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Classic Motorcycle Restoration & Maintenance


Classic Motorcycle Restoration & Maintenance

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Classic Motorcycle Restoration & Maintenance

A complete workshop guide to restoring and maintaining your classic British motorcycle. Covering the principles of restoration and maintenance and therefore applicable across all post-war classic British marques such as BSA, Matchless, Triumph, Norton, AJS and Royal Enfield, Classic Motorcycle Restoration and Maintenance covers everything from general maintenance procedures to full engine strips and rebuilds – an essential resource for the home classic restorer.

With step-to -step instructions and over 800 images throughout, the book covers:

-A brief story of the rise of the classic motorcycle movement
-Buying guides, legislation, essential tools, workshop advice and safety
-Stripping and rebuilding the key components, including the chassis, transmission, carburettor and
engine- both singles and twins
-Common part manufacturers such as Amal, Smiths and Lucas
-Wiring, fitting and testing the electrical system
-Cycle parts – restoring the tin-ware, painting and refinishing
-General maintenance, advice, recommended sources and additions

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Weight 1.16 kg


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