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Mitteleuropa, Niedersachsen - Reetdachdecken in Fintel


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Title Mitteleuropa, Niedersachsen - Reetdachdecken in Fintel
Alternative Title Central Europe, Lower Saxony - Reed Roof Thatching at Fintel
Author Simon, Franz
Petschel, Günter
License CC Attribution - NonCommercial - NoDerivatives 3.0 Germany:
You are free to use, copy, distribute and transmit the work or content in unchanged form for any legal and non-commercial purpose as long as the work is attributed to the author in the manner specified by the author or licensor.
DOI 10.3203/IWF/E-1540
IWF Signature E 1540
Publisher IWF (Göttingen)
Release Date 1972
Language Silent film
Producer IWF
Production Year 1968

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IWF Technical Data Film, 16 mm, 254 m ; SW, 23 1/2 min

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Subject Area Ethnology
Abstract Zwei Dachdecker reißen das alte Strohdach eines Hauses ab, um es mit Reet (Phragmites communis) neu zu decken. Arbeitsablauf: Aufbau des Gerüsts, Abreißen der alten Bedachung, Zurechtschneiden der Reetbunde, Auftragen und Befestigen des Reets am Dachgerüst, Abdecken des Dachfirsts mit ausgestochenen Heidekrautsoden, Glattschneiden und -klopfen der neu gedeckten Stellen, Abbau des Gerüsts.
After a short depiction of the landscape the film shows the various processes of reed roof thatching: erection of the scaffolding, removing the damaged roof, cutting the bundles of reeds, laying and fastening the reed to the roof structure, covering the ridge with pieces of turf, smoothing and beating the newly covered places, dismantling the scaffold.
Keywords Reetdach
Haus / Hausbau
Dach, Dachdecken
house / building of a house
building trade
roof, roofing
builing of houses
reed roof

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