By 1900, moving beyond the range of tires and associated products, M & W produced a selection of tools and products for the shop offering more substantial repair services, and for small manufacturers, mostly focused on brazing and enamelling equipment:
bicycle enamel - for touch-up of enameled frames.
rubber baking enamel - for painting frames.
enamel brushes - for finish and patch work of enamel.
brush safe - to keep brushes free from contaminant when not in use.
enamel polish - for spot polishing of enameled surfaces.
enamel thinner - for thinning enamel (surprise).
iron putty - for filling in gaps in brazing joints.
hand-polishing powder - for finish polishing of enameled surfaces.
metal polish - for polishing of nickelled and bare metal surfaces.
bronzing size - for pinstriping and solid bronzing of details.
transfer size - for attaching decals over enamel.
finishing varnish - for covering bronzing or transfers over dark enamels.
white crystal varnish - for covering bronzing or transfers over white or lighter enamels.
there were a variety of tools destined for bike shops, most of which were concerned with repair of tires, casings and innertubes:
besides tubes, tires, repair kits and tools for bicycle shops, the m & w catalogue included a host of related bicycle products under the m & w name. each catalogue also featured a number of other manufacturers products as well, but im concerned only with their own products for this listing. most of these products had something to do with tires, though there are exceptions. also, being a general rubber manufacturer before beginning to focus on bicycle tires, m & w also had a variety of other rubber bicycle products.
hand pumps - available in 8.5" and 5.25" sizes, for carrying in the tool kit or pocket.
bicycle wrench - a fairly standard adjustable wrench, present in any good cyclist's tool kit.
screwdriver - wooden handled, another tool kit standard.
plug pliers - pressed steel, for the repair of single-tube tires and other uses.
nipple grip - a one-size-fits-all (valuable in the age before standardization) spoke wrench, designed to be comfortably twirled between the fingers.
liquid cement - for reconstituting the dried hard cement to reglue tires.
rubber solution - a general patching cement for double-tube tires.
quick-repair cement - a thicker cement specifically formulated for the quick-repair tire.
plastic rubber cement - for injecting into single- or double-tube tires as a patch.
tire plugs - in a variety of sizes, for repairing punctures in single-tube tires.
vulcanizing patches - for repairing punctures in double-tube tires.
tire tape - for road repairs of damage to the outer casing.
puncture band - a sort of external rubber tire boot, to be used in case of extreme damage to the outer casing on the road.
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