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Fowler and Bingham of Coventry Road, Hay Mills, Birmingham
The Wizard was a motorcycle produced in 1914. This model was fitted with the 269cc Villiers engine, Albion two-speed gearbox or fixed gear, belt drive and Druid forks. In this form it was only listed for a few months.
The FB were motorcycles produced from 1913 to 1922.
1913-22 Built own two-stroke engines up to 411cc for sale to other producers as well as for their own motorcycles
1913 Late that year the company introduced their 411cc two-stroke engine. It had a one-piece crankshaft and a connecting rod with a split plain big-end, a deflector piston and one-piece cylinder and head. The intended lubrication system was to be pressure-fed, but petroil was used on test.
Wartime brought production to a close, but the FB name did appear post-war, on the small two-stroke that was available for a few years.
1922 At about this time FB slipped from sight.