Gottlieb Daimler's unsuccessful youth You should never have known from the simple reproduced images of the balding, the older man like Gottlieb Daimler was ever young. I have imagined a rare portrait of the youth engineer and the apprentice, with his carefully prepared, wavy hair. Engineers will tell that the grooved radiator on Daimler cars is designed to provide a larger surface area for dissipating the cooling water heat. Look at this portrait of young Gottlieb but with their ordered hair waves in a ribbed style, the true origin of this known function becomes apparent. We can imagine Gottlieb Daimler around the middle of the nineteenth century. He has been quite a disciple of a gunsmith and studied hard on Swabian polytechnics. When the lessons were over, with a stick in hand and bowler hat sitting at an angle, he went out with his peers to shoot some pool, drink a lot of beer and chat up girls. Then it was Daimler's friend Wilhelm & Sharp Willi & # 39; Maybach. Even as a student he became renowned for his fantastic technical effects. Maybach could for example have built a card with one hand while drinking beer with the other. He can also erode his opponents & # 39; money in card games. They were only hit by defective losses & # 39; according to & # 39; Sharp Willi & # 39;. Many were the times when the salons of the Gottlieb city would explain to the technical students, because Daimler would tell jokes that could not be repeated in polite companies, such as the actress and bishop, and how they applied the four-stroke cycle. A practical joker, Daimler, was almost dismissed from his employment at the English Armstrong-Whitworth factory for his demonstration of "rapidly removable petticoats" on the unsuspecting tea lady. Later,.