Harley-Davidson Chronicle - An American Original. The Hummer was as basic as it could have been. It enticed a good number of young folks into the exhilarating sport of motorcycling. The front suspension used girder forks suspended by large rubber bands, which proved to be problematic because they broke and were unavailable from H. Dj like new; no priceclip.
Bookseller: , Kansas, United States Motorbooks International. It had magneto ignition and was sold without battery, electric horn, turn signals, or brake light. Davidson and many other engineers and designers. A two-man seat was an available option, but proved to be unpopular likely because the machine was underpowered for two. Karl Nilson recently is working with a group designing a high mileage diesel motorcycle. The Harley-Davidson Motor Company: An Official Eighty-Year History Second ed. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.
. For example, Karl Nilson, among 50 other designers and engineers, signed the book. For 1966, the new Bobcat replaced the Pacer and the Scat. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.
The extra-low final-drive ratio of the Ranger was available on the Scat as an option. Stored in sealed plastic protection. Illustrated Directory of Harley-Davidson Motorcycles. Bookseller: , Ohio, United States Motorbooks International, 1983. The Encyclopedia of the Motorcycle. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket.
It was named after Dean Hummer, a Harley dealer in who led national Harley two-stroke sales. Like most vehicles at the time, the 1949 model was six volt and had a bulb and reflector headlight assembly. Bookseller: , Kent, United Kingdom Motorbooks Intl. The engine was increased in size to 165 cc. The book is in nice condition.
In the event of a problem we guarantee full refund. Despite largely being ignored by dealers, the 125 gained a large following among young riders, many of whom would go on to ride larger motorcycles. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original black leatherette covers, gilt title and author lettering to the spine. A clean pristine copy in Brodart mylar. Very minimal wear and tear.
The spine may show signs of wear. Bookseller: , Wisconsin, United States. The 125 cc two-stroke engine produced three horsepower, which was sent through a three-speed foot-shift transmission. It used the newly enlarged 175 cc B-model engine. It had an extra-low final-drive ratio of 7. Davidson told directors that 10,000 were made and sold in the first seven months of 1947. Black boards and spine with bright gold lettering on spine.
Book is tight, square, and unmarked. The Scat also received the Pacer's new frame in 1963. Like new; no internal markings; has only lost its Brand New shine. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this protects and prolongs the life of the paper, it is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper. It is believed to have been built to consume their supply of 165 cc engines, which would not be needed for their other models. Bookseller: , Illinois, United States.
Publication Year: 19870000 Language: English Shipping to: United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Panama, Trinidad and Tobago, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and Barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Kitts-Nevis, Saint Lucia, Montserrat, Turks and Caicos Islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Bahamas, Uruguay. The previous owner of the book was a designer at Harley in the early 80's. Unrestored Harley-Davidson Hummer The Hummer was a motorcycle model manufactured by from 1955 to 1959. Archived from on 24 June 2008. Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed. Bookseller: , Washington, United States Published by Motorbooks International Osceola, Wisconsin Second Edition 1987.
Ten thousand Model S-125s were sold during the first seven months of 1947. Fine condition book, in near Fine condition dust wrapper with small crease lines to the spine tips, not price clipped. No obvious damage to the cover, with the dust jacket if applicable included for hard covers. May be very minimal identifying marks on the inside cover. In 1963, one year into production, the frame of the Pacer was heavily redesigned. The S model turned out to be a good and inexpensive investment in Harley-Davidson's future.