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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-27-2009, 04:48 PM Thread Starter
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1966 speedtwin

I just moved my new bike into the basement to begin an overhaul. Hopefully this forum can help me long the way. I'm worried about getting in over my head, but.... here goes!
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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-27-2009, 06:24 PM
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Welcome to the forum ds2

There's one or two guys here with speed twins to help, and anyway they're not that different from the rest of the triumph twins

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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old 09-29-2009, 10:20 PM Thread Starter
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I've assumed my bike is a 1966 speedtwin, however some people have suggested otherwise. The numbers on the bike are:

5ta h 35475 frame
xd 35475 t100s engine

How do you sort out what model / year / etc... this bike is??

Any help woud be appreciated.

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Frame 5TA H 46293
Engine XD 35475 T100s

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Don, this link may help you figure out just exactly what you have.
http://www.tioc.org/serial_numbers.htm
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old 11-28-2012, 12:54 PM
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just by chance you thinking on selling that bike brother ? im from kitchener and if not would love to come by and see it due to im building a 66 custom 5ta speedtwin well looks like the frame is a 5ta and the engine is 69 trophy im thinking

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