themselves. - Aired: 03/22/2007 - Season 1 Episode 8 - 23:55 - Rated: Not Rated

  • How It Works - Episode 107

    How It Works - Episode 107

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    Today's episode looks at the tall task of constructing a skyscraper. Steel struts form the frame of the building and are surrounded by enormous steel towers, crossbars are then fitted, and the process is repeated level by level and welded into place.

  • How It Works - Episode 106

    How It Works - Episode 106

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    In today's episode, How It Works looks at the birth of a book. This frantic process begins with a CD-ROM of the book that is then transferred to a chrome printing plate onto which the letters of the text are imprinted in copper. - Aired: 03/08/2007 -

  • How It Works - Episode 105

    How It Works - Episode 105

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    This episode of How It Works looks at the economical process of making bikinis. The first stages are a computer design and the testing of both the potential fabrics and the fasteners. Also covered: Wind Turbines , Pasta manufacture and computer recycling.

  • How It Works - Episode 104

    How It Works - Episode 104

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    In today's episode, How It Works looks at the production of charcoal. 25 tons of wood is dried in a huge silo and then heated in an alembic until it becomes carbonized. Also covered: How electric toothbrushes are made, How rubber gloves are made and

  • How It Works - Episode 103

    How It Works - Episode 103

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    Today's episode starts with a peek behind the scenes of the fashion industry. In a designer jeans factory a cutting pattern is plotted out on a computer and then up to 20 layers of denim are cut out with an electric saw. Also covered is Swatch Watche

  • How It Works - Episode 102

    How It Works - Episode 102

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    This episode starts with the story of how a pile of aluminum tubes is handcrafted into a customized mountain bike. Also covered are How socks are made and freeze dried coffee- Aired: 02/08/2007 - Season 1 Episode 2 - 23:46 - Rated: Not Rated

  • How It Works - Episode 101

    How It Works - Episode 101

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    This first episode begins with a close look at the design, manufacture and mass production of a wine glass. Also how grand pianos are built, how sink faucets are made and how soy sauce is made. - Aired: 02/01/2007 - Season 1 Episode 1 - 23:35 - Rated: Not

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