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Ancient Chinese Inventions That Were Truly Ahead of Their Time

The ancient Chinese were arguably the most sophisticated engineers in history, as can be seen in the variety of ancient Chinese inventions. They used chrome on their swords as early as the Qin Dynasty in 300 B.C. They were the first to construct a working torpedo and floating fortresses that moved by propellers, and they designed snorkels ...

Max Lu

Chrome bumper on a car.