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Madasapike
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March 17, 2017 - 7:21 pm
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Hi, I am looking for any information relating to a recently aquired  1963 D1. The frame number is DB2S79763 and the engine number is DDB18226. Any info regarding original reg an dispatch and how close to final production would be great.

Andy

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I'm away at the moment. I will have a look for you when I get home. 

Current bikes......1958 D5, a 75 Honda CD175, a 79 Honda NC50 Express (wife's), a 67 Raleigh Runabout and a 80 Puch Maxi being MOT'd, and a 77 Suzuki GT250 waiting for a full rebuild. I have a 74 Kawasaki KH400 in the queue, along with a 78 Honda CB125S and a 1980 Honda CB400N.  I have also a road legal and running well 1982 Kawasaki Z250.

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DB2s 79763 together with engine DDB 18226 left the factory on the 12th August 1963 and was delivered to Rugg & Son, High Street, Waltham Cross, Hertfordshire. It was originally green.

Current bikes......1958 D5, a 75 Honda CD175, a 79 Honda NC50 Express (wife's), a 67 Raleigh Runabout and a 80 Puch Maxi being MOT'd, and a 77 Suzuki GT250 waiting for a full rebuild. I have a 74 Kawasaki KH400 in the queue, along with a 78 Honda CB125S and a 1980 Honda CB400N.  I have also a road legal and running well 1982 Kawasaki Z250.

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Hi thanks for swift reply. Interesting to find the frame and engine are originals. Amazing that old records still exist.

Andy

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I wonder if it made the long journey north under it's own power?

I'm not a complete idiot ............................................ some parts are missing.

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