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Offline midman

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New Owner of a 1924 SW24 in the USA
« on: 25 Aug 2014 at 01:52 »
Hello Everyone,
I recently purchased this SW24 that came over from Britain in 2011. It seems in pretty good shape (nick?) and I am planning on hopefully just replacing the control cables and drive belt before trying to fire her up. This will be a rare bike over here I think. Anyway, the bike came with some kind of bracket or stand that I'm not sure about. Has anyone seen this before and know what it is?
Chuck Hoffman

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Re: New Owner of a 1924 SW24 in the USA
« Reply #1 on: 26 Aug 2014 at 13:34 »

There are a few 2-3/4hp models scattered here in the States. They were a popular import from the 1990s onward.

I looked through the June 1924 2-3/4hp illustrated spare list, but do not see that part. There were optional leg shield available, but I do not see why they would need a bracket shaped like that. Nor were they into crash bars at that time.