1920, Magnat & Debon

1920 – Magnat & Debon, Man Bicycle – France

This French company was established in 1892 in Grenoble. During the 20s, it joined Peugeot, together with Terrot.

Magnat & Debon later started the production of engines and motorcycles.

Technical notes:

  • Black paint
  • Black iron rims
  • 2/3 speed gearbox on the front hub, operated by a shaft on the horizontal tube. This kind of gearbox is a Magnat & Debon patent and made the company famous in the cycling world



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