Ten Man Pace Racing Bicycle

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Ten Man Pace Racing Bicycle

New postby fjmenez » Tue May 25, 2010 1:10 pm

The Orient (Oriten) Ten Man Pace Racing bicycle was made by the Waltham Manuacturing Company Waltham Mass. in 1879. This photo was taken along the banks of the Charles River Massachusetts. Top speed was 45mph. The gentlemen riding this bike are members of the Dunlop Racing Team from England. The photo can be seen at the CRMI, Waltham, Mass.

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Re: Ten Man Pace Racing Bicycle

New postby richiec » Wed May 26, 2010 10:02 pm

Just don't hit the front brake.
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Re: Ten Man Pace Racing Bicycle

New postby veritas » Thu May 27, 2010 10:10 pm

I would think this old, it had coaster brakes. Wow 45 mph, thats moving along at a good speed.
Thanks for posting Frank.
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Re: Ten Man Pace Racing Bicycle

New postby Glyn Meredith » Fri May 28, 2010 1:14 am

Not to get too technical about it ... the power to weight ratio increases as you accommodate more riders. :geek: :)
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