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■ Just a summer’s holiday
Normandy Beach Race 2021 • Once a year, the historic beach code named Sword in the Normandy landings of 1944, now plays to a different tune – that of vintage bikes and cars racing through the sand.
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BRAKING OUT THE RUBBER HOSES
AUSSIE BMW FANS GIVE BIRTH TO NEW SPARKS
OXFORD’S HEAVY METAL BEAST
CCM SET TO MOVE INTO EUROPEAN MARKETS WITH CASH BOOST
KAWASAKI REVIVES CLASSIC 1970s LOOKS FOR ITS NEW 650
LOST OGRIS BREAK COVER
HELP THE AMBUCOPTER WITH ANDY’S CALENDAR
This month’s star letter wins
Vinegar on chips and so much more
Anything to say?
Fancy a day out?
TriBSA 750 • The bike BSA should have built.
The Triton Influence
Dresda Triton • This isn’t just a Triton. This is a Dave Degens Dresda Triton.
SPECIFICATION (1969 DRESDA TRITON)
What do you need TO BUILD A TRITON?
WHAT TYPE OF THREAD DO YOU HAVE?
Nuts and bolts A BEGINNER’S GUIDE • Whitworth, AF, imperial, metric, fine course and Allen heads – what the hell does it all mean? We attempt to make it clear and simple – except it’s not that simple…
DID YOU KNOW?
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Moto Guzzi V7 • Moto Guzzi has lavished some love on its V7 to meet the latest laws and keep the Enfield and Triumph-buying public interested. It’s beautiful... does it succeed?
WHAT WE’VE BEEN UP TO ON OUR PROJECTS... Steve’s Yamaha AS1 Part five • Hammers, saws, chisels and gas torches all feature prominently this time.
A sloppy bush • A loose bush on the rear brake is spoiling Hutch's new purchase, a Douglas T35
Rebuild time! • After a brief break from project BMW to get married, Matt now starts to build the R100S
Frank’s Famous Last Words • Do we never learn? Why is it that whenever one of his old bikes reappears in an advert, Frank wants it back? Madness…
Who do they think they are?