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A lot of my heroes are Brit mountain climbers..... Here's two of them, Chris Bonington and Don Whillans, riding a motocycle on their way to the North Face of the Eiger...... what model bike is that? Anybody?
 

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yep, pretty sure its a triumph, not sure what model, 650 trophy perhaps?
 

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It is not a 100 as I had a 125 and it was a single. I agree that it looks like a trophy 650. Even my old BSA 500 was a single & 2 stroke.:action::action::action::action::action::action:
 

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Looks like a 500 speed twin.:waving::waving::waving:
 

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I'm pretty sure that the T-100 was the 500 cc speed twin . The T-120's were the 650 cc series.... :gunhead:
 

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Try this on for size. Runs beautifully.

 

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bagmaster...70-72 650 Bonneville 650??
 

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bagmaster...70-72 650 Bonneville 650??
Don't know, didn't get a chance to ask him about it as he arrived late for the mission. I took this yesterday as the procession was leaving for the cemetary.
 

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she's missing the breathers off the back of the carbs, but yep a bonny would be my guess.

gosh these things where brutes compared to what we ride today, :D but it's great to see them still kicking after all this time.
 

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It has the early 70's paint scheme and air box. Never saw that color on a Bonnie, but it does apper to be twin-carbed. Still has the drum brake... Beautiful. :gunhead:
 

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Definitely a Triumph from the 60's. A little hard to tell, but most likely one of the export model T100's, could be T100S/T/C with the siamese pipes, but it's hard to tell if it has one carb or two.

If I had to guess the year I'd say 1965.

EDIT I'm referring to the picture in the first post, not the green one just above. I'm not sure about the green one, a bit confusing.
 

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looks like a bonny
 

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I love my Wing, but those old Triumphs and Nortons both were great looking bikes.
 
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