1972 Norton 750 Combat Commando

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This 1972 Norton Combat Commando was acquired by the seller five years ago in stock condition from the son of the original owner. Dave Katz of Classic Bike Experience in Vermont was then commissioned to build it into a road-going tribute to Norton production racers. Work was completed two years ago and included the installation of authentic Dunstall body work. Powered by a 745cc parallel-twin coupled to a 4-speed gearbox, the bike was refurbished with an emphasis on preservation and reliability. Systems were renewed or rebuilt over a period of one year as detailed below, with the goal of creating a reliable weekend rider. Now showing 13,300 miles, this Norton is offered with all build receipts as well as a clean Vermont transferable registration. The wheels were re-laced with stainless steel spokes during the refresh, and new tires were also installed. The seller notes that the paint shows some age-related scratches and fading as well as a few stress cracks in the fiberglass bodywork. Turn signals and bar end mirrors were added for safety. All new wiring harnesses were fitted, while the forks and brakes were rebuilt. The 13,300 indicated miles are believed accurate by the seller. An aftermarket Alton electric start was fitted, though the original kick starter was also retained. All gaskets and seals were renewed, and bearings checked and replaced wherever needed. New shocks and suspension bushings were also installed along with NOS Amal carbs and Norton peashooter pipes. The build was completed two years ago by Classic Bike Experience in Vermont and is described as a renovation rather than a restoration, as the primary objective was reliability. All receipts related to the work performed are included in the sale. A short video can be seen below and shows a walk-around as well as the bike starting. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZOY-Q54gtY&feature=em-upload_owner

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