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by cdrkeith
Sat Apr 03, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: my old Classic
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: my old Classic

Don't tell me you rebuilt the motor on that Classic now for sale on Ebay too......at an actual £20k ?! Dealers..... Auction Houses......they are quite prone to 'inventing bids' before an assembled audience of bidders....God knows what they are getting up to with 100% online /telephone auctions, with...
by cdrkeith
Wed Mar 24, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: my old Classic
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: my old Classic

Meanwhile, back in the real world......there's a Commander on Ebay for £5k.

K
by cdrkeith
Wed Mar 24, 2021 4:23 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: my old Classic
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: my old Classic

It does seem a tad 'optimistic' (I am not sure that is the correct word)......especially when taken together with the fact that I sold it to Cosmo for £6500 just two weeks ago ! It's all very well saying that an item is worth what anyone will pay for it, but I get the feeling that classic bike deale...
by cdrkeith
Sun Dec 06, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Rotaries in Bonhams auction 11&12th
Replies: 0
Views: 357

Rotaries in Bonhams auction 11&12th

There are a 'shed-load' of Norton rotaries going under the hammer at Bonhams' auction 11&12 December.....some details on the Car & Classic website and no doubt all details on Bonhams' own website. Auctions now seem to be 100% online eg with no punters attending at all....which would seem lik...
by cdrkeith
Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:10 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander on Ebay
Replies: 7
Views: 1533

Re: Commander on Ebay

I think the price has actually increased now......
by cdrkeith
Sun Sep 27, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: technical interest and new ideas
Topic: Classic Petrol Tap
Replies: 25
Views: 5122

Re: Classic Petrol Tap

From Richard Negus' post of Friday July 24th, above -- last para: "The only difference between an IP2/Commander fuel tap and a Classic tap is that the latter was modified by Norton to have it's outlet pipe on the other side of the tap body to suit being fitted on the left side of the fuel tank....
by cdrkeith
Fri Sep 25, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander on Ebay
Replies: 7
Views: 1533

Commander on Ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Norton-commander-1989-very-rare-wankel-engine-1-253-collectors-running-project/133528673866?hash=item1f16edde4a:g:qtcAAOSwQF1fbRQu eBay item number: 133528673866 "......Due to the nature of these bikes we didn't want to do any work to it due to the not knowing how to ...
by cdrkeith
Fri Sep 11, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: IP2 on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 556

IP2 on Ebay

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Norton-Inter ... SwIKlfWJDy


eBay item number:
124333788489


And there is/was another (fairing-less) one in the Norton Owners Club website classifieds.......
by cdrkeith
Wed Aug 12, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 726

Commander on Ebay

by cdrkeith
Tue Jul 21, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Commander for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 1395

Re: Commander for sale

And now on Ebay......very nice.


eBay item number: 143661705397
by cdrkeith
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Rotary in MCN classifieds
Replies: 1
Views: 1084

Rotary in MCN classifieds

This ad is in yesterday's MCN classifieds: "Commando Rotary Interpol 2 Classic 1987, 11,400 miles, Engine rebuilt 2019, new tips and seals Molly Coated side plates Built by stark Wright of leeds Good £8000. Tel 01356550187. Glos" And there is a photo of a naked Norton rotary -- can't make ...
by cdrkeith
Thu Jul 02, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Rotary in MCN classifieds
Replies: 0
Views: 748

Rotary in MCN classifieds

This ad is in yesterday's MCN classifieds: "Commando Rotary Interpol 2 Classic 1987, 11,400 miles, Engine rebuilt 2019, new tips and seals Molly Coated side plates Built by stark Wright of leeds Good £8000. Tel 01356550187. Glos" And there is a photo of a naked Norton rotary -- can't make ...
by cdrkeith
Tue Jun 30, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: At Last
Replies: 2
Views: 1220

Re: At Last

I have sent you a PM.
by cdrkeith
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: brake pistons
Replies: 3
Views: 1350

Re: brake pistons

http://robdavistelford.co.uk/webspace/d ... index.html

The above link would suggest that some Deauvilles do have linked brakes and some don't..........?
by cdrkeith
Fri Jun 12, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: IP2 in Aberdeen....
Replies: 0
Views: 940

IP2 in Aberdeen....

