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Moteurs AderGuzzi's Grandpa A shaft-drive transverse V-twin from 1904, another deft touch from Clement Ader.
Armstrong produced motorcycles from 1902 to 1905.
It had a small Minerva engine hung from the downtube of a heavy-duty bicycle frame fitted with rigid forks. It had Chater-Lea frame lugs and most other parts were bought in.