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1946 Doodle Bug Scooter

1946 Doodle Bug Scooter

  1946 Doodle Bug ScooterVoted #1 Doodle Bug Scooter

  • Featured had kick-start engines
  • Painted in Red
  • Accessories that were available:
       •Do-Ray headlight and taillight with 6-volt battery which   would fit all scooters
       •Bendix headlight generator with a Do-Ray taillight (Briggs & Stratton Only)
       •Make-A-Light headlight and taillight with 6-volt battery which fit all scooters
       •Delta brake light kit (using a D battery) available
  • Between 1946-1948 40,000 Doodle bugs were manufactured
  • They were four production runs - 10,000 produced in each run
  • 1st Production: Consisted of Standard Models A & B
    Model B is the rarest due to having only 750-1,000 produced
  • 2nd/3rd Production: Consisted of Standard Models C & D
  • 4thProduction: Consisted of Super Model E
  • Manufactured by Beam Mfg. in Webster City, Iowa

Doodle Bugs were manufactured in Webster City, Iowa

Doodle Bugs were manufactured in Webster City, Iowa

DoodleBug Scooter Video

 Here is a 1946 Doodlebug Hiawatha Scooter. Manufactured by Beam Mfg. in Webster City, Iowa, the Doodlebug scooter caputures the heart of every vintage motobike scooter collector. Come take a look at the 1946 Doodle Bug scooter. Enjoy our Doodlebug Video.  If you have any questions please contact us.

Doodlebug Restoration Fun!

1946-1947 Doodlebug Project by Fredi Richard at MikeyBike