During non-rotary dealings with a chap in Aberdeen he mentioned that he had an IP2 at home which hadn't started in 5 years....I'm guessing that he could be persuaded to part with it if anyone in that neck of the woods fancies a project. Probably best PM me with your contact and I'll pass them on to ...
by cdrkeith
Sun Jun 07, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Norton F1 on Ebay.....
Replies: 9
Views: 3197

Re: Norton F1 on Ebay.....

by cdrkeith
Fri May 22, 2020 4:07 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Norton F1 on Ebay.....
Replies: 9
Views: 3197

Re: Norton F1 on Ebay.....

That is the 'link'....enter 353083003405 into the Search box of Ebay anywhere in the world.......or look for "Norton Formula 1 Replica 1993 Powered by Yamaha YZF 750R"

K
by cdrkeith
Fri May 22, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Norton F1 on Ebay.....
Replies: 9
Views: 3197

Norton F1 on Ebay.....

Well, 'just' a replica really.......but v nice all the same, and probably the closest I would ever get to owning an actual F1.

This one Yamaha YZF 750 based........item 353083003405

K
by cdrkeith
Tue May 19, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Another IP2 on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 1034

Another IP2 on Ebay

Search on "Norton Rotary Interpol 2 Factory Demonstrator!!!!" in 'Motorcycles & Scooters' and you should see it -- top of the list in fact, if you're set to 'Newly Listed'. Or search on '264735339169'.

K
by cdrkeith
Mon May 11, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: IP2 on Ebay
Replies: 5
Views: 2280

IP2 on Ebay

On Ebay now....with 57 'Watchers' so I guess you've all seen it already ?!

"Norton Rotary Interpol 2 motorbike"

V scant info in the ad.

Keith.
by cdrkeith
Sat Apr 18, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: calendar dates and announcements
Topic: Happy Birthday John B !!
Replies: 5
Views: 3286

Happy Birthday John B !!

I believe John B (johnbirchjar) celebrates a 'significant' birthday today ! Many Happy Returns ! Keep the champagne and cake in the fridge til the pandemic is all over ? Or just have a party in 'self isolation' ? All the best. Keith (new keeper of ****JAR).
by cdrkeith
Mon Mar 23, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: General discussion (eveything else)
Topic: A sad day
Replies: 5
Views: 2257

Re: A sad day

And I am the lucky /proud new keeper of JB's Classic......which follows in the tyre marks of 2 Commanders, an IP2, and an air-cooled Commando look-alike special (which I should never have sold). I doubt that I will do a fraction of the mileage that JB has done on the Classic but I hope to get out an...
by cdrkeith
Tue Mar 17, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: Police spec IP2 on Ebay
Replies: 0
Views: 2023

Police spec IP2 on Ebay

On Ebay today: "Norton rotary ex military police interpol 2"

Nice.
by cdrkeith
Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: W2000 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 4052

Re: W2000 for sale

And....back down again to sub £5k ! It does make you wonder what a dealer's profit margin is, if they can add/subtract 50% to a price !

K
by cdrkeith
Fri Feb 21, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: "Norton Commander 600 Krauser 1994"
Replies: 7
Views: 3729

"Norton Commander 600 Krauser 1994"

"Norton Commander 600 Krauser 1994" has appeared on Ebay.....at £12k = twice the £ of what I sold mine for last year !

Keith.
by cdrkeith
Sun Feb 09, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: W2000 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 4052

Re: W2000 for sale

Make that x3 W2000's for sale on Ebay now.....the Greenford one, the Coleraine one, and now the scammer's one ! Bizarre what they pick up on -- my sidecar (BMW 1150GS with Watsonian sidecar) must be about the most listed vehicle ever on Ebay, as it is listed by scammers at least twice per week ! If ...
by cdrkeith
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:13 am
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: W2000 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 4052

Re: W2000 for sale

I swear the price has just been increased by £2500 ?! I could have sworn it was for sale at £5k+ yesterday ?!

Keith
by cdrkeith
Fri Feb 07, 2020 8:57 pm
Forum: for sale and wanted
Topic: W2000 for sale
Replies: 8
Views: 4052

W2000 for sale

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1980-DKW-Wan ... SwBTlePbF8

Or search on '1980 DKW Wankel W2000' on Ebay.

Keith.