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  • Accidents, Motor, in London, 455
  • Accumulator Charging at Home, 151
  • Accumulators, 320
  • Accumulators, The Lithanode, 72
  • Aero Club, 504
  • Airship, A New, 455
  • American Motor-bicycles, 98
  • American Topics, 212, 254, 299, 550, 406, 448, 500, 578, 626
  • America’s Light Cars, 121
  • Auto Cycle Club (see under A.C.).

AUTOMOBILE CLUB.

  • and Motorcyclist-s, 51, 92
  • and Racing Men, 164, 192
  • Auto Cycle Club, 15, 224, 240, 263, 278, 507, 528
  • Auto Cycle Club Reliability Trials, 550b, 375, 585, 654, 656, 639
  • Handicappers, 186
  • Income, 70
  • Johnson Testimonial, 308
  • King, the Patron, 70
  • Motorcycle Racing, 113
  • Motorcycle Trials, 15
  • New Secretarial Stall, 113, 134 Papers, 53, 110
  • Purley Track, 15, 555, 371
  • Reliability Trial? (Motorcycle). 30, 263, 500, 330
  • Standards for Motorcycle Racers, 164, 217
  • Balloon, Motor-bicycle in. 49
  • Balloon v. Bicycle, 350. 574, 411
  • Batteries, Latest, in, 10
  • Bechrone Motor, 48, 112
  • Belt Drives, Efficiency of Round and V, 317
  • Belt Hooks, 431
  • Belts, 162
  • Berlin’s Street Traffic, 485
  • Boards, Guide, in U.S.A., 375
  • Carburation and Carburetters 'see under “ Cyclomot.’s Causerie,” “ Information Bureau ” and “ O.P.V.”)
  • Carburetters, New Design for Spray, 293
  • Carburetters (Spray) for Motor-bicycles, 130
  • Catford Hill Trials, 538
  • Charron. Giradot and Voigt Eight-cylinder Car, 168
  • Classification of Motor-bicycles, 264

CLUBS.

  • Automobile Club (see under Automobile Club) Birmingham, 165, 191
  • Brighton, 166
  • Cheltenham, 301
  • Edinburgh Motorcycling, 279
  • Glasgow, 244
  • Kentish Auto, 238, 384, 481
  • Liverpool. 51, 168
  • Midland, 301, 455, 614
  • Motorcycle Union of Ireland, 189, 355
  • Motor Cycling, 50. 51, 73, 94, 113, 220, 284, 352, 376, 387, 407. 454. 487. 567, 511, 613
  • Nottingham. 114, 243, 489
  • Portsmouth. 328
  • Reading, 221, 501, 327, 414
  • Scottish, 50, 283, 574, 454
  • Southampton, 189, 221, 284, 376, 567
  • Wolverhampton, 305, 429, 567
  • Coils and Sparking-plugs, Increasing the Efficiency, 75
  • Column, Steering, Strengthening the, 548
  • Compression and Cylinder Charge, 273
  • Compression as Brake. 503
  • Constables on Motor-bicycles, 323
  • Continental Touring, 109, 375, 475. 467, 619
  • Covered Vans, Improvement in, 95
  • Cycle as Applied to the Motor, 400
  • Cyclists and Motorcyclists, 240

CYCLOMOT’S CAUSERIE.

  • Carburetters, 55, 90, 450, 477
  • Chain Driver. A. 3
  • Chain Guards, 257
  • Clothing, 153
  • Empire Support, The, 153
  • Experiences of Trembler Coil, 236
  • Exudation of Oil, 344
  • Fore-carriage, The, 579
  • Girder Motorcycle Stand, 275
  • Growth of Knowledge, 437
  • Improved Humber, 604
  • Ingenious Repair, An, 437
  • Ireland, 579
  • Petrol, Complaints about, 236, 321
  • Petrol Question, 275
  • Railway Restrictions, 213
  • Recent Experiences, 257
  • Sabbath Strangely Spent, A, 404
  • Side-slip, 200
  • Silence, 297
  • Silencing, 213
  • Spark Gap, The, 90
  • Steering Heads, 200
  • Switches, 177
  • Taxation Reform Wanted, 297
  • Tyres, 544, 457
  • Tyres: Why they Wear. 3
  • Use of Densimeter, 236
  • Washers, 257
  • Daimler Factory Burnt. 455
  • De Dion Automatic Ignition, 241, 247
  • Dog Danger, 241
  • Durbar, Motors at, 16
  • Fore-carriage, and How to Drive it, 369

