Folding Bikes - Folding bicycle 1929
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Popular Science put online 137 years worth of searchable magazine and they contain a bunch of articles about folding bikes:
Here is a screenshot of an article from 1929
03-31-10, 10:12 PM
I am always reminded that very few things are actually new ideas...
04-01-10, 06:36 PM
I can tell you why it did not succeed. The folder was too high geared!
I wonder if any survived over the years.
04-07-10, 04:14 PM
In the 1920's the NY to Chicago train took 3hrs less time too.... and it was actually on time more often than it is now..
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