More rail bikes…

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More rail bikes…

Awesome, we posted up an old photo from 1895 of a “Railway velocipede” and of course, turns out, there are makers out there building and using these. Here are a few that were sent in.

  • Railbike along the scenic Willamette River between Lake Oswego and Portland – Link.
  • Krazmo writes – “This guy has well thought-out railbike plans for sale, as well as some interesting stories of his railbiking adventuresLink.
  • Somewhat related: Icebike racing – Link.
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