Fore-carriages—

  • Laurier and Klement, 241
  • Rex. 279
  • Singer, 137
  • Straker. 70
  • Frame. Novel Design for, 625
  • France for Touring, 375
  • France: Licenses, 109
  • Freemasonry, Motor, 264
  • Future of Motorcars. 503
  • German Emperor and Motorists, 18, 50, 115
  • Germany and the Cup. 588
  • Germany: Free Carriage for Motor-bicycles, 323
  • Glasgow-London Non-stop, 327, 333
  • Goggles and Spectacles for Motorists, 255

HINTS AND WRINKLES.

  • Accumulator Charging with “ Fuller ” Battery, 464
  • Accumulator Notes, 581
  • Adjustment of Spark-plug Points, 628
  • Belt to be Flexible, 581
  • Buckled Wheel. 479
  • Diagnosing a Fault, 464
  • Fixing Motor to Frame, 628
  • Improve Grip of Pulley. 581
  • Loose Wire at Spark-plug, 464
  • Oil Leaking through Crank Case Joints, 581
  • Removal of Broken-in Screws 585
  • Removing and Replacing Cylinder. 628
  • Spare Inlet and Exhaust Valve. 581
  • Spark-plug Wrinkles. 581
  • Spray Carburetters Kept Clean, 581
  • Stronger Sparks: More Power, 464
  • Taking Fly-wheels Apart. 628
  • Wear on Motor-bicycle Tyres, 479
  • Worn or Loose Bearings, 581
  • Ignition '.see under “ Hints and Wrinkles,” u Information Bureau ” and “ O.P.V.”/
  • Ignition and Exhaust, Timing the, 474
  • Ignition, Auxiliary Spark Gap for, 186
  • Ignition, Testing the Wiring and Ignition Parts, 342

INFORMATION BUREAU, OUR.

