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Steve M. Taylor
09/26/05 06:37
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#101535 - 's true
Responding to: Jan Waclawek's previous message
Jan Waclawek said:
wiki::Ferranti said:
Ferranti Instruments dissolved. Some minor assets acquired by Ravenfield Designs.



There is actually some interesting history there, directly related to the reasons why Ferranti failed after 100 years - they got way too greedy for easy money. Someone else seems to have edited the story back out of the Wiki, but yes, we did acquire things.

http://www.ravenfield.com/fervis.htm

Steve

List of 11 messages in thread
TopicAuthorDate
War of Currents: Edison vs. Tesla      James Hinnant      09/22/05 01:53      
   So who won?      Russell Bull      09/22/05 03:35      
      Electric Chair      Andy Neil      09/22/05 03:50      
         the other way      Neil Kurzman      09/22/05 13:49      
   Ferranti      Andy Neil      09/22/05 03:51      
      Tesla was the first      Slobodan Mandaric      09/22/05 05:06      
      Deptford      Steve M. Taylor      09/22/05 05:11      
      wiki:Ferranti      James Hinnant      09/25/05 03:13      
         Efficiency?      Oliver Sedlacek      09/26/05 02:04      
         Closed loop      Jan Waclawek      09/26/05 02:39      
            's true      Steve M. Taylor      09/26/05 06:37      

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