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Manufacturer

Bennett and Barkell Ltd., Castlereagh St. Sydney, NSW (~1910-~18)



Models
 
Model Year Details
? ~1910-~18 JAP engined, including 4H.P. (500cc), 6H.P. (770cc) and 8H.P. (1000cc) machines. Two piece tubular frame with engine as a stressed member. Used Druid forks and had large diameter (26 inch) wheels. Notable for a unique suspension system coupling the seat to the footboards (from ~1916).


Information

Good article in the Federal Publishing special edition "Classic Motorcycles".
See "A-Z of Australian-Made Motorcycles".



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