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Aliprandi Motorcycles of Italy


Aliprandi-O.A.S.A. moto d'epoca

L'officina dei fratelli Aliprandi nasce nel 1922 e costruisce biciclette.

Nel 1925 vengono prodotte biciclette a motore impiegando dapprima propulsore Moser 125 e 175, poi Sturmey Archer 175, 250, 350 e 500.

Poi la Casa di Gorla-Precotto, frazioni di Milano, dal 1929 si costituisce come società col nome O.A.S.A., acronimo di Officine Aliprandi Società Anonina e realizza moto usando anche motori Jap 175 e Ladetto 175.

La costruzione di moto prosegue fino ai primissimi anni Trenta.

The workshop of the brothers Aliprandi was formed in 1922, building bicycles.

In 1925 the company's first motorcycles were manufactured using Moser 125 and 175 engines, and later they fitted Sturmey Archer 175, 250, 350 and 500cc engines from Great Britain.

In 1929 Gorla-Precotto of Milan formed a company with the name OASA, (Officine Aliprandi Società Anonina) and manufactured motorcycle engines, in addtion to fitting JAP and Ladetto 175cc engines to their machines.

Construction of motorcycles continued until the early thirties.

Sources: Moto di Lombardia, Henshaw

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