I've read many early articles in which HF and Ford Motor Company defend and promote the planetary over sliding gear transmission. I thought this 1906 article interesting and amusing:
Rob, I enjoy you finding this interesting stuff.
Whew. Tall announcement (5 passengers). The 6 did it without a hitch didn't it?
Fun writing style and article! :-)
Thank you Rob,i can remember the older people talking that way! Bud.
I love it!
Thank you for sharing this.
"No Clutch To Slip, No Gears To Strip"