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The Model T Ford: One Mean Machine - December 2014

The article "The Model T Ford: One Mean Machine" appeared in the December 2014 issue of Power Transmission Engineering.

Summary
Some of us are old enough to have had say, great-grandparents, for example, who when the occasion arose would casually refer to cars as “machines.” It sounded funny and arcane, and we would snicker under our breath. But of course the laugh was on us; back in the day — 1910s through the 1930s — automobiles were commonly referred to as machines.

Keywords
Model T Ford, Tin Lizzie, Model T, Ford, FMT

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