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Offline Dave

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1934 250cc Comet
« on: 28 Jan 2008 at 21:19 »
Sidecar Willy sent in these photos and message about his 1934 250cc Comet.

"Some photos of my restoration so far of my 1934 Comet. Still quite a bit to do. The mudguards are painted and ready to go on, the wiring still needs to be done. Fit  a few more control cables, brake lever, battery carrier, the clutch /flywheel. I still have to do the ignition timing, set the tappets, tweak the carb. The petrol/oil tank is looking very nice...and awaits for the painter to finish of the coach lines round the blue panel. Cheers, Bill"

Offline graeme

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Re: 1934 250cc Comet
« Reply #1 on: 29 Jan 2008 at 03:06 »
That looks to be coming along very nicely indeed. I just hope the performance of the machine isn't quite as underwhelming as lore would have it!

Offline sidecar willy

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Re: 1934 250cc Comet
« Reply #2 on: 29 Jan 2008 at 06:56 »
Yes I agree ..its a 250cc sidevalve and very I am no lightweight either so not that fast. Having said that I am not concerned about performance. Its an old machine that deserves a restoration.

« Last Edit: 29 Jan 2008 at 20:02 by sidecar willy »