Parts pickup at Bunbury

These pics were taken when we picked up the last big purchase of parts in Bunbury. It shows some of the behind the scenes activity by members for the Club. Greg Boothey supplied the truck.
pics supplied by Elliott

The gang at John O’Groats in Scotland

Wheels West moves onto Busselton and surrounds

Entrants for Spring Rally – 30 Sept 2012 starting, Hale Rd

Wheels West goes to Pinjarra

Wheels West goes into the Hills

The Wheels West Caravan moves to Rockingham

Wheels West Rally at Fremantle

Wheels West 2012

Shake down in Perth

Elliott Montagu’s 1927 Triumph N model restoration – Part 1

In October 2008 I bought a frame, wheels, tank and some engine bits that were parts of one of six 1927 Triumph N models imported into WA. As you can see from the photos I had a lot of work ahead of me if I was going to make a roadworthy Club bike out of what I had. It’s now getting close to completion and my target is the Roaring Twenties Rally next year. There are many Club members who steered me in the right direction for obtaining parts and general info on the machine. Some bits took over a year to find. Peter Cornelius, the Vintage M/C of United Kingdom’s early Triumph expert was also very helpful. Peter who lives in NZ visited this club a couple of years ago and gave a talk on early Triumphs.Over the next months I will put some photos and words in the e-Chatter in the hope that it might encourage some of our newer members to give it a go. There are less ambitious projects around and plenty of info and help available.