Silent film on how motorcycles were built before the assembly lines

Silent film on how motorcycles were built before the assembly lines

Ever wondered what manufacturing was like back when vehicles were truly hand-assembled? Assembly plants. these days,  are incredibly automated. Here’s a silent film shot back in the early 1900s, and it shows a Rover Imperial motorcycle coming together. Workers cast the cylinders, machine the crank, and assemble the engine, all without the help of advanced machines or modern tools.

Courtesy: Youtube and roadandtrack.com

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