  • Accelerator, Action of, 160
  • Accumulator Charging, 573
  • Accumulator Fails to Charge, 469
  • Accumulator Query, 366
  • Accumulators, 22, 104, 396, 398, 445
  • Acetylene Gas Motors, 229
  • Acetylene Lamp Burners, 208
  • Acid Spilling from Accumulators, 366
  • Adapter for “ Bollee ” Motor, 183
  • Adjusting Coil Trembler, 573
  • Adjusting the Belt, 367
  • Adjustment of Spark Gap, 231
  • Advantages of Throttle, 250
  • Air Release Valve in Crank Case, 231
  • Alteration to Ignition Gear, 86
  • Alterations to Motor, 290
  • Altering Contact Breaker, 105
  • Altering the Coil, 366
  • Altering Trembler, 85
  • Aluminium Solder, 269
  • Amperes of Current for Coil, 338
  • A Question about Ignition, 182
  • Auto-trembler, 313
  • Auxiliary Ignition, 420
  • Back Eire through Inlet Valve, 126
  • Back Firing, 270
  • Ball Bearings, 64
  • Ball Valve, About the, 395
  • Belt Coming Oil, 251
  • Belt Fastening, 158
  • Belt Slipping, 183 , 443
  • Belt Troubles, 64
  • Benzine or Petrol, 184
  • Blacklead for Valves, 289
  • Brakes, 598
  • Brass Contacts No Use, 127
  • Broken Wire Test3, 206
  • Bursts in Air Tubes, 338
  • Carburetter, 22, 290, 292, 315
  • Carburetter and Coil, 419
  • Carburetter Design. 206
  • Carburetter Difficulties, 126, 183, 184, 289, 365, 422
  • Carburetter Explosion, 446
  • Carburetter, Fitting, 160
  • Car Difficulties, 104
  • Catalytic Ignition, 84
  • Cause of Belt Stripping, 251
  • Cells Losing their. Charge, 470
  • Chain Cases, 397
  • Change-speed Gear. 84
  • Charging at 80 volts, 419
  • Charging Board, 208
  • Charging from a Plating Dynamo, 365
  • Charging from Another Set of Accumulators 232
  • Charging from Plating Dynamo. <69
  • Charging through Lamps, 337. 397
  • Cleaning Belt with Petrol, 251
  • Clement-Garrard Details. 645
  • Coil Connections, 86, 158, 271
  • Combined Brake and Switch, 63
  • Compression, 62
  • Compression, Los* of, 207
  • Compression Paradox, 269
  • Condensers, 159, 160
  • Conditions for Smooth Running, 573
  • Connecting up. 182
  • Connection to Battery, 249
  • Connections, 229, 269, 42*>
  • Constructing a Motor, 2o5
  • Construction, 368
  • Contact Breaker Experiments, 251
  • Conversion to Spray. 395
  • Converting Bollee Motor, 271
  • Converting Machines, 23, 85, 86
  • Converting Trembler, 315
  • Cooling Cylinder, 62
  • Correct Charging Current, 315
  • Crack in Water-cooled Head, 420
  • Crank Case Heating, 397
  • Crank Case Overheating, 443
  • Current, Failure of, 159
  • Cyclometer to read Pedalling Distances, 5&
  • Damaged Crank Case, c66
  • Dead Weight, 24
  • De Dion carburetter, 85
  • De Dion Coil, 567
  • De Dion Trembler, 127
  • Defective Coil, 595
  • Design of Combustion Chamber, 252
  • Design of Jockey Pulley, 252
  • Design of Surface Carburetter, 597
  • Differential Gear, 398
  • Dimensions tor Coil, 272
  • Dispensing with Differential, 367
  • Efficient Running, 2u6
  • Electric Cars, 575
  • Electrical Problem, 23
  • Electrical Query, An, 229
  • Estimating Speed, 104
  • Exhaust Valve, Life of, 513
  • Explosions in Cylinder. 574
  • Failure of Current, 249
  • Failure of Spark, 251
  • Faulty Carburation, 565
  • Faulty Timing, loO
  • Fitting a Contact, 470
  • Fitting a Cut-off, 445
  • Fitting Fore-carriage, 84
  • Fitting New Pulleys, 573
  • Flooded Carburetter, 207
  • Fly-wheel Coming Loose, 252
  • Fly-wheels, 290, 597
  • Fore-carriage Strains, 23
  • Fore-carriage Tax, 420
  • Front Forks, 443
  • Fusing of Contacts, 395:
  • Gas Engines, 366
  • Gasoline or Petrol, 64
  • Gearing, 127, 206, 397
  • Gear Wheels, 368
  • Hill Climbing Experience, 573.
  • Horse Power, 22
  • How to Fit a Valve Lifting Contact, 25G»
  • Ignition, 207, 446.
  • Increasing Compression, 314
  • Increasing Power, 205, 207
  • Increasing Power of Car, 419
