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Unique Opportunity,Winter Restoration Project

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IF YOU THOUGHT UPSIDE-DOWN FORKS AND CANTILEVER SUSPENSION WERE MODERN IDEAS....Never Got Time,so....1951 MOTO GUZZI 250(248 c.c.ohv)AIRONE SPORT FOR RESTORATION..Rosso Red...genuine item,not converted Tourismo model...NO m.o.t. required,ditto no TAX...been on SORN for many years..V5 in my name,and present...age related 1951 registration plate.
GOOD BITS...All there,rare large capacity fuel tank(italian made accessory for Airone)..rare telescopic speedo drive on forks,original Borrani Alloy rims(plus one spare).Original D'ellOrto SS1 carb(plus alternative).engine stripped down,new bearings included to fit,parts books and handook,some used parts.Since i bought this bike,many Italian companies have restarted making good pattern parts,so almost everything available new or NOS,parts availability good and improving.
BAD BIT..piston broke(stripped down for inspection),hence unused for many years,however....been looking on Ebay and internet,pistons sell for about £80-£120 NEW,Barrel needs new liner made up...Separate steel liner no problem....BE WARNED...i know exactly how much restored examples go for,so this rare bike is NOT being given away...Viewing recommended by arrangement,weekends best for me..message me for SERIOUS ENQUIRIES ONLY (i need the space,not the money),for fuller details look on Google for features such as adjustable damping on front forks,underslung rear suspension.When i used on road was great brakes(same size as 500 Falcone)..Outrageously good handling, mini 50's cafe racer,would eat any equivalent British 250/ 350,some 500's too..:)>most original paintwork still good,some chroming needed..will add anything else as i remember them...has to go to good home..:)>
For Reference only ...see'Made In Italy Motorcycles'website...very similar m/c s on there..:)>

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jinx57 @ 30/09/2016 12:45  

P.S.on Airone...Has Sprung Front Saddle,and Separate 'Racing' Bum pad on Rear Mudguard,for slipstreaming..haha DGM silencer(no fishtail),but good replica silencers available if total originality needed. Owt else i think of to follow..

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jinx57 @ 30/09/2016 14:33  

This bike now provisionally sold,someone got a bargain...Please can Staffers or admin close this advert ,ta muchly..X

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jinx57 @ 25/05/2017 22:35  

BUMP....cannot believe nobody wants a project to while away the dark nights...:)>

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jinx57 @ 15/06/2019 08:40  

Got enough projects as it is, like the sound of it though.

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rocker21 @ 06/07/2019 21:46  

Available to all and sundry at SENSIBLE PRICE..!!

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jinx57 @ 09/07/2019 12:41  


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jinx57 @ 11/07/2020 19:56  

Jinx, that sounds great ! and good to hear from a guy who knows what's what 😌

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jinx57 @ 03/08/2020 23:12  

Woohoo. Way to go Jinx, shout it from the ROOFTOPS! 😁😂🤣

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Lindsay @ 04/08/2020 08:00  

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