The Archives

The Archives

Welcome to the archive section of our website - some might refer to this as a "library" hidden away deep in our site....

This page is dedicated to preserving information such as older and current blog post or tech topics that we have discussed or written about.

You can skim all the topics below at your own pace. This page will always be "updating" so please check back periodically.

Also... please remember to "keep quite" in the library...


Blog / Tech Topics


 Blog Title (click on the title for the link) Date Author
Triumph & BSA Crankshaft Bearing Clearance 12-14-2014 Mikyle
1972 Triumph Tiger (650) Full Engine Rebuild 1-25-2015 Malcolm
Useful Tips: Triumph 650 Pushrod Tubes 1969-70 5-2-2015 Mikyle
How To Navigate The Classic British Spares Website 6-12-2015 Mikyle
Tech: Crimping 1/2" O.D. Fuel Line Ferrules With The New Ferrule Crimping Tool 12-25-2015 Mikyle
Pacto Vintage Motorcycle Racing Helmets 1-26-2016 Mikyle
Classic Triumph & BSA Fork Boots With A 10-Year Warranty (97-3635 & 97-1645) 2-21-2016 Mikyle
Triumph & BSA OIF 250's New Connecting Rod By L.F. Harris (70-9911 / 71-3667) 3-25-2016 Malcolm
Up Close: 1970 Triumph Dual Clear Hooter Windtone Horns 4-17-2016 Mikyle
Inside The Genuine Amal MKI Premier Concentric Carburetor 5-9-2016 Mikyle
Product Review: Triumph 650 Twins Primary Cover 1963-1967 57-1727 5-17-2016 Mikyle
Uncovering An Original 1968 Triumph Tiger TR6R Motorcycle 5-30-2016 Mikyle
Classic New Lucas Motorcycle Parts Back In Production 6-16-2016 Mikyle
New Replacement BSA A50 & BSA A65 Valve Springs 1962-1972 8-13-2016 Mikyle
Triumph & BSA 3-Spring Clutch Thrust Washers 8-17-2016 Mikyle
New Production: 1966-1972 USA Made BSA A65 Crankshaft Thrust Washer 8-17-2016 Mikyle
Product Review: ARP Rod Bolt Stretch Gauge 100-9942 8-24-2016 Mikyle
Tech: Replacing A Triumph 5-Speed High Gear & Roller Bearing 8-31-2016 Mikyle
ARP Rod Bolts For Classic BSA & Vintage Triumph Motorcycles 9-11-2016 Mikyle
New BSA Motorcycle T-Shirt's Officially Licensed & Authentic Apparel 10-6-2016 Mikyle
Explained: 1971-1972 Triumph & BSA Conical Hub Brake Lever Differences 10-11-2016 Mikyle
Review: Triumph 650 Twins Camshaft Bushing Line Reamer Tool Kit 10-17-2016 Mikyle
Thread Pitch Gauge Tool - Why You Need It 10-18-2016 Mikyle
Spotting Fake Vintage Triumph, BSA, & Norton Engine Numbers 10-25-2016 Mikyle
Needle Bearing Oil Holes - Is It Necessary? 10-28-2016 Mikyle
New Copper Head Gaskets - Why You Should Always Anneal Them 11-7-2016 Malcolm
The 37th Annual Hansen Dam Ride 2016 Review 11-7-2016 Malcolm
The BSA A65 Oil Pump Journal 1962-1972 11-11-2016 Malcolm
Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sale 2016 11-16-2016 Malcolm
Mason Motors Motorcycle Dealer - Pasadena, California 11-19-2016 Mikyle
Maintaining Your Motorcycle's Drive Chain 12-1-2016 Mikyle
How Classic British Spares Was Founded 12-5-2016 Mikyle
2016 UPS & USPS Holiday Shipping Deadline Schedule 12-7-2016 Mikyle
How To Adjust Valves On A BSA Motorcycle 1-10-2017 Mikyle
Are You Tired Of Paying Too Much? 1-13-2017 Mikyle
What Will Happen To Vintage British Motorcycles? 1-14-2017 Mikyle
Tech: Fixing Overheating Carburetors 1-18-2017 Mikyle
Halcyon Classic Motorcycle Accessories 1-24-2017 Mikyle
What Is Your Favorite Vintage Motorcycle Brand? 1-26-2017 Mikyle
3 Things You Must Need When Owning A Classic British Motorcycle 1-30-2017 Malcolm
How A 1963 BSA Rocket Goldstar Found Me 2-6-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: Increase A65 Model Piston Clearances 2-8-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: BSA A65 Front Mudguard Center Stays 2-10-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: Flywheel Stop Pin Tool 2-17-2017 Mikyle
Craigslist Find: NOS Lucas 18D2 Distributor 2-23-2017 Mikyle
Review: Triumph 650 Folding Footrest Set 1964-70 2-25-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: New Handlebar Ignition Cut-Out Button 2-28-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: Lucas #446 Headlight Bulb Failures 3-4-2017 Mikyle
The Lucas MCH61 Headlight 3-7-2017 Mikyle
Why Triumph & BSA Motorcycle Bearings Are Expensive 3-10-2017 Mikyle
eBay Find: NOS Lucas 1969-70 BSA Complete Headlight 3-14-2017 Mikyle
Now Accepting Amazon Payments 3-17-2017 Mikyle
Coming Soon: Willow Springs Corsa Motoclassica 2017 3-20-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: Oil Pressure Relief Valve 3-24-2017 Mikyle
Debate: Black Face Or Grey Face? 3-27-2017 Mikyle
Avoid: Hipster Tax % 3-29-2017 Mikyle
Website Update: Spring 2017 News 4-2-2017 Mikyle
Service Bulletin: Triumph 650 Crankshaft Oil Feed Seal 4-4-2017 Mikyle