View Full Version : Wednesday Trivia: Tubs

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January 31st, 2018, 07:45 AM
Before he founded the automobile company that bears his name, David Dunbar Buick invented a process for coating cast iron with porcelain enamel, which he used to make bathtubs and sinks.


The Scottish-born inventor David Buick invented a process for bonding porcelain enamel to cast iron in the 1880s while working for the Alexander Manufacturing Company in Detroit.


Without him, we wouldn't have the smooth, white bathroom fixtures we know today.

Think about that next time you're soaking in the tub........mmmmm, I won't be!

January 31st, 2018, 10:00 AM
Oh, I love baths so I may become a buick fan. lol

January 31st, 2018, 10:03 AM
I loved my Buick, and I love my tubs! Thanks so much Mr. Buick!