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Posted 26 November 2011 - 11:06 AM
I'm willing to bet you guys can relate this quote...............I sure can!
"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work." - Thomas A. Edison
Posted 26 November 2011 - 02:11 PM
He was probably refering to his quest for a filament for the light bulb. He tried all kind of wild things before he found carbon filament.
Posted 26 November 2011 - 09:22 PM
I can relate and the blood trails around my shop will prove it .
Posted 26 November 2011 - 10:11 PM
Only 10,000 ways that wouldn't work? Edison was a rank amateur.
Posted 27 November 2011 - 06:27 AM
Nah, he was trying to find an epoxy top coat, but went with glass in the end.
Posted 27 November 2011 - 12:34 PM