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by slimlavud
Tue Apr 25, 2017 12:06 am
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New member London - can you identify this bike please?
Replies: 6
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Re: New member London - can you identify this bike please?

Thanks, you are exactly correct, 1936 BSA Blue Star it is! I must have become obsessed with side valves since I ride a 1945 Harley WL-engined, 1954 BSA-framed chopper...
by slimlavud
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:52 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New member London - can you identify this bike please?
Replies: 6
Views: 1318

Re: New member London - can you identify this bike please?

Correction, of course it is not a side valve! Exhausts are coming out of the head...
by slimlavud
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:51 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New member London - can you identify this bike please?
Replies: 6
Views: 1318

Re: New member London - can you identify this bike please?

Thanks for the reply, I had thought BSA but it is a twin port side valve and has an oil tank in the front of the crankcase... no dry dump oil tank...
by slimlavud
Mon Apr 24, 2017 11:23 pm
Forum: Welcome
Topic: New member London - can you identify this bike please?
Replies: 6
Views: 1318

New member London - can you identify this bike please?

Hello all. I am North London based, an ex-engineer and restorer of old cars (what are now known as 'classics'), particularly Lancia and Alfa Romeo. I also had a dalliance with circuit racing American Fords, a Mustang and a Fairlane saloon. I have owned, restored and modified dozens of motorcycles, B...

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