I just had the Carbs tuned, timing set, and some new fuel lines installed at Triumph Classic Cycles in Costa Mesa. Compression was raised to 9:1. This year had the introduction of the. It remained with the 1st owner for 48 years. Hate to sell it, but I am not riding it as much as my other bike. Please note, I will be listing other parts shortly,so keep an eye out. The electrical wiring was sorted including installation of an electronic ignition system.
At this time the Steering Head Bearings were also shagged so they were replace as well. The principal distinction, apart from available colors was the choice of one or two carburetors. This Triumph has been built by a masterclass builder, and maintained and perfected by the best one of the best Triumph shops in the country. The front brake drum was redesigned to allow a larger braking surface. The signature parcel grid was finally dropped for all models.
Hate to sell it, but I am not riding it as much as my other bike. Compression was raised to 9:1. The cast iron barrel was retained, but painted silver. Runs great, no existing issues, just serviced by The Tiger Shack in California. These included the primary chaincase, detachable dyno, oil tank, and slim dual seat.
Externally the car had low-cut doors and minimal weather protection, which underscored its purposeful, sporting nature. Pin-striper and artist converted the motorcycles for the movie while working at Ekins' shop. This needs an owner that's going to ride it. The bike has been featured in Dice Magazine Issue in hand as well. Runs great, no existing issues, just serviced at Triumph Classic Cycles in Costa Mesa.
It had panniers, a fairing or leg shields. This bike was built by Joel Pippett of Marvelous Customs for The Born Free Show and has been featured in Dice Magazine Issue in hand as well. A new clutch was installed, the Amal Carb was rebuilt, and all fluids were changed. Runs great, no existing issues, just serviced at Triumph Classic Cycles in Costa Mesa. Ruby Red and Silver were used for all models. However, many problems occurred with these new models.
These had a special petrol tank which typically accommodated a radio telephone. The bike is in great condition and runs like a champ. The front brake used a modified actuating lever to avoid snagging of the cable on the front mudguard. Starts first kick since the new Morris Magneto was put on. It had panniers, a fairing or leg shields. I do accept PayPal and once the funds are in my account, I will ship the item the following day.
This is the way Bates intended it. The bike sported a 'siamese' two-into-one exhaust system and a 7-inch front brake. Pandora's Box comes to mind. Item is sold As-Is, no returns or warranties expressed or implied. This one is complete and 95% original including the California Black license plate.
It is not known if these were ever used for police duties. It's been sitting a long time. This needs an owner that's going to ride it. This needs an owner that's going to ride it. You can pick the bike up or I can help with trucking arrangements as I do not offer shipping. Please look at the multiple pictures at the bottom of the listing closely and ask any and all questions prior to bidding.