Originally Posted by YZman
The older Bsa`s didn't have oil in the frames. They didn't start doing that till 1970 I think. More concerned with keeping it in the motor. They do have a reputation of being leakers.
I know, hence the
smiley, my poor attempt at humour. That black tank on the right side of tthe frame in the early pictures was also a bit of a clue
A lot of he leaks were the primary chain case seams, I believe that most of it was caused by DIY owners over tightening the bolts. Perhaps there is a belt conversion that you can use that will at least solve that issue.
Enjoy Florida, hopefully sunny and warm.