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  • Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim (5 February 1840 – 24 November 1916) was an American-born inventor who moved from the United States to the United Kingdom at the
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  • He was the son of Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim, inventor of the Maxim Machine gun. In addition, he was the nephew of Hudson Maxim, an inventor of explosives
    9 KB (1,131 words) - 13:59, 22 August 2017
  • The Maxim gun was a weapon invented by American-British inventor Hiram Stevens Maxim in 1883: it was the first recoil-operated machine gun. It has been
    18 KB (2,161 words) - 19:15, 15 October 2017
  • Family, the memoir of Hiram Percy Maxim, and focusing on the relationship between Maxim and his father, Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim. The film was Myrna Loy's
    6 KB (718 words) - 13:37, 17 June 2017
  • story was Hiram Maxim. Maxim's automatic machine gun was a significant improvement over the hand-cranked models in use prior to then. Maxim’s gun was
    33 KB (4,440 words) - 16:55, 27 September 2017
  • Reply to Sir Hiram Maxim's Challenge. Mr. Maskelyne's Reply to Sir Hiram Maxim. Part I. Mr. Maskelyne's Reply to Sir Hiram Maxim. Part II. Maxim Versus
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  • according to an account written by the famous inventor, Sir Hiram Maxim. 'There was great excitement [Maxim wrote]; hundreds of people were crowding about the
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  • Gonzales Oliver Heaviside Joseph Nathan Kane Hiram Percy Maxim Mary Macaulay Theodore Roosevelt McElroy Sir John Moores Jack Phillips Franklin Leonard Pope
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  • light anti-aircraft gun. Hiram Maxim originally designed the Pom-Pom in the late 1880s as an enlarged version of the Maxim machine gun. Its longer range
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  • introduced in 1904. It was to the design of Hiram Percy Maxim, son of Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim (the inventor of the Maxim gun). The model that is on display in
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  • Captive Flying Machines, a similar, but much larger, ride designed by Sir Hiram Maxim, and which has operated there since 1904. The ride cannot operate at
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  • make electrical equipment. American-born Edward R. Hewitt had helped Sir Hiram Maxim to build a large steam plane in 1894. He later designed a "gas buggy"
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  • MG 08 (redirect from Maxim MG'08)
    standard machine gun in World War I and is an adaptation of Hiram S. Maxim's original 1884 Maxim gun. It was produced in a number of variants during the war
    23 KB (2,786 words) - 21:04, 18 October 2017
  • first practical self-powered machine gun was invented in 1884 by Sir Hiram Maxim. The Maxim machine gun used the recoil power of the previously fired bullet
    36 KB (5,126 words) - 22:30, 21 October 2017
  • balloon. Talpade's study included the experiment of machine gun inventor Hiram Maxim who made a captive steam-driven aircraft. According to Mr. Velkar, Mr
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  • the design as the Vickers machine gun, which was the last major design Hiram Maxim himself worked on. It became the standard machine gun of the British
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  • (1888-1986), innovative anaesthetist, worked in Sidcup Sir Hiram Maxim (1840-1916), inventor of the Maxim Gun, moved his works to Crayford in 1884 and lived
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  • Birmingham. 1884: The Maxim gun, the first self-powered machine gun invented by Sir Hiram Maxim (1840–1916); American-born, Maxim moved from the United
    152 KB (15,941 words) - 16:34, 21 October 2017
  • granddaughter of Admiral Sir Cloudesley Shovell. Inventors Augustus Applegath (who built Shenstone House), Sir Hiram Maxim (who moved his works to Crayford
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  • age 18 and 17.2% of those age 65 or over. Hiram Maxim, inventor of the first self-powered machine gun Sir Harry Oakes, 1st Baronet "US Gazetteer files
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