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Made in China but Made by Korean People

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by WalterBush, Jan 28, 2006.

  1. WalterBush


    Feb 27, 2005
    Yuma, Az

    Captured in the NAMM basement. The company's name is Qingdao Sambong, or some such. Purveyors of fine mega-brands such as Castle and Champ bass strings.

    I just thought the sign was funny :)
  2. Whafrodamus


    Oct 29, 2003
    Andover, MA

    I thought it was really funny too!
  3. Joe Nerve

    Joe Nerve Supporting Member

    Oct 7, 2000
    New York City
    Endorsing artist: Musicman basses, Hipshot products
    Me three. Saw it there and was amused. :)
  4. MJ5150

    MJ5150 Terrific Twister

    Apr 12, 2001
    Lacey, WA
    Weird. I saw this on another site, but it had nothing to do with bass or music.

  5. Bob Lee (QSC)

    Bob Lee (QSC) In case you missed it, I work for QSC Audio! Gold Supporting Member Commercial User

    Jul 3, 2001
    Costa Mesa, Calif.
    Technical Communications Developer, QSC Audio
    Yeah, that was bizarre! I have to consider that what they meant to say wasn't quite what they said. ;)

    A few years ago at NAMM was a Chinese company that had catalogs with "PUBIC ADDRESS SYSTEMS" printed on the front cover. That would be amazing technology. ;)
  6. Thor

    Thor Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    We got some squid samples 2 years ago in the office.

    Instead of Squid Rings, it was Squid Wings.
    The were supposed to go to Carrabba's.

    Needless to say, that Fedex didn't go. We had some fun
    with that printing error.
  7. WalterBush


    Feb 27, 2005
    Yuma, Az
    Translation errors are great. Next time I'm in San Francisco's Chinatown, I'll get a photo of the "Lucky Phat Ho" restaurant and post it. There's tons more where that came from, too.
  8. The best of both worlds, no?
  9. Try this:

    pretty good stuff there.
  10. baba

    baba Supporting Member

    Jan 22, 2002
    3rd stone from the sun
    Don't forget Phuket Thai at Haight and Divisadero.
  11. Thor

    Thor Moderator Staff Member Gold Supporting Member


    That works for me.