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British Motorcycles

Silk 700S 1977

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Twostroke parallel twin, 47 bhp, 177 km/h.

In the early 1970s George Silk, formerly of Scott, developed a roadster based on the famous British watercooled two-strokes. With frames by Spondon, these light and agile machines were an expensive motorcycle which sold in small numbers.
Photographed at Australian Motorcycle Museum, Haigslea, Queensland