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Vintage Posters Highlight a Century of Innovation

When this rare, chainless bicycle re-emerged in 2003, the dreams and the off-the-shelf parts were long gone, but the patented 3-speed shaft-drive mechanism remained intact, begging to rejoin its place in bicycle history."

When this rare, chainless bicycle re-emerged in the dreams and the off-the-shelf parts were long gone, but the patented shaft-drive mechanism remained intact, begging to rejoin its place in bicycle history.

selle Regina molleggiata 1884... 19th century attempt at bicycle suspension (at seat level).

selle Regina molleggiata century attempt at bicycle suspension (at seat level).

Suspension

Love the shock absorption of the spokes but what holds the wheel true? Safe or functional ride?

WW1 Germasn Bicycle Victoria Springwheel 11  http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/WW1-Germasn-Bicycle-Victoria-Springwheel-11.jpg

WW1 Germasn Bicycle Victoria Springwheel 11 http://www.oldbike.eu/museum/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/WW1-Germasn-Bicycle-Victoria-Springwheel-11.jpg

Suspension!

This intrigues me. I wonder how well it works. My concern would be the outer rim not lining up with the brake shoes when the springs are compressing and expanding.

Not sure what make/model/year...but really nice old shaft driven bicycle.

Not sure what make/model/year.but really nice old shaft driven bicycle. The hardcore fixie.

No time like the past | Fort Silver

Vintage Royal Enfield (Bicycles ) advertising love the used aspect of the paper

STRANGE OLDE BICYCLES - WILD NO CHAIN DESIGN - GEAR DRIVEN!

Not sure what make/model/year.but really nice old shaft driven bicycle.

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