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WD-40 Is at a Crucial Turning Point -- Be Ready to Act

Bruce Kamich

, the California-based manufacturer of household products like WD-40, Spot Shot, 3-in-1 and more. Ridge started off with a little history lesson, explaining that WD-40 was originally created as a water displacement spray for rockets, thus the "WD" in its name, and after 39 failed attempts, it was the 40th try that was finally successful. Over the years, WD-40 has moved away from rocket chemicals and is now in the business of creating happy memories, Ridge said, as they solve problems in factories, workshops and homes around the world.