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1913 Reading Standard


1913 Reading Standard Pictures
Reading Standard offered the the flathead motorcycle engines in the United States.
Reading Standard offered the the flathead motorcycle engines in the United States.

The 1913 Reading Standard motorcycle was a home-built bike from a company that began business copying Indian-brand motorcycles.

Along the fuel tank were the gas shut-off valve (from left), gas cap, oil cap, regulator for oil drip to the engine, and a pump to fill the oil reservoir
Along the fuel tank were the gas shut-off valve (from left), gas cap, oil cap, regulator for oil drip to the engine, and a pump to fill the oil reservoir
The 1913 Read Standard motorcycle's Prest-O-Lite was fired by acetylene gas.
The 1913 Read Standard motorcycle's Prest-O-Lite was fired by acetylene gas.

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