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    Item title reads - Novel cycleplane makes its first - and last - appearance, but undaunted inventor says "experiments will be resumed." USA (U.S.A.)

    M/S of the cycleplane which has seven sets of wings stacked on top of each other. A man spins the propellor, C/U of another man sat in the pilot's seat using bicycle pedals to get the plane going. L/S as it sets off along the ground but collapses and all the wings fall inwards before it has chance to take off. M/S as two men help the pilot out of his seat, he smiles.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24124
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    324.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:46:00 / 01:23:54:00
    Canister:
    G 1040
    Sort Number:
    G 1040
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    manpowered plane
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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