SOWPub Small Business Forums  
 

Click Here to see the latest posts!

Ask any questions related to business / entrepreneurship / money-making / life
or share your success stories (and educational "failures")...

Sign up for the Hidden Business Ideas Letter Free edition, and receive a free report straight to your inbox: "Ordinary housewife makes $500,000+ a year in her spare time, using a simple idea, and her driveway!"

NO BLATANT ADS PLEASE
Also, please no insults or personal attacks.
Feel free to link to your web site though at the end of your posts.

Stay up to date! Get email notifications or
get "new thread" feeds here

 

Go Back   SOWPub Small Business Forums > Main Category > SOWPub Business Forum
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

SOWPub Business Forum Seeds of Wisdom Forum

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
  #6  
Old March 14, 2008, 06:30 PM
Unregistered
 
Posts: n/a
Default Reminds me of....

...a guy I met in the late 70's.

He was an heir living in a Penthouse on Michigan Ave in Chgo. His granddaddy go THE contract from the US Gummit to DYE the US Army clothes in WW! and WW!! and Korea.

Some other company made the clothes BUT his company DYED them the special khaki "Army Green". That's ALL they did was DYE the uniforms.

One thing about "the rich"....they are in contact with OTHER "rich".

Anyway...I met this guy in a "Business Opportunityl" convention.

He and I were in a seminar and he liked my "questions". So...after the seminar, he came over and introduced himself and asked me if I'd be interested in promoting a product he had the "US rights" to.

Of course....I immediately asked him..."Whatcha got?"

He told me someone in the UK had produced a "Special Spark Plug" that, when placing it in place of a regular spark plug...could tell "a LOT of things going on with that engine....just by the COLOR of the top of the clear plastic on top of the Plug....whether that engine was running rich, lean...in need of a tune-up...burning too much oil...etc.

A TERRIFIC product for "women" or anyone who would like to know the "condition" of their engine....instantly....simply by the COLOR of the top of the plug.

He called this product, "COLOR-TUNE".

Well...I "got involved" with the guy. I introduced him to some big car dealers who were customers of mine via my Burglar Alarm business.

These dealers were REALLY EXCITED about this product...BUT....he had a heart attack and died and ....about that time I was going thru a divorce...so I lost contact with the product....and...I'd like to know if anyone viewing this has any info or has heard of a product called, "COLOR TUNE"...that can TELL, froM the COLOR of the top of this special spark plug...what was going on in the engine.

Dien...thanks for bringing up this about "Military Uniforms". Reminded me of a product that would be a BIG HIT today...."Color-Tune".

I think I'll spend the weekend doing some research on this product and see if I can find out what happened to it.

Thanks,

Don Alm
Reply With Quote
 


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Other recent posts on the forum...


Seeds of Wisdom Publishing (front page) | Seeds of Wisdom Business forum | Seeds of Wisdom Original Business Forum (Archive) | Hidden Unusual Business Ideas Newsletter | The Great Ideas Letter on CD | Hotsheet Profits | The Art of Leverage | The Success Report | Persuade via Remote Influence | Writer's Friend (software) | Affia Band | The Entrepreneur's Hotsheet | The SeedZine (Entrepreneurial Ezine) | The Fly Low Collect Dough Update Hotline

Get the report on Harvey Brody's Answers to a Question-Oriented-Person


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 03:14 PM.


Powered by vBulletin Version 3.6.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.