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Old 22nd May 2008, 23:33   #1
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Friends,

I am attaching some of my collections.

DKW RT125
Year - 1939
Engine - 3hp, 1 cyl, 2 stroke, 98cc
3 speed
Made in Germany

Matchless 3GL
Year - 1954
Engine - 347cc, OHV single cylinder
4 speed
Made in England

Velocette LE ( under restoration)
year - 1959
Engine - 149cc - 192cc, wc sv flat twin, 250lb, 100mpg, 55mph
Made in England

Willys CJ-3B
Year - 1968
Engine - Hurricane F-Head,134 Cu-in, (2.2ltr), 4 cylinder, LHD
Made in USA

more to follow.....
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Old 23rd May 2008, 00:59   #2
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Those are some real Beauties buddy. Welcome to the Team BHP Classic Club.
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Awesome collection! Wow..they are so well maintained! Good job,Girish.
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Girish, when did you get the Velocette? Great stuff! And how is that other strange bike coming along? Was it Impala?
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Good collection you got there !!!

More snaps of the Willys please . The side mounted tyres were for CJ-2A isnt it ?
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Girish, when did you get the Velocette? Great stuff! And how is that other strange bike coming along? Was it Impala?
Hi Karl,

Its been long time since we talked.
The Velocette LE Mk3 was my recent find from Delhi 3 months ago and now being restored in Hyderabad by Mr. Rashhed Modi.
I found a lot of bikes and scooters in Delhi in Karol Bagh area. The asking price is way too high.
Some are in mint condition.
Catch you in e-mail soon
Cheers
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Dear RG,

I don't know exactly about the tyres, most of them are worn out, I am planning to change all 5, need some help from BHP'ins about the right tyre.

You may notice a box below the dash board which is removed now and horn push been fixed.
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Friends,

Recently I bought an Bobby GTS from Delhi, its in running condition needs a coat of paint.

One of my uncle gifted me his 1980 Rajdoot Std which I restored last month.
Spent 6K for painting and mechanical job, runs very smooth.....
The Rajdoot emblem is missing on the engine cover.....Please help me to get those
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Rajdoot Standard,Escorts India Limited,Rajdoot Standard Bikes,Rajdoot Standard Motorcycle
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The Velocette LE Mk3 was my recent find from Delhi 3 months ago and now being restored in Hyderabad by Mr. Rashhed Modi.
I found a lot of bikes and scooters in Delhi in Karol Bagh area. The asking price is way too high.
Some are in mint condition.
Yes Mr. Mody did tell me he he's restoring a Velocette LE here. Although I'm not sure if I saw the bike at his place.
He did get a Yamaha also from Delhi in a dismantled state.


About the bikes in karol bagh, any lambrettas among them? 'been looking for a series 1 (aka "chestlight") real bad! 'have heard bout some in delhi but none at the right price!
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Girish,

Great collection and good to see the way you are detailing your restoration.

Keep it coming buddy.
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Dear Girish PV - the tyres on your CJ3BLHD are 6.00*16 M&S pattern tyres. Please purchase same size and same tread pattern. I will prefer MRF. Do not purchase seconds or local manufactured tyres. Please replace tubes also.

Best regards,

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Friends,
Does anyone have or know of Ambassador bikes ?

Ambassador

I have one, need help in restoring.

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Hi girish ,
Didnt you have a dark maroon lowlite Morris Minor converted to Tourer about 2/3 years ago?
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Hi girish ,
Didnt you have a dark maroon lowlite Morris Minor converted to Tourer about 2/3 years ago?
Yes, I had it and already sold.......

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