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  1. Member's Restoration & Rebuild Projects
    This bike is special to me because it is the same model as I bought new when I was 18. I rode that first one to work and some cross country and didn’t really maintain it all that well Eventually I blew the gearbox out and the dealers had no stock of parts, and they didn’t think they would have...
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hi All. New to the forum (1+ week), and new to Triumphs. My story is the same of many... I rode when I was younger, got out of it to raise kids/family, pay for college eds, and so forth. Started approaching getting back into it about 12 months ago as my youngest is finishing up his...
  3. Classic, Vintage & Veteran
    Hi All. So I am starting my initial pass over the new-to-me 72. The tank definitely needs the rust and varnish removed. In removing the petcocks, I noticed that it looks like the filters are gone. Am I correct in that these should have filters that are attached so that they are inserted into...
  4. New Member Introductions
    Finally completed the downsizing of my herd of Triumphs (I had five) following a move into a smaller home and retirement lifestyle. I'm now down to just my first Triumph, a 1972 Bonneville T120RV which I bought new in June 1972. That's 48+ years and the bike is still in its original condition...
  5. Member's Restoration & Rebuild Projects
    Probably not the best starting point for a first (ish) full restoration, but having looked for a project bike for a couple of months, and feeling that the price of projects were going up daily, i bought this one. A 1972 Bonneville in pretty poor condition. The last bike I bought in a similar...
  6. New Member Introductions
    Being a born again and again biker, I have just bought a 1972 Bonneville to restore when I retire this year!!! I have had many, many bikes. Including a Triton for £90 in 1983, a much loved orange original Speed Triple which I kept for 3 years and a Daytona 955i around 4 years ago. I have had 3...
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