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Old 10-06-07, 06:02 AM   #1
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1902 Patent

I was really surprised to come across this patent diagram while searching for information on other bike related topics.

I thought it looked not all that different to some modern recumbent bikes that I've seen around.
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Old 10-06-07, 07:09 AM   #2
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You are correct, and there are other 'turn of the century' models that are comfortable ie. recumbent styles also.
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