Ask for a bank account number to send funds to. Except during inclement weather, the machine could be ridden in ordinary walking clothes without any fear of their becoming soiled. Black paint is probably original, stripes are probably not. Those delivered in the U. More years pass and they become 'interesting old bikes' but slow and outdated, morphing in more recent times into 'Vintage and collectible classics' and once again becoming cherished possessions. By modern standards, they were not good brakes.
During the moderately warm weather which prevailed for the test period, the strangler was opened as soon as the engine fired. Though the gear pedal is not adjustable for position and the handlebar grips, complete with their built-in control clusters, can be rotated only on the bar, the sitting of every control was just about perfect. This R50 is undergoing a total restoration. The previous owner had this bike fully restored in early 2000's by Blue Moon Cycle in Georgia and rode it under 1400 miles over two summers and then it went into climate control storage fluids drained for 10+ year until I came along in 2017. Fri, 31 Aug 2012 00:00:00 -0700 Documents released by the U. Engine and transmission : 494. Slightly heavy at ultra-low speeds, the steering was otherwise superb.
Front-fork trail and shock-absorber mountings are readily adjustable for sidecar work. These were the 26bhp 500cc R50, the 30bhp 600cc R60 and the sporting 35bhp 600cc R69. Those fitted to the R50 both are of 8-inch diameter and the front has two leading shoes were not only uncommonly powerful, but they also matched the behavior of the remainder of the machine in their smoothness of operation. According to our research, the engine number indicates this R50 is from the first batch of the production run and is in delightful, original and unrestored condition, save for the recent fitment of new stainless steel silencers and a renovated horn. Hella turn signals were optional photo below left , and were mounted at the ends of the handlebars showing light both forward and back.
I sit up and slow quickly, making the turn toward the recovery road. Do not give out your phone details, do everything by email. For any questions or comments about the web site, the club forum or the club itself,. Also available as options were sport tanks of 26 L 5. A variety of saddle styles were available for these motorcycles. For delivery, we can use a transport company and delivery specialized in this field.
And in August 2011, they did quite well indeed! This motorcycle is for sale locally, and I reserve the right to end the eBay sale early. The action of the front fork was rather firm at low speeds, but was ideally suited to fast riding. When checked for accuracy, the speedometer proved to read fast by approximately 10 per cent at all speeds. At all speeds from normal tickover to valve float, the engine was turbine-smooth in operation. The machine could be heeled over stylishly on slow or fast curves in the sure knowledge that it would follow the chosen line faithfully.
And we are well up in the line and waiting impatiently for our shot at the record. The bike in the pictures attached , is in good condition. Single stage Avus Black paint will help with the originality of the project. I'll pay the cost of transport The company takes care of all the necessary documents for the registration and for the transfer of ownership. If the scammer gets some interest, the advert will be taken down and a request for funds to be sent via Western Union will be made. There was never more than the subdued rustle of well-oiled machinery. Please feel free to contact me with any questions 831-888-6983.
Elle s'insère très bien dans la circulation actuelle, et l'on trouve facilement toutes les pièces. Elle a une batterie 6V neuve, une selle mono neuve, les pneus sont en bon état. Scammer AdvertThank you for your interest given to buy my bike. Because front-brake torque is transmitted throughout the fork are, application of the brake raises the front of the machine and stiffens the fork action. It also worked well in sidecar duty. Preliminary requirements were merely to close the strangler, momentarily depress each float tickler and switch on the ignition.
The horn was clearly audible to other drivers at all speeds. The electrics all work as they should, including the generator. Simplex full hub Rear brakes diameter: 200 mm 7. Take a look at the pictures. Specific instances include the adoption of welded frame construction and hydraulically damped, telescopic front forks.
They can be made much better than new in so many ways and still retain the exact same appearance externally. As a result, twistgrip action is slow in the lower ranges of throttle opening and becomes progressively more rapid as the degree of opening is increased. If you like them they are worth what you and the seller agree on. And the only external indicator that all these attributes are hidden inside waiting for you is the 12-volt battery. J'ai fait ajouter des clignotants, la moto n'en était pas équipée à l'origine. With a comparatively rearward footrest setting, the riding position is such as to render long periods of high-speed riding untiring to the rider.
Please read — when you choose to participate here you are bound by them. Engine starts and runs smooth. Foot peg rubbers are good. The key which operates the steering lock fits the tool box which is concealed behind the left knee grip. En 2014-15, elle a été démontée, segmentation refaite, embrayage contrôlé, nouveau faisceau électrique, peinture complète + filets, epoxy pour le cadre. The transverse disposition of the engine results in most efficient air cooling of the cylinders and cylinder heads, and sustained cruising at about 80 mph, failed to evoke the slightest sign of distress from the power unit. J'ai fait 500km depuis sa restauration et elle est très agréable à conduire et très saine.