  • Injecting Paraffin, 443
  • Inlet Valves, 647
  • Insulation, 252
  • Insurance, 126, 251
  • Jerky Action, 22
  • Keeping Machine Indoors, 35
  • Knocking in Crank Case, 22, 65
  • Knocking in Motor, 421, 574
  • Launch Motor Connections, 24
  • Leakage from Coil, 185
  • Leakage of Current, 207
  • Leakage of Oil, 184
  • Leaking Accumulator, 558
  • Licenses, 232
  • Lightning and Petrol, 567
  • Loss of Compression, 105
  • Loss of Current. 105
  • Loss of Power, 272, 316, 470, 545
  • Loss of Power on Car, 251
  • Lubricating Oil, 514
  • Lubrication, 647
  • Lubrication and Electric Circuits, 13?
  • Machine Running Badly, 35
  • Mechanical Details, 251
  • Mechanical Problems, Some, 86.
  • Misfiring at High Speeds. 269
  • Misfiring on Rough Roads, 469
  • Misfiring Troubles, 272
  • MoTor-5icycle to France, 159
  • Motor Locks Itself, 251
  • Motor, Making a, 63
  • Motor Speed and Coil, 574
  • Motor-tricycle Axle Twisted, 126-
  • Motor-tricycles, 64
  • Motor Varies In Efficiency, 84
  • Charge in Battery,. 251
  • No Power, 421
  • Noise from Tricycle Gear, 63
  • Noise in Motor. 270
  • Noisy Motor, 250
  • Non-slipping Bands, 126
  • Ormonde Connections. 444
  • Overheating 205. 289. 568, 419, 420, 421, 446. 575
  • Paraffin Oil Motors, 62
  • Pedalling Gear 558
  • Perpetual Motion, 64
  • Petrol. 127
  • Petrol Dangers, 574
  • Petrol Density, 516
  • Petrol in India, 18'’
  • Petrol Question. 597
  • Picric Add in Petrol, 26?
  • Piston Position. 271
  • Plug Charred. 250
  • Porcelain v. Mica Plugs, 645
  • Position of Air Lever. 290
  • Position of Carburetter, 251
  • Position of Cranks. 128
  • Power and Gearing, 229
  • Pulleys, 25
  • Radiators, 251
  • Railway Rates. 160. 290
  • Real Power of 2 h.p Motor, 185
  • Reason for Piston Sticking. 470
  • Re-boring a Damaged Cylinder, 565
  • Re-charging Battery. 106
  • Reducing the Gear. 469
  • Regulation of Speed. 575
  • Removing Pulley, 251
  • Repairing Celluloid Accumulator Case,. ff«
  • Repairing Cracked Fly-wheel. 62
  • Repairing Leaking Float, 338
  • Repairing Tyre Cuts, 422
  • Securing Leather Pulley, 515
  • Securing the Nuts, 540
  • Self-sealing Air Tube, 515
  • Snort Circuit, o46
  • Silencers, 567, 647
  • Silencer, Making a, 159
  • Small Wheel 8, 62
  • Spark Gaps, 84, 269
  • Spark Gaps and Leakage. 128
  • Spark Gap Loses Power, 2u5
  • Spark Intensifier 445
  • Sparking, Defective, 206
  • Sparking, Mysterious, 566
  • Sparking to Motor, 645
  • Sparking-plug Charring, 22
  • Starting Difficulties, t>4, 231, 540
  • Starting Troubles. 128, 205
  • Steam Cars, Iby
  • Specific Gravity of Spirit, 25Q
  • Speed Gears, 516
  • Speed Indicators, 443
  • Speed Reduced, 104
  • Speed Regulation, 290
  • Speed Regulator, 340
  • Tandems, 270
  • Testing Accumulators, 270
  • Three-wheeled Cars, 106
  • Timing, 537, 339
  • Timing a Motor, 106
  • Timing at Fault, 596
  • Touring France, 420
  • Traffic Regulation. o57
  • Trailer of Rex Motor, 252
  • Trailers and Low Power Motors. 182
  • Trailers. Tyres for, 160
  • Trembler Blade Bending, 184
  • Trembler Coil, 516
  • Trembler v. Positive Break, 84
  • Tricycle Alterations, 24
  • Trouble with 4’4 h.p. De Dion Car, 566
  • Tube Ignition, 445
  • Two-stroke Motors, 249
  • Two-stroke Motor Difficulty, <26
  • Tyre Solution, 598
  • Tyre Treads, 446
  • Valve Leaking, 22 valve Springs, 271
  • Water Circulator, 105
  • Water Tanks, 647
  • Weak Compression, 182, 444
  • Weak on Hills, 184*
  • Weakest Part of "Frame, 25Q
  • Wear on Front-Tyre, 28y
  • Wear on Tyres, 22
  • Winding Coil, 183
  • Wiring, 185
  • Wood Driving Rims, 5/a -
  • Worn Magneto Gear, 540 '
  • Wrong Connections, 421
  • Wrong Type of Coil. 158
  • Wrongly Charged, 24
  • India, The Motorcar in, 349
  • Industry, Motor, of the World, 18a, 67

