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233. Motorcycle links

07/04/2016

It’s well documented that the rotary engine concept was developed from an original idea from the USA for a front-engined motorcycle. I’ve just come across this video which demonstrates – more or less – how the concept works, in a 1923 version.

There is no clutch, so presumably you have to warm the thing up on the stand and jump start it when you want to ride on it!

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