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Raleigh Ad 1962

This ad for a 1962 Raleigh Superbe is interesting as it suggests that the Dynohub can be put to use to provide ¬†lighting in a fall-out shelter…

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2 responses

  1. I seem to remember WW2 paratroopers were equipped with a pedal-powered Dynamo of some sort (a saddle, seat tube and crank, like a bike with no wheels) to provide power for their radios etc. Sure I’ve seen a picture somewhere

    June 4, 2016 at 9:06 am

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