A short history of Tektronix from 1946 to 2007. Before the Danaher aquistion.

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When you say to another engineer you have a Tektronix scope, there’s nothing more to say as its like having a Rolls Royce. It speaks for itself.

The film covers Tektronix from conception at the end of World War 2 through the eyes and commentary from its work force, and guidance from their managers into to the world renowned brand Tektronix became. Of course it touches on the social, economic, political and technological events through 50 years, and shows what the electronics gold rush was like, having parallels to the Silicone Valley’s early computer industry.

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