Fresh in from the USA, an August 1957 James Comet. A great little James comet with a 150 Villiers engine, ride or restore, read first project. Engine turns over with compression, but no attempt has been made to start it. Almost impossible to find in the US now, so be quick on this one, it won't be here .....
been left in someones shed for a while, complete and solid, haven't checked whether frame and engine numbers are original but they sound about right, 12016 on clock but don't know if it's correct, haven't tried to start it, a nice little project for over the winter which shouldn't cost much to do, V5C .....
MY LIGHTWEIGHT CADET HAS NOT BEEN REBUILT IN ITS 60 YEARS AND IS ALL ORIGINAL WITH ITS SIMPLE VILLIERS 150CC MODEL 30C 3 SPEED ENGINE UNIT AND DUAL SEAT. THIS BIKE HAD LAST MOT 19 YEARS AGO AND HAS COVERED 6 MILES SINCE. THE MILEAGE I AM TOLD IS GENUINE. COMES WITH V5C AND OLD BUFF LOGBOOK AND MAKERS .....
1962 James Flying Cadet
The Flying version with 150cc 15T engine and Blue tank badges rather than the normal red
I have the V5 and ready for transfer ,
Matching numbers on frame and Engine , this is a totally original bike
This bike was stripped down ready for restoration , engine has .....
on offer is another of my projects going so that i can concentrate on one a 1965 james captain sports 200cc model very rare machine all original showing 11,ooo miles beautifull scalloped tank much like the ducati elite in its original paint from 1965 ! will need restoring or recommisioning engine turns .....
Up for grabs is my classic james captain 197cc motorcycle.
in very good condition
tank refurbished inside and out
new tyres and inner tubes fitted
new clutch plates fitted
new gearbox cover fitted
new rear light
selling as i have just purchased another motorcycle .....
Mot July 28th 2018
Dry Stored Many Years
A 150cc James Cadet that has been stored away for many years, It does start and run and has a Mot through until July 2018
The paint work is all in good order and could very well be original, If it has been restored it was many years .....