H. J. Pugh & Co.

AJS Tele Rigid trials motorcycle, 1952, 500cc. Runs and ride...



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AJS Tele Rigid trials motorcycle, 1952, 500cc.
Runs and rides. This is an AJS 500cc Model 18 built into Andy Bamford hand-made trials competition frame. Wheels have had new rims and spokes with excellent tyres - IRC rear, Michelin front. Forks have been overhauled with new sliders and springs. Engine has had a complete rebuild with anything that was needed. AMC gearbox modified to 3 close ratio gears and a high top road gear. A new BTH magneto with auto advance fitted. New pushed alloy trials fuel tank and small oil tank fitted. Bespoke high level exhaust. The bike has raced at many events to include the pre 65 trials demonstrations at the Stafford Show with 3 x world trials champion Yrjö Vesterinen riding it and the Newark Classic Show with Steve Colley, 3 x world trials champion(tdn), 3 x British solo trials champion, 4 x Scottish 6 days winner.
Reg. DSU 770. V5

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Auction Date: 29th Sep 2023 at 9:30am

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