Working replica of an 1867 steam powered bicycle

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+20 1. joka232 commented 8 years ago

i think it would quieter and more faster to pedal to work XD
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+14 2. gpullen commented 8 years ago

#1 very true, thats probably why it never caught on. But its nice to see that people at least tried to invent a faster method of transport back in the 1860's!!
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+3 3. ValdeLevis commented 8 years ago

#1 against a modern bicycle, there's no contest, but the “bicycles” of that era were no better than this contraption. I doubt the the original builder was trying to compete with bicycles in 1867. Much more likely that they wanted to compete with the horse.
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+9 4. IllusionsPlay commented 8 years ago

As an devoted bicycle fan, I humbly declare: "I WANT THAT!!!!"
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+7 5. imagic commented 8 years ago

#1 if i would have one of these i would not mind getting out of bed an hour earlier to get at work in time ;)

I really love this thing !!
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+7 6. gadgetfreak commented 8 years ago

whats the consumption? One log per Mile!? ;)
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0 7. buckleg08 commented 2 years ago

thats great for a steampunk movie...:D