VeloSoleX for everyone

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A couple of days ago Jun Itabashi commented this on an images on Facebook:

 

I envy that guy. Ever saw a VeloSolex with side wheels like a bicycle riding learning? I’m an above knee amputee and that would able me to ride a a VeloSolex like I used to more than 40 years ago. Although I have a Gold Wing trike to own and ride a VeloSolex would be total freedom.

VeloSoleX for everyone!

I remember seeing the images from the yearly Velo Solex Rally 2012 on the Danish island Bornholm. One specific VeloSolex stood out. It was this cross between a three wheel bike and a VeloSolex, where they cleverly remounted the chain and pedals so the driver instead of using his legs, is able to cycle start the VeloSolex using his arms.. Absolutely amazing custom VeloSolex!

Does anyone know who owe this one? If so, please comment the owners name below or send it to: [email protected] I would really like to get more details on this wonder machine!

Image credit:Steen Andersen from his album Velo Solex Relly 2012Velo Solex Relly 2014

VeloSoleX for everyone!

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