On Thu, Feb 19, 2009 at 4:24 PM, John Watlington <w...@laptop.org> wrote:
> +1
> I don't see how a non-profit can do this, as requires financing at
> risk, and
> staffing for uncertain demand.    Let me know when you have the capital.
> The factory requires cash or irrevocable letter of credit for the
> full amount
> three to four months before delivery.

Now, whoever takes on doing this, if they manage to strike the
dastardly tricky balance between closedness that you need when you
have lots of capital on the line, with the openness needed to work in
the open community...

... well there's a community very keen to help you, and with a have a
ton of expertise.

(now, that balance... damn hard!)


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