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theturtleshead 01-05-2013 09:32 PM

The Norton thread!
 
Can't see a specific Norton thread.So If you like bikes that mark their territory and vibrate across the garage floor-lets see them:D
http://albi.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/.../0/M/080-M.jpg
This is my MKIII at home in Medellin Colombia
http://albi.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/.../0/M/016-M.jpg
Now with the boss woman!
Al

theturtleshead 01-05-2013 09:40 PM

Rescue
 
http://albi.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/...on%20dom-M.jpg
A 53 Dommie gathering dust in Cali Colombia
http://albi.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/...20dommie-M.jpg
Going to see about a rescue on Monday!
Al:thumb

victor441 01-05-2013 10:12 PM

I ride this '73 850 Interstate a lot, have had it about two years, also had a '69 750 Roadster long ago....

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-0...s1024/bcn2.JPG

https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-X...4/IMG_0113.JPG

Prmurat 01-05-2013 11:09 PM

I have my MK2 since -94, bought it used from Chicago, shipped it to Paris and here in San Francisco since 2000. Went through some transformation: mk3 rear wheel with R1 rear caliper, front Luchier brake, belt drive, hydraulic clutch...Till -09 when it was destroyed in a collision with a 1198. Here it is now (before the Alton electric starter, just installed).
http://img.tapatalk.com/d/13/01/06/7a6unedu.jpg

Rob Farmer 01-06-2013 12:09 AM

Heres a picture of my mate in the 80's on his 850

http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/f...r/ea17f71e.jpg

Same bike as it looks now

http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/f.../Commando2.jpg


Thats me at the back 26 years ago with another friends 750 Commando. He bought that when he was 17 for 400, he's still got the bike and despite being crashed, catching fire and being mercilessly thrashed for years and covering well over 100,000 miles is still going strong with the original engine. - No luxury of garages in those days.

http://i242.photobucket.com/albums/f...NV00046001.jpg

concours 01-06-2013 04:28 AM

My '74 I waited 38 years to get
http://i1040.photobucket.com/albums/...2/PA191331.jpg

bill h 01-06-2013 07:11 AM

1967 650SS

<a href="http://s103.beta.photobucket.com/user/MILANOMAN/media/650ss009.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img src="http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m156/MILANOMAN/650ss009.jpg" border="0" alt="NORTON 650SS"/></a>

1972 Combat Commando

<a href="http://s103.beta.photobucket.com/user/MILANOMAN/media/DSC00317.jpg.html" target="_blank"><img src="http://i103.photobucket.com/albums/m156/MILANOMAN/DSC00317.jpg" border="0" alt="Photobucket"/></a>

I've been riding the Commando since 1977 and it's the "therapy" ride.

bill

2002 MZ Skorpian
1972 Norton Commando
1971 Triumph T100C
1967 Norton 650SS

England-Kev 01-06-2013 07:28 AM

I have had a Norton or two...

My old Dommie Cafe...

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/img/s1/v22/p994904331.jpg

and my current Garden Gate Clubman replica

http://kevindean.zenfolio.com/img/s1...1320982098.jpg

:evil

panorton 01-06-2013 08:09 AM

Mine :clap



http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/a...8-0879_IMG.jpg

http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/a...8-1815_IMG.jpg

http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/a...n/IMG_2552.jpg

http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/a...pse6450a81.jpg

cgoodwin 01-06-2013 08:11 AM

1972 Norton Dunstall
 
Here is my 1972 Norton 750 Commando Combat with Dunstall fiberglass (Except the tail section which is a re-pop of a production racer tail from Norvil in the UK). Brutal on the back, if you are not careful it will break your foot starting it, drops oul if you don't run it every week, typical Norton.

http://www.frybrid.com/images/Norton/34%20small.jpg

http://www.frybrid.com/images/Norton/side%20small.jpg

Prmurat 01-06-2013 08:38 AM

http://i909.photobucket.com/albums/a...pse6450a81.jpg[/QUOTE]

I am working on a 400es too... Glad to see another one!!

ricochetrider 01-06-2013 09:19 AM

My 74
 
850 Commando- all hopped up- dry clutch, belt drive kit, 4S cam, Black Diamond valves, etc. etc.
Smooth and fast.

http://i261.photobucket.com/albums/i...x/P1010127.jpg

Voltaire 01-06-2013 09:42 AM

My 72 Combat I bought 2 years ago on a recent 1000 km trip around the mid North Island.
http://i129.photobucket.com/albums/p...tonHighway.jpg
Even in the middle of (earth) nowhere you can get a latte......didn't see any Hobbits though...
http://i129.photobucket.com/albums/p...p/Taranaki.jpg

Steve G. 01-06-2013 05:27 PM

Crap! Wish I could figure out how to download a picture,,,,I'd like to show off my bikes.........

Tar snakes 01-07-2013 01:45 AM

These Nortons belong to a couple of my mates

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...Fastback-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1010692-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1010082-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1040442-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...MEMO0022-L.jpg

These are ones that I've spotted

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...99_zRSce-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1040167-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1040169-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1040198-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1040206-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1030490-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1030522-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1030603-L.jpg

http://tarsnakes.smugmug.com/Motorcy...P1030563-L.jpg


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