INVENTION.

  • Accumulator Charging Battery, 210
  • Batteries, New Form of, 10
  • B.RL. Spark Gap, 188
  • Bell Odometer, 31
  • Belt Chain, 176
  • Belt Fastening, 176
  • B.K. Spark Gap Attachment, 91
  • B.K. Tube Spark Gap, 576
  • Brown Oil Retaining Pulley, 590
  • Charging, New Form of, 4
  • Chater Lea Improved Frame, 456
  • Crowden's Rail-ring Tractor. 29
  • Crypto Ignition Cell Tester, 167
  • Crypto Transformer, 454
  • Dashboard Voltmeter. 153
  • Double Arch Tyre, 4
  • Double Pole Spark-plug, 210
  • Duplex Folding Jack, 153
  • Durable Spark-plug. 210
  • Edison’s New Battery, 91
  • E.I.C. Cable Grip, 210
  • Filling Device for Petrol Tank. 91
  • Fitting New Platinum Tips, 590
  • Flexible Belt Hook, 91
  • Governed Carburetter, 345
  • Improved Silencer, 210
  • J.A.P. Lubricator, 414
  • J.C.M. Lubricating Pump. 4
  • Kelly’s Two-stroke Motor, 74
  • Lacoste Contact Maker, 136
  • Liberty Bell, 210
  • Motor Kit, Stirling, 10
  • New Dynamo for Electric Ignition, 29
  • New Living Crank, 255
  • New Motor-bicycle Handle, 156
  • New Vacuum Valve, 210
  • New Wiring System, 545
  • Non-puncturing Pneumatic Wheel, 5»4
  • Novel Pump, 220
  • Oxborrow Motorcycle Brake, 485
  • Peto and Radford Novelties. 113
  • “ Pfluser ” Ignition Accumulators, 548
  • Puncture Guard. A. 4
  • Soames’ Change Gear. 176
  • Tendeloff Moror-bicyele, 4
  • Useful Petrol Funnel. 235
  • Valve Controlled Carburetter, 274
  • Vaurs Carburetter, 255
  • Woodstock Spark Gap, 34S
  • Yelstan Plug, loa
  • Ireland. Who Suggested? 112 „ .. , i:-
  • Irish fortnight (see also Gordon-Bennett Race), R<-. 189. 432, 526, 557
  • Irish Year, The, 425
  • Jenatzy, 588
  • John o’ Groats to Land’s End, 489
  • Kilometre Speed Triads, 70
  • Lamps for Motor-bicycles, 220
  • Launches, Racing, 652, 658
  • Launches, The Petrol Motor Applied to, 578

Legislation—

  • The Motorcars Bill, 218, 329, 550u, 550b. 584, 55a, 556, 585 , 587, 589, 609 , 655
  • Legislation in America. 329
  • Lire Savers for Cars, 550a
  • Light Car, Ideal, 55

Light Cars—

  • Light Cars, Future of, 25
  • Light Side, The, 5, 47, 68. 277
  • London to Glasgow Non-stop, 504
  • Looping the Loop on Motorcar, oti5
  • Machine, New, and How to Handle it, 254
  • Mercedes for 1903, 94

Military—

  • Cycles in Austria, 390
  • Volunteer Corps, 347. 590, 410. 653, 636
  • Military Motoring. 18, 193, 525, 505
  • Military Trailer, 109
  • Minerva Motors, Ltd., 527
  • Misfiring, 242
  • Moderation, A Plea for. 455
  • Motor and Politics. 165
  • Motor-bicycle, Balancing and Steering of, 107
  • Motor-bicycles, by Mervyn O’Gorman, 55
  • Motor-bicycle in India Experiences. 175
  • Motor-bicycle, 1J4 h.p., What Can be Done with. 151
  • Motor Busses, 242

MOTORCYCLES. NEW, ILLUSTRATED.

  • Motorcycle Trades’ Association, 94
  • Motorcycle Traffic, 531
  • Motorcycle Trials see under Automobile Club}
  • Motor Cycling Club 'see Clubs.'
  • Motorcar, First Spirit. 214
  • Motorcars Bill (see under Legislation).
  • Motoring. Cost of. 209
  • Motor Manufacturers’ and Trades’ Society, 197
  • Motor Position and Stability. 76
  • Motor Turntable. 166
  • Motor Union, 458
  • Napier. Gordon-Bennett, The, 168
  • National Cyclists’ Union and Motorists. 167
  • New Machine and How to Handle, 255
  • Novice on the Car. 295
  • Novice, Reminiscences of a. 547
  • Numbering Proposals, 94, 96

OTHER PEOPLE’S VIEWS.

