Navigation

You are here: Home / Messages / Heavy Twins / New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Up to Heavy Twins

Re: New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Posted by les_howard at June 04. 2017

Hi Julian...Thanks for asking and as you can see above Steve Adkins has kindly posted the link from where I sniped it from...quite an interesting story I think....Les

Re: New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Posted by Julian Wells at June 04. 2017

Thanks to Les and Steve for this: from the July '88 edition of Classic Bike, I see -- I should have a copy of this issue myself, somewhere in deep storage.

 

Previously les_howard wrote:

Hi Julian...Thanks for asking and as you can see above Steve Adkins has kindly posted the link from where I sniped it from...quite an interesting story I think....Les

Re: New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Posted by Bruce Mitchell at June 07. 2017

Previously steve_adkins wrote:

Greetings,

Not wishing to "Hijack" Les but have a look here:

http://www.workingatamc.london/images/links/article_working_for_amc.pdf

Rgds Steve

 

From the article:

"I think the best all-round bike that Plumstead made was the 650SS Manxman"

Vindicated Anna!

Bruce

 

 

Re: New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Posted by anna jeannette Dixon at June 07. 2017
Previously Bruce Mitchell wrote:

Previously steve_adkins wrote:

Greetings,

Not wishing to "Hijack" Les but have a look here:

http://www.workingatamc.london/images/links/article_working_for_amc.pdf

Rgds Steve

 

From the article:

"I think the best all-round bike that Plumstead made was the 650SS Manxman"

Vindicated Anna!

Bruce

 

  Hello   WELL ALL THE MANXMANs were built at Bracebrdge Street   the Plumstead  650ss export bikes were a diffrent  animal  that had less parts  than the Bracebridge street machnies witch where better made in my book  I would never look at anything that came out of Plumbstead   but thats just me!  I Am a pure  Bracebridge street  enthusats  where  the Real  Norton s   came from    plumstaed bikes were just copys     this may up set you  but the best of all Nortons   where made in Bracebridge Street  inculding the Manx Norton             And by the time  these bikes    were being made the wrting was on the wall for plumbstead  they went   bust in 1966                 Yours   Anna J 

 

Re: New A.N.Oil Pumps VERDICT.

Posted by Bruce Mitchell at June 08. 2017

Previously anna jeannette Dixon wrote:

Previously Bruce Mitchell wrote:

Previously steve_adkins wrote:

Greetings,

Not wishing to "Hijack" Les but have a look here:

http://www.workingatamc.london/images/links/article_working_for_amc.pdf

Rgds Steve

 

From the article:

"I think the best all-round bike that Plumstead made was the 650SS Manxman"

Vindicated Anna!

Bruce

 

Hello   WELL ALL THE MANXMANs were built at Bracebrdge Street   the Plumstead  650ss export bikes were a diffrent  animal  that had less parts  than the Bracebridge street machnies witch where better made in my book  I would never look at anything that came out of Plumbstead   but thats just me!  I Am a pure  Bracebridge street  enthusats  where  the Real  Norton s   came from    plumstaed bikes were just copys     this may up set you  but the best of all Nortons   where made in Bracebridge Street  inculding the Manx Norton             And by the time  these bikes    were being made the wrting was on the wall for plumbstead  they went   bust in 1966                 Yours   Anna J

 

Oh well... I did wonder at the 650ss Manxman, I thought the Manxman was just 650.

Powered by Ploneboard
This is Brio Diazo Plone Theme