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Zeppo, one of us!
« on: November 20, 2017, 07:18:38 PM »
The Marman Twin was a motorcycle produced by Marman Products of Inglewood, California (owned by Herbert "Zeppo" Marx) in 1948 and 1949. The engine was a drone airplane engine from World War II, manufactured by Jack & Heintz Aircraft Co.[1]
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Re: Zeppo, one of us!
« Reply #1 on: November 20, 2017, 07:25:20 PM »
 :gotpics: :gotpics:

This story is worthless without a picture!

Of the Marman, not of Zeppo.

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Re: Zeppo, one of us!
« Reply #2 on: November 20, 2017, 07:25:55 PM »
Where's the photos ?  :drool:
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« Reply #3 on: November 20, 2017, 07:28:11 PM »
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Re: Zeppo, one of us!
« Reply #4 on: November 20, 2017, 09:22:06 PM »
  The engine was a drone airplane engine from World War II,
not a Marman drone


But one small part of the history did last: After Navy admirals visited London in 1935 and saw a demonstration of an especially impressive radio-controlled aircraft called the Queen Bee, they started a research program to create their own machines. As a tip of the hat, they called them drones.
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« Reply #6 on: November 21, 2017, 08:54:04 PM »

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Re: Zeppo, one of us!
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