Silk Classic Bikes

Year
Bike
Picture
Description
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Silk 700S
Silk 700S
1978
1978 silk 700s
silk 700s 1978
1979
1979 silk 700s
silk 700s 1979
the derby built silk 700s was produced in limited numbers from 1975 until 1979. conceived by former scott apprentice and lifelong enthusiast george silk the machines origins clearly lay in the shipley product. the twin cylinder liquid cooled two-stroke produced approximately 47bhp which combined with the models low weight resulted in brisk performance. the frame was the work of the spondon concern as were the heavyweight forks, endowing it with handling of the highest quality whilst top line ap lockheed brakes ensured that the motorcycle could be retarded effectively