Classic Motorcycle Mechanics on sale - July 2014

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June 18, 2014
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Editor's intro
Bertie sets the scene
• Archive
Keith Huewen was, once upon a time, more than a mouth for BT Sport
• 1975 Kawasaki Z1B
Mossy marvels at one of motorcycling’s best bikes
• News
News, things, bikes, columnists and products
• Calendar
July should be warm and perfect for a pootle
What we’ve done right or wrong and your views
• Show us yours
Your bikes shown with much pride. Magic!
• Aussie  VJMC Show and Popham Jumble
Some VJMC news from home and Down Under
Yamaha RD400• Yamaha RD400
Could this be the Universal Two-Stroke Twin?
• 1989
Race-reps, Steady Eddie and King George Bush the First
• Kawasaki Z650
Jon Bentman on why the little Zed is better than big brother
• Fuel for thought
Steve Cooper on how you can save your classic from crap fuel
• Laverda 750S Formula
One man on his cheap and cheerful refresh of an Italian twin
• MIRA files:BMW Boxer twin racers
John Nutting recalls the good old days of the track-based boxer beat
• Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa
1998’s fastest bike ever gets a makeover for today

• News
Our Pip is torque of the town, new tools shown, old ones rated
• Spa Katana
Paul Berryman overcomes paralysis of the wallet
• Inlet systems
Steve Cooper on what goes wrong and right on your airbox
• Multimeter guide
Our pinball wizard Mark Haycock on the electrical spanner
• Recommissioning an old bike
Scoop’s guide to getting the old girl going again… Ahem
• Project Rickuki
Scoop again – this time it’s about getting the angles right…
• Project Yamaha TZR250 3XV
Stan is well on with his race project TZR
Project Yamaha RD350R
Idiot editor buys the runt of the LC litter
• Kawasaki A7SS
You want a Kwik Kwak with a high level pipe? Read on
• Dresda Honda showstopper
From MCN spot the ball win to CMM showstopper

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