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Marvel & Curtiss Motorcycles

August 30, 2010

Earlier I wrote about the novel use of a single push/pull rod used for both valves on the Marvel / Curtiss motor.  Another interesting aspect of these bikes was the bifurcated front downtube.  Here is some period advertising and some quick pics that I’ve snapped of friends’ bikes.

 

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marvel 1910 -2

 

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More Marvel & Curtiss stuff here and here and here.

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