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Bate's Car: Sweet as a Nut

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A delightful film encounter with a man who found his own substitute for gasoline in barnyard manure. Mr. Bate is an inventor, a classic combination of single-minded know-how and practical dreamer. But his discovery is real enough. The film shows how his home-made digester does turn manure into potent methane gas to power his auto. And for good measure he demonstrates his latest energy machine--a bicycle powered by the bumps on the road.

1974, 15 min 33 s

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Biofest
September 28 to October 2 1976, Novi Sad - Yugoslavia

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