On ‘You need…’ page 16/17 in issue 52, Cecil Pearson says he doesn’t know what the hub fitted to his JAP is, only that it was available and looks right.
I can confirm it is a front hub from one of the Sprite models Frank Hipkin built in the Sixties and Seventies, so is a ‘period’ part.
I’ve attached some images from the Sprite website we run to keep the memory of these machines alive.
Thanks Stephen, the Sprite and American Eagle Facebook page is easy to find for those who do this social media thing… Tim.
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