Thread: Third wheel
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Old 01-29-2010, 09:33 AM
42blue15 42blue15 is offline
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Default Re: Third wheel

Originally Posted by tinbender View Post
I'm new here,I have a question.In the late fifties and early sixties in my town a guy had a third wheel assembly on his bike.It pivoted up and down as his would lean his bike left and right.Briggs and stratton type engine ,chain drive, small pnuematic tire on a horizontal platform mounted on rear side.Is anybody here familiar with this set up?
It began with the 1910 Wall Auto Wheel-
1914 Wall Auto-Wheel - Riding Impression - Classic Bike Guide -

EVentually B & S bought the rights to the design, and named it the Motor Wheel-
Bicycle ' Motor Wheel' at the Heart of Briggs & Stratton History
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