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 Post subject: 'Motors' - HIGHLY UNUSUAL, SEMI-MINIATURE DESIGNS
PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 3:56 am 
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I wonder what these were meant to be used for ?

An interesting history maybe ...


https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/TWO-WIND-UP-GRAMOPHONE-MOTORS-UNUSED-AND-HIGHLY-UNUSUAL-SEMI-MINIATURE-DESIGNS/263996320041?hash=item3d77682929:g:LAYAAOSwg65byOEI:rk:14:pf:0


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 Post subject: Re: 'Motors' - HIGHLY UNUSUAL, SEMI-MINIATURE DESIGNS
PostPosted: Fri Oct 19, 2018 11:17 pm 
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Most likely these would have been used in portables, where a small, lightweight motor would be an advantage, permitting more room in the case for the horn. :geek:

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