  • Abolition of Change Speed Gearing, 227
  • Accumulators, 102. 122, 205, '204, 228
  • Acetylene Lamps. 361
  • Alcohol Driven Motors, 225
  • Alternative Sparking Systems, 466
  • Aluminium Washers, 394
  • Baud Brakes, 465
  • Bell or Horn, ^88
  • Belt Connection, 246
  • Belt Difficulties, 180
  • Belt Dressing, 202, 288
  • Belt Drive. 180
  • Belt Fasteners, 19, 122, 181
  • Belt Treatment, 248
  • Belt v. Chain, 2f6, 247, 391, 417, 440
  • Belts, 642
  • Best Introduction to Car Driving, 180
  • Better Trailer Design, 181
  • Bogus Platinum, 416
  • Bogus Platinum Contacts,
  • Broken Piston Kings. 287
  • Carburetter Improvement, 285
  • Carburetters, 19. 60. 61. 85, 102, 123, 156, 178, 201, 203, 204, 229, 245, 267, 512, 592„ 466, 491
  • Cause of Bursts in Tyres, 395
  • Chain and Belt, 286
  • Chain and Belt Combined, 361
  • Compression and Cylinder Charge, 336a
  • Continental Touring, 619
  • Control Conditions,“ 19
  • Conversion to Trailer, 100
  • Converting Roadsters, 21. 102
  • Cooling System, New, 465
  • Cost of Running Motor-bicycles, 125
  • Cotton and Rubber Belts, 201
  • Coupler Experiences, 355
  • Cramp while Riding, 102
  • Cranks, Swinging, 19, 82
  • De Dion Ignition Difficulty, 122, 157
  • De Dion Trembler, 309
  • Density of Petrol, 394
  • English Motor Industry, 105
  • Enriching Petrol, 468
  • Excessive Speed, 364
  • Exhaust Silencers, 309
  • Experience with 3 “ Bat,’’ 285
  • Experiences of”Bat” 201
  • Fitting an Exhaust Valve Lifter, 201
  • Fitting Throttle Valve, 465
  • Fore-carriage, 492
  • Fore-carriage Experiences, 643
  • Fore-carriage Motors: Do they Overheat? 395
  • Fore-carriages, Safety of, 468
  • Free-wheel Clutches, 58, 60
  • Front Forks, 288
  • Greater Efficiency from Petrol Motors. 226
  • Handicapping and Classifying Motor-bicycles, 245,
  • Handicapping and Classification, 365, 417
  • Handlebar Control. 509
  • Hard or Soft Tyres, 285J 391
  • High Tension v. Magneto, 58, 124
  • Holland Touring Experiences, 467
  • Home-made Car, 122
  • Horse-power, 246
  • Ignition Hints, 569
  • Ignition Tip. An, 204
  • Improved Spark Cam, 82
  • Improving F.N. Carburetter, 364
  • Improving Small Motor, 181
  • Increasing Power of Petrol, 286
  • Insurance Risks, 85
  • Knocking in Motor, 122, 228. 248. 391, 441, 491
  • Large Power from Small Engines, 181
  • Leaking Valve, 102, 228
  • Light Cars: Type Wanted, 154. 156, 180, 202
  • Lincona Belt, 363
  • Magneto’s Battery, 203, 225
  • Magneto Ignition, 227, 416
  • Magneto v. Coil Ignition, 336
  • Minerva Spray Carburetter Tip, 363
  • Misfiring, 418, 439
  • Misfiring at High Speeds. 336, 336a
  • Misfiring with De Dion Coil, 465
  • Motor-bicycle for Medico, 571
  • Motor-bicycles for Ladies. 101
  • Motor-bicycles on the Riviera, 225
  • Motorcar Legislation, 391
  • Motorcars Hundred Years Ago, 123
  • Motorcycle Contests, 58
  • Motorcycles for Medicos. 81, 157
  • Motorcycles in Isle of Wight. 535
  • Motorcycles in the Tropics, 179
  • Motorcycling Club. 466
  • Motorcycling in Ireland. 201
  • Motor-tricycles. 31. 102, 125. 156, 287, 562, 415, 466
  • Name for Small Cars, 178
  • New Standards. 510
  • Noisy Float. 191
  • Noisy Gearing. Cause of. 180
  • Noisy Tricycle Gears, 266
  • Non-slipping Devices, 156
  • Numbering. 297
  • Numbering Proposals, 201
  • Overheating on Hills, 265
  • Patents Act. 81
  • Petrol. 123. 439. 440
  • Petrol Consumption. 154, 356a
  • Patrol, Enriching. 336a
  • Petrol. Green Deposit in. 361
  • Petrol Motor Launch, 641
  • Petrol Turbine Motor, 391
  • Picric Acid, 226, 286. 556b, 561, 392, 418
  • Piston Sticking Trouble, 267
  • Police Traps, 58, 61, 510, 565, 594, 441, 442, 467, 491, 570, 645
  • Position, Engine, and Side-slip, 58
  • Position. Motor, 20, 100
  • Possibilities of Unicycle, 100
  • Pulley Remover, 105
  • Quad Experiences 58, 81
  • Racing Tracks, 179
  • Reckless Car Driving, 225
  • Running Motors on Paraffin, 157
  • Running on Paraffin, 204
  • Side-car Attachments, 572
  • Side-slip and Engine Position, 125, 157, 179, 202, 247
  • Silencer, New, 593, 418
  • Silencers, 201, 285, 440
  • Spark Coils, 179
  • Spark Coils: Efficiency. 83, 124
  • Spark Gap in Wet Weather, 285
  • Spark Gap, 124, 181, 204
  • Spark Gaps, 265. 266, 268 , 512 , 356
  • Sparking-plug Washers,
  • Speed and the Trailer, 467
  • Speed Regulation, 85
  • Starting Device for Hills, 226
  • Starting Motor, 82
  • Starting Voiturette, 101
  • Steam Motor-bicycles, 288, 564, 415, 467
  • “Title for Light Car3, 267
  • To Prevent Overheating, 564
  • Towing Rods, 440, 569
  • Trailer Incident. A, 563
  • Trailer with Pedal Gear, 466
  • Transport of Petrol, 595
  • Trembler Adjustment, 416
  • Tube Ignition to Electric, 416
  • Twisting of Tricycle Axle, 226
  • Two-speed Clutch for Cycles and Cars, 268
  • Two-stroke and Four-stroke Motors, 268
  • Two-stroke Motors, 248, 561, 492, 570
  • Two-stroke or Four-stroke, 154, 201, 202, 227
  • Tyres, VY ear of, 641, 643
  • Using Engine as Brake, 465
  • Valve Litters, 82
  • Valve Liner Guide, 512
  • Vibration and side-slip, 286
  • Wear on Fore-carnage Tyres, 465, 569, 571
  • Wick Carburetter, oal, 415
  • Olympia Exhibition, 324, 455
  • One Year Old, 1

