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Roadholder

 

Roadholder is the printed magazine of the Norton Owners Club, comprising 48 full colour pages monthly and is distributed by post to members of the NOC in the UK and Overseas. Members can advertise machines and spares For Sale or Wanted free of charge. The Club also accepts trade advertisements, rates for which are available on application. Roadholder is now also available on-line.  Each issue will be posted here at the start of each month.

There is an index here,  which lists key subjects and the issue they're in.

 

Non-Members - Take a look at a few sample pages from Roadholder magazine

Members - see this year's Roadholders on-line below or look at archive issues

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Rh 358 - October 2017

 

Feature Articles:

40 Years With the NOC

Norton News, Summer 2017


The Brooklands Motorcycle Show

Vintage Revival Meeting at Montlhéry 2017

The International West Kent Run

Workshop Wishes

A Brace of Scottish ES2s
 

The Norton Lightweights - A Few Thoughts

Single Comparison

A Pushrod Inter Norton

 


 

 

Rh 357 - September 2017

 

Feature Articles:

Hugh Anderson CBE - Four Times World Champion

Ten Years of the Austria-Sulzbach Branch


Mallory Bike Bonanza

Leicester and Northants Branch Open Day

Norton Rally, Teruel, Spain 2017

The Norton Commando Bible

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 7

Brake Breaks

CPC Commando Fork Top Nuts

Dolls Head Repair

 


 

 

Rh 356 - August 2017

 

Feature Articles:

An Editor's Story

The White Horse Rally, Suffolk, 2017


Fischerhude Ride Out

Shenstone Branch at Clifford Arms Show

Shenstone Branch at Crich Tramway Museum Bike Day

The Banbury Run 2017 - Some Like It Hot

English Festival 2017


Still Dribbling

Magnetic Rev Counter Musings

Get Over It - Living With Wet Sumping

 

 

 

Rh 355 - July 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

The Commando Frame

650SS - Continuing Challenges - Part 2

 

Eric Cox Award

The 37th International Motorcycle Show 2017

Ardingly Show 2017

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 6

Elecktronik Sachse Electronic Ignition

Flashers (The Vehicular Type)

Lucas Ignition Switch Rebuild

Wet Sumping - Another Fix

 

 

 

Rh 354 - June 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

Pillion Talk: NOC Chairman's Royal Tour Jan-Feb 2017

650SS - Continuing Challenges - Part 1

Exhaust Notes and Brass Band Make Music - Part 2

 

Prescott Bike Fest 2017 - Featuring the NOC

Race Retro 2017

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 6

Navigator Resistance Wire

Norton: Part 4 - Back to Basics

Lightweight Gearbox Oil Creep

Navigator Knowledge

 

 

 

Rh 353 - May 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

Further Travels on a 19S

The Family is Complete Again
Bringing a 61 Year Old Back to Life

The 2017 Dunedin Rally and a Journey
Round New Zealand's South Island

Tales from the Farm of an ES2

Italian Norton Owners

More on Pa

John Surtees MBE, CBE 1934-2017

 

Norton: Part 3 - Back to Basics

Wet Sumping - Another Answer

 

 

 

Rh 352 - April 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

A Chile 18

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 5

Norton: Part 2 - Back to Basics

 

The Ken Kavanagh Collection

Bristol Classic Bike Show

Renolds 1000 Mile Chain Testing at MIRA 1952

Myths, Rumours and Legends

 

Thorspark Electronic Ignition

Superblends - What's in a Name?

 

 

 

 

Rh 351 - March 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

J.L. Norton's Grave

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 4

Norton: Part 1 - Back to Basics

 

The Small Tractor With The Racing Pedigree

Bremen Classic Motorshow 2017

Donor Dommie Needed

Goings-On in France

Others are Also Interested

A Tale of Two Builds

Norton vs. Velo

 

 

 

 

Rh 350 - February 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

Indianos Rally 2016

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 3
 

Joe Seifert at Surrey

Andover Norton Open Day

An Italian Branch?

11th Bert Munro Challenge
 

650SS Fork Issues

Lithium Batteries - an Omission

The Amal Stayup Float - Some Thoughts

Duff Exhaust Threads

Cold Electra

 

 

 

Rh 349 - January 2017

 

Feature Articles:-

The Vicar and the Undertaker

Norton: A Form of Nirvana - Part 4

Oil - A Few Points of Interest - Part 2
 

We Came, We Sipped Pimms, We Won Salon Privé 2016

"They're Only for Pottering Around On"

Gedinne Classic Trophy 2016

Don't Trust a Green Light!

What's the Rush Stuart?
 

New Tri-Spark Ignition System

Lithium Batteries

How Did They Do It?  The 250 Manx

 

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