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"one product that has lasted, is modern and is of supreme quality, that has come out of a socialist system".

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Submitted by Ianus (Poland), Jun 23, 2010 at 17:30

Steadfast wrote :

"Name one product that has lasted, is modern and is of supreme quality, that has come out of a socialist system (excluding the AK47)"

How about the Soviet super-torpedo "Shkval" (since 1977 on Soviet submarines ) which moves underwater at the incredible speed of 360 km/h ? As far as I know it is only in 2005 that the West (Germany) invented (or rather copied ) something similar to the Soviet prototype . The list of such products is not so short .

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