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Household sounds


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    • Household sounds
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    • us: Home sounds
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    • found: Work cat.: Industrial/household [sound recording], 1979? (Contents: Sawmill in operation -- Chain saw cutting down tree -- Tree crash -- High speed metal punch -- High speed labeller -- Assembler -- Metal sorter -- Old elevator with metal gates -- Old elevator with metal gate and wood door -- Hand saw -- Hammering on metal -- Chipping at stone-chisel and hammer -- Jack hammer -- Pile driver -- Sledge hammer striking metal wedge -- Chopping tree -- Hand operated printing press -- Sash window-open and close -- Person brushing teeth -- Open curtains -- Open a jar-then close -- Crack egg -- Prepare omelet -- Whistling kettle -- Alarm clock rings-fumbling shut off -- Fill wash basin -- Fill electric kettle-plug in -- Bacon frying -- Eggs frying -- Glass bottle opened-milk poured -- Electric kettle comes to boil-unplug -- Coffee percolating -- Coffee percolated-slows to stop -- Small fire in fireplace -- Smaller fire-mostly embers -- Poker lifted from rack-used-replaced -- Fire flares up -- Log flares up -- English phone with remote ring -- North American phone-dial tone-dial-remote ring -- Phone thrown to floor in anger -- Toilet flush -- Washing dishes -- Blankets-person gets into bed; Series: Sound effects)
    • found: Sights and sounds in the house [filmstrip], c1966 (1 filmstrip + 1 sound cassette)
    • found: Machines and movements [SR], p2005: contents (Automotive -- Construction -- Aviation -- Sounds of war -- Marine -- Trains -- Household -- Sports and games)
    • found: The BBC sound effects library. Home sounds, 1978?
    • found: Hear & go seek at home sounds, c2009.
    • found: Home & household [SR], c2009.
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    • 2013-05-16: new
    • 2014-12-12: revised
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