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M. Mercier’s Four-Stroke V-Twin Powered Roller Skates

M. Mercier's Two-Stroke V-Twin Powered Roller Skates

Updated – M. Constantini of Paris, France was an early prolific inventor of carburetors and other automotive subassemblies. He was also interested in motorized roller skate designs and built two sets of the curious devices. The pair of machines was reviewed in an April 1906, Scientific American article. Featured here are four photos from the February 25, 1912 Austrian General…

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Life Is A Gas – Living In A Converted Sinclair Gasoline Station

Robert Guthrie like many talented artists thinks outside the box – he converted a prewar Sinclair Gasoline Station in New Orleans, Louisiana into comfortable living quarters. This interesting two-minute video courtesy of CNNMoney shows the remarkable transformation Guthrie accomplished with his conversion. The inside of the home is decorated with vintage petrolania, auto parts and vintage industrial…

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