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ghova
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re: Stranded, shaped wire springs provide strength, durability
ghova   5/30/2012 12:40:09 PM
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"Rocket wire" turns up nothing much in a Google search. What are its properties and who makes it?

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re: Stranded, shaped wire springs provide strength, durability
BicycleBill   5/29/2012 11:00:32 PM
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For an interesting look at how an "amateur" inventor did a lot of out-of-the-box thinking (plastic frame, for example) which led to the now standard Glock pistol, see the just-published “Glock: The Rise of America’s Gun,” by Paul M. Barrett. The first 1/3 is about the design and design process, the rest is about contracts, legal hassles, and other issues.



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