OPINION.

  • A Protest, 138
  • Auto-cycle Club, The, 216
  • Automobile Club Secretaries, 138
  • Automobile Exhibition, 158
  • Challengers and Their Methods, 52
  • Consummation, A Happy, 170
  • Cost of Motoring, 194
  • Culpable Neglect, 372
  • Demand and Supply, 116
  • Extraordinary Ruling, An, 630
  • Facing Both Ways, 54
  • Fanatical Prejudice, 405
  • Fatuous Idea, A, 216
  • Formation of New Motor Trade Association, 54
  • Forthcoming Legislation, 405
  • Fournier-Barden Match, 116
  • Future of Motorcycling, 298
  • Gratifying! 216
  • Important Reforms, 96
  • Infinity of Records, An, 546
  • Knowledge, Thirst for, 14
  • Legislation, 298
  • Legislative Problem, The, 454
  • Motorcars Bill, The, 506, 554, 580, 650
  • Motorcycle Race in Ireland, 170
  • Motorcycle Reliability Trials. 580
  • Motorcycle Track R-acing, 372
  • Motorcycling Club Reliability Trials, 650
  • Motor Pacing Abandoned, 454
  • Motor’s Future, 96
  • Mysterious Source of Energy, 276
  • Narrow View, The, 405
  • Neglect of the Press, 554
  • New Standard. The, 276
  • New Railway Rates for Cycles, 276
  • No Scamping. 74
  • Numbering, 96
  • Numbering Proposals, 322
  • Organisation for Men of Moderate Means, 460
  • Paris-Madrid Race, The, 546. 573
  • Petrol Problem. 506
  • Prices of French Cars, 52
  • Protest against Monopoly, 194
  • Public Rights. 74
  • Reducing their Numbers. 170
  • Reliability Trials for Motorcycles, 460
  • Reliability Trials, The, 258
  • Safety of Motor Racing, 478
  • Scorching. 506
  • Show—-and Future Shows, 14
  • Side-slip and its Prevention, 74
  • Sound and Reliable Vehicle, A. 116
  • Standards for Motor-bicycles. 237, 258
  • The Gordon-Bennett Race, 237, 572, 506
  • Tragedy Nice. The, 194
  • Trophy for the Trials. 276
  • Water/’arts and Trams, 258
  • Wonderful Vehicle, A, 546
  • Petrol Economy, 6.9
  • Petrol m India, lo7
  • Petrol Motors, Efficiency of, 451
  • Petrol Storage, 245, oza
  • Phoenix Motors, 584
  • Police Traps, 532
  • Policy, No Change of, 17
  • Position, Motor, and Stability, ~b
  • Price, Question or, <8
  • Purley Track (see under Automobile Club)

