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a bsa 250 1926

Post  barker on Sat 25 Feb - 8:18

 
not mine but owned by a friend  he does ride it on sunny days  some times doing 100 miles
brakeing is even worse than a t80

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Re: a bsa 250 1926

Post  CRISTIAN 1 on Sat 25 Feb - 20:41

Nice grand ma'... Very Happy
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Re: a bsa 250 1926

Post  barker on Sat 25 Feb - 21:00

if you look at the stay on the front wheel you may just notice a nut holding it to the mudguard , if you undo it the stay folds down just like the rear one so as to lift the front wheel off the tarmac
handy for a front wheel puncher

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Re: a bsa 250 1926

Post  adespin on Thu 9 Mar - 23:09

I bet a Townmate will leave it standing !! What's it like to ride ?
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Post  barker on Fri 10 Mar - 4:25

as ive said its not mine it belongs to a friend he tells me its rather fast but not safe at any speed over forty as the brakes are how should we say , ornaments more than functional but saying that it starts and runs well very comfortable , he will cover 100 miles in a day if he's in the right mood,
had a row with the other half
as for a t80 leaving it standing I think you would have a job to keep up in a straight line

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Re: a bsa 250 1926

Post  adespin on Fri 10 Mar - 6:50

Hasn't he given you a go of it
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Re: a bsa 250 1926

Post  barker on Fri 10 Mar - 20:45

after what I know about the stopping ability I don't want to , also there's no automatic advance its all done by levers on the handle bars ,
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electric starters in them days, you even have to pump your own oil into the engine
if the 16 year old stole it they would never manage to start it

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