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James. 1922. 500cc.  Model 7

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'The Ideal Fast Solo Mount'
500cc James engine (3 h.p.)
64mm x 77mm - 50 V-twin
26" x 2" wheels and tyres (beaded edge)
Front rim brake
Rear band brake
High-tension magneto
'Approved' type carburettor
2 gallon tank with 2 quarts oil
Sight drip oil feed with auxiliary hand-pump
Front & rear stands
James 'patent' pan saddle
Chain drive by ⅝" x " Renold chain
3 speed gearbox with clutch and kickstarter
Ratios - 5,  6.9,  10.2 :1
Light, quickly detachable chain guards
Carrier with metal sided, leather-faced toolbags
Frame enamelled black.
Wheel rims enamelled black
Tank enamelled brown with red & gold lines

Special Brooklands tested engine with Certificate (65mph) 12 / 12 /- extra
Standard Touring gears - 5, 8.1, 14.1:1 can be fitted without extra charge
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