A British Setting

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Triumph M/c in Skipton , N Yorks
Either someone has pinched the silencers or the rider loves noise !
FA 28mm
31/08/2016 - 20:43timcx500e
Shutter Speed1/640
Focal Length28mm


Link Posted 31/08/2016 - 21:10
Ever since I was a kid I have wanted to own one of these, one day....

"I'm here because the whiskey is free" - Tyla

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Link Posted 31/08/2016 - 21:22
Andrew , i built a 1966 Tiger 100ss from a box of bits , that i now regret selling , it looked like a smaller version of this , that was before houses and kids intervened mind you ! it looked fantastic in Sherbourne green and Alaskan White but the vibration used to rattle my teeth . Heres hoping you do eventually get one. By the way the attention to detail on this is incredible, regards, Tim.
Last Edited by timcx500e on 31/08/2016 - 21:39

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Link Posted 01/09/2016 - 07:32
Memories. That looks like a Tiger 110 or a Bonneville 120 Circa early 60's. Unit construction gearbox. Iron barrel Alloy head. The air filter is all wrong it should be concealed. Now to make Andrew jealous. I owned a 1954 Tiger 100. 1956 Tiger 100, and a Thunderbird 1958/9 650. That was the year they changed from an SU type carb to a Monobloc. Also it had the slick shift gearbox which meant once you where into 1st. gear you didn't have to use the clutch. The gear pedal pushed the clutch out , changed the gear then let the clutch back in again. I loved my Triumphs but as Tim says that was before houses and kids. I still ride my little 250 Honda when the sun shines but it's not quite the same as being a 16/21 year old without a care in the world. As I said at the start "MEMORIES"
Born again biker with lots of Pentax bits. Every day I wake up is a good day. I'm so old I don't even buy green bananas.


Link Posted 01/09/2016 - 09:19
Beautiful...I would like to have it!


Link Posted 01/09/2016 - 10:34
I do like the new Triumph 120, very nice indeed, wouldn't say no to one if I had 7.5k.

This is also a beauty, are there anymore from the day?

"I'm here because the whiskey is free" - Tyla

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Link Posted 04/09/2016 - 07:50
Well photographed, excellent example with great detail.

Best regards


Link Posted 09/09/2016 - 22:47
That's a clean machine! Nice one!

Photography is not a sport. It has no rules. Everything must be dared and tried! (Bill Brandt)
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