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James Captain L20. 200cc. 1960-1966

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Paint
Caribbean Blue - Mudguards, headlamp shell, tank, toolbox side panels, rear number plate housing.
Black: Frame & swinging arm, forks, rear suspension units, footrest hangers, centre stand, lifting handles, front mudguard stay, chainguard.
Silver: Hubs & brake plates, brake operating arms, speedo drive housing.
1963 onwards: Caribbean Blue throughout. (1965/66 models had silver rear shock absorbers)

Plating
Chrome: Wheel rims, fork trim rings, headlamp rim, Speedo and ammeter bezels, Bolts to fit headlamp, handlebars & levers, fork stem nut, tank filler cap and side trim panels, kickstart and gearlever, exhaust system, side panel fasteners, rear suspension inner covers.
Cadmium: Nuts & bolts, air filter (or is it zinc ?)

Polishing
The aluminium hub centres were polished.

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