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Artur Fischer 1919-2016  (Art.-No.: 28810 ) 
CHF 65.00
signed photo, 4x6 inch, signed verso 
 
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German inventor. He is falsely best known for inventing, the plastic expanding wall plug. But the plug was invented and patented the year before, in a smarter colour-coded way, by the Swede Oswald Thorsman (1924-1973). The matter was settled in court to Thorsman's advantage. In 1949, He invented flash light photography, purchased by the camera company Agfa. Fischer held over 1100 patents and overtook Thomas Alva Edison, who held 1093 patents. Fischer also held 5867 trade rights and invented fischertechnik. 
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Artur Fischer 1919-2016