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Norton Twins The Postwar 500 600 650 750 850 and Lightweight Twins 1981 - Niton Publishing

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Hard-backed book telling the history and development of the Postwar 500cc, 600cc, 650cc 750cc, 850cc and Lightweight Norton Twins. The book was written by Roy Bacon with a foreword by John Hudson. The book was published by Niton Publishing. This particular book was published in 1995.

"Here is a detailed development history of those lovely classic twins - model 7, 88, 77, 99, 650, Atlas, Commando, plus the Lightweights, the Wulf, the Wankel, the Cosworth and the dressed-up AMC-Nortons - there's model by model and year by year detailing, specifications, colours, prices and competition."

The contents include:

  • Foreword by John Hudson
  • Acknowledgements
  • Very early days
  • Dominator
  • Featherbed
  • Commando
  • Lightweights
  • Wankel and Wulf
  • Competition
  • Cosworth
  • Specials
  • Oddments
  • Appendices:
  • Specifications
  • Colours
  • Engine and Frame Numbers
  • Carburettor Settings
  • Prices
  • Model Chart
  • Model recognition points

Measurements:   7.5 x 8.5 inches (190 x 220 mm)

No of Pages: 191 pages with some superb black and white photographs, illustrations, diagrams, exploded views and tables with lots of invaluable information.

Type of Cover:  Hardbacked with dust jacket - unclipped.

Condition: The book is in very good/excellent condition.