Great inventions of your nation

Discussion in 'General Chat' started by Dahlis, Feb 25, 2007.

  1. Tesla Coil > You
  2. Molosovich > Tesla
  3. They should have used a Tesla coil during his execution.
  4. Another great Swedish invention, the "Tre Fas" (don't know whts it called in english) system.

    The "tre fas" system is used to give you 380V AC.
  5. #105 kleatz, Feb 25, 2007
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    Yeah, but it takes an Australian to do this with it:
  6. using an Albanian would've been more demeaning
  7. Equality
    The Nuke
    The Sofa
  8. #108 TimmyMcOwnsYou, Feb 25, 2007
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  9. Holy shit! you're from 5 countries! <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/wink.gif"></A>
  10. no, im sure my country just claims them all
  11. <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/grin.gif"></A> ok <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/grin.gif"></A>
  12. #112 mafioso, Feb 25, 2007
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    Hong Kong (?) based Phillips just came out with the Drag And Draw. I really want one.
  13. hahahahahHAHAHhah
  14. Rainy days
  15. #115 Sled Driver, Feb 25, 2007
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    I'm pretty sure Philips is based in the Netherlands.
  16. Was'nt it the Britts that invented that? <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/wink.gif"></A>
  17. Yepp, you're right, Did'nt Philips invent the CD?
  18. You never went to belgium if you say that. :D
  19. Canada invented multiculturalism, which is working out splendidly the world over <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/wink.gif"></A>
  20. The optical storage medium was invented by an American, but Philips brought the technology to a point where it was useable. So I'll split the credit with the dutch on this one. <A BORDER="0" HREF=""><IMG BORDER="0" SRC="pitlane/emoticons/grin.gif"></A>
  21. I was there like 30 years ago, and the weather was perfect.
  22. Lucky guy.
  23. Bull #$%#ing shit.

    The place we know know as Afghanistan and Tajikistan invented multiculturalism. It was the meeting point of Buddhism, Hinduism, and Islam, not to mention being the main artery of the Silk Road.
  24. more swedish stuff:

    the ejectorseat
    the padlock
    the three point seatbelt
    the automatic lighthouse
    the milking machine
    tetra pak
    the revolver
  25. Bureaucracy

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