Who invented the skimmer ?

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  1. Warr7207

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    Who invented the skimmer ?

    How long has this tech been around?

    Anyone got any research history on this ?
     
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    viper357 Admin MASA Contributor

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    I recall reading somewhere that Protein Skimming began or was invented in the 1950's in Germany, I think. That's all I know, not sure where I read it.
     
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    Have a google for "Berlin skimmer" i'm sure they were the first ones out.
     
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    Dr Adey from the Smithsonian institute......who else.
    And explained in intricate detail to the world by Escobal.
     
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    Although, according to Steven Pro:
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    that long, hectic
     
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    Wow and i thought it came about in the last 20 some odd years lol
     

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