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Re: Triumph 3TW

I notice the cylinder head is still fitted with exhaust stubs - typical triumph
The 3TW head from what I have seen so far has threaded ports & a clamp secured with a c spanner
He’s doing a great job on it especially the frame
Jo’b

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Re: Triumph 3TW

Quite right John and I'm rapidly learning more and more about this model. I guess it's a case of beggars can't be choosers. Maybe the head is off a later 3T? Ron
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Re: Triumph 3TW

I bought a 3T project with 1944 dated cases & a 3TW cylinder head fitted - I have exhaust pipes too for it

It was reputed to be a war time pre production model

Jo’b

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Re: Triumph 3TW

Ron when you go to Beaulieu to see the 3TW have a look as to how the fork rebound springs are mounted - i.e. similar to Nortons where they were fitted directly to the top and bottom fork links. If not directly fitted to the top links I may have a spare set I can help with.

email (option): keithchandler@clistandchandler.co.uk

Re: Triumph 3TW

John if you want to sell any of those parts, could you take to Kempton please.

Keith will do and be in touch.

Cheers Ron

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Re: Triumph 3TW

I took a lot of pictures of the one in Beaulieu

Rob

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Re: Triumph 3TW

Rob Miller
I took a lot of pictures of the one in Beaulieu

Rob





Thanks Rob - top links appear to be standard as fitted to pre-war MAC / MDD. Top headlamp brackets appear to have similarities to Matchless G3L and centre mudguard fixing to the forks appears similar to Norton 16H

email (option): keithchandler@clistandchandler.co.uk

Re: Triumph 3TW

Sent a mail Ron

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Re: Triumph 3TW

Cheers Keith/John
Now that I come to study it a bit more, The forks are indeed much more like the pre bump stop version Webb forks on the Velo MAC's.
This thread should really be moved from "Sales" if the moderators are watching. Ron
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