Why do people think it acceptable to steal, we have enough problems in this world without brainless layabouts helping themselves to what isn’t theirs, A friend of a friend has just had this classic Norton 650 SS stolen in west Yorkshire, please keep your eyes peeled.
THEY ARE A DISGRACE TO SOCIETY AND SHOULD BE PUT AWAY FOR LIFE SOME COUNTRIES CUT OFF THERE HANDS IF CONVICTED OF THEFT.
Reg: ABE 643B
1964 Norton 650 ss
Engine No. 18ss/110309/P
Slimline Featherbed Frame No. 18/110309
Gearbox No. NA5849
Akront alloy rims, 19” – Stainless spokes, Dunlop TT100 Roadmaster tyres
Unity Equipe Manx type 5-gallon alloy petrol tank – Slight split in welded seam on front R/H side of stainless petrol tank strap
Fibreglass Unity Equipe central oil tank
Both tanks lined out black & red with paint, not transfers
BTH magneto, not the usual Lucas one
Cross-over clip-on ‘bars (Unity)
RGM Motors belt-drive primary
Stainless rear chainguard (Unity)
Unity 18” Manx-style semi dual seat
Norton short Roadholder forks (external springs with gaiters)
Dominator single leading shoe front brake, standard Dommie hub & brake plate
John Tickle rear brake plate, polished alloy
Wired with household mains cable
Triumph-type oval zener diode heatsink
Chromed Lucas 7” headlamp shell, wipac quad-optic halogen headlight
Dip switch is from an MZ – Square body, not round.
THE THIEF WAS WEARING BLACK LEATHERS AND A HELMET, AND TURNED RIGHT TOWARDS SOWERBY BRIDGE, STILL WITH LIGHTS OFF AND NO ENGINE RUNNING. COULD THERE HAVE BEEN A VAN WAITING TO LOAD UP ?
THERE CAN’T HAVE BEEN MUCH TRAFFIC ON THE ROAD AT THIS TIME OF MORNING.
Don’t make super classic Bikes like this anymore, I had a 1961 Triumph Tiger Cub Reg:- 683 CUB. I’ve shared your post with others, hope you get it back quick, something like that’s hard to hide.
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