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Triumph motor cycle, 1917.

Triumph motor cycle, 1917.
3 1 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm


This 557cc Triumph model H motor bicycle illustrates an interesting and succesful design of its time, which was adopted as the standard Army despatch rider's machine of the 1914-1918 war. It has a single-cylinder, air-cooled, vertical engine, a semi-automatic carburettor, high-tension magneto ignition, a 3- speed countershaft gear, and belt drive from the gearbox to the rear wheel.

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