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James J16. 1938. 148cc. De Luxe Lightweight

Homepage  Pre war index 1938. 148cc models James J16
Villiers twin port 148cc engine
Flywheel magneto ignition
Villiers carburettor with handlebar lever control
Three speed gearbox
Lucas 6 volt dynamo lighting set with 7" headlamp, dimmer switch and tail lamp.  Voltage control unit
2 gallon tank.  Black enamel with gold lines
5" brakes ?  
Twin exhaust pipes and silencers.  Chromed
Goodyear 25" x 3" tyres
Chromed rims, lined red
Deep and wide ribbed section mudguards
Valanced front mudguard
Handlebar finished in black enamel
Centre stand
Tubular steel carrier
Terry saddle
Legshields, toolbox & toolkit, tyre inflator, grease gun, bulb horn, kneegrips, licence holder
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