Skip to comments.Amish turn to Silicon Valley for better buggy lights
Posted on 09/18/2003 11:06:30 AM PDT by bedolidoEdited on 04/29/2004 2:03:08 AM PDT by Jim Robinson. [history]
INTERCOURSE, Pennsylvania (AP) -- The front of an Amish buggy may seem an unlikely place to find state-of-the-art Silicon Valley innovation.
But developments in light-emitting diode (LED) technology have allowed a company headquartered in the heart of Lancaster County's Amish community to create an alternative to traditional buggy headlights -- a light that lasts about 16 times longer than incandescent headlights.
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