RACES.

  • Ardennes Circuit, 240
  • Birmingham, 505
  • Canning Town, 187, 219
  • Cause v. Max tin, 221
  • Circuit National ^Belgium), 528
  • Consumption Trials ,1 renenj, 77
  • Eastbourne, 219
  • Fournier Barden Match, 111
  • Fournier-Winton, 51
  • Glasgow, 528
  • Glasgow to London Non-stop, 306
  • Gordon-Bennett, 16, 17, 52, 51, 72, 92, 95, 165, 167, 195. 262, 280, 282, 285, 499, 507
  • Nice, 49, 218
  • Nice La Turbie, 186, 187, 190
  • Paris-Madrid, 57, 75, 117, 155, 242, 529
  • Putney, 221

RACING.

  • Ardennes Circuit, 411, 413, 450, 453, 459, 461, 482
  • Birmingham, 586
  • Bristol, 550b
  • Canning Town, 553 , 386, 459 , 488 , 566 , 588, 636
  • Carmarthen, 409
  • Catford Mill, Climb, 387
  • Frankfurt, 590
  • Glasgow Non-stop, 352, 355
  • Gordon-Bennett, 551, 552, 553, 360, 585, 384, 414, 450, 456, 457, 462. 483, 490, 551
  • Manchester, 566
  • Ostend, 586, 589
  • Paris-Bordeaux, 409
  • Paris-Madrid, 354, 577, 386, 589
  • Putney, 587
  • Reading, 450
  • St. Albany 383
  • Vienna, 585
  • Railway Rates for Motorcycles, 260, 263, 281
  • Reading Track, 360
  • Records, 17, 155, 555, 488, 656
  • Motorcycle, 169, 262, 505. 331
  • Roads, Good, in America, 575
  • Roads Improvement Association, 280
  • Rubber. Substitute for. 550a
  • Royal Commission on Traffic, 32
  • Russia, Motors in, 389
  • Scorching, To Stop, 474
  • Side-carriage, The Trafalger, 428
  • Silencer, An Efficient, 162
  • Silencers, Water Jacketed, 585
  • Silencing of Motor-bicycles, 601
  • Size of Wheels for Motor-bicycles, 430

Shows—

  • Agricultural Hall, 139, 171
  • Brighton, 110
  • Crystal Palace, 7, 10, 11, 13
  • Edinburgh, 15
  • Liverpool, 18
  • New York, 27
  • Small Engines, Large Power from, 66, 87
  • Spark Gap Devices, 256
  • Sparking-plug, Cleaning A, 376
  • Spirit, Density of, 283
  • Spirit, Motor, 553
  • Standards, 405
  • Standard of Power, A Better, for Bicycles, 215
  • Steam Car. Early, 575
  • Switzerland on a Motor-bicycle, 475
  • Tax on Motorcycles, 456

Tracks

  • Clacton-on-Sea-. Suggested, 16, 114
  • Purley. see under Automobile Club)
  • Trembler. Improved High Speed, 6
  • Tricycles, 18b
  • Tyre Repairs, Roadside, 502
  • Tyro, For the, 45
  • Valves, Inlet, The Sticking of, 408
  • Vaseline Useful, 351
  • Velox Cars 'see Licht Cars)
  • Vibration. Hard Front Tyres Cause, 375
  • Volunteer Corps, 296 (also see Military)
  • Voltmeter, Use the, 549
  • Water-cooled Motor-bicycle, 550a
  • Wiring Circuits, The Various, 549
  • Wridgway, C. G., 112

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