[time-nuts] Visiting a modern crystal factory (was: Vintage Quartz Crystal Manufacturing)
attila at kinali.ch
Sun Sep 25 10:00:49 EDT 2016
On Sun, 25 Sep 2016 09:53:04 -0400
Bob Camp <kb8tq at n1k.org> wrote:
> If you dropped in to a crystal manufacturing plant at any point over the next 30 years after that film
> was made, the styles of dress had changed. The crystal holders had changed. Most of the processes
> were still the same and some of the gear was still the same ….
Apropos: I would very much like to visit a modern crystal factory.
Is there a chance that any of the listening time-nuts have contacts
to such a plant and would be willing to help in such an endavour?
It is upon moral qualities that a society is ultimately founded. All
the prosperity and technological sophistication in the world is of no
use without that foundation.
-- Miss Matheson, The Diamond Age, Neil Stephenson
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