Come along and see some nice Triples and this time we have a dirt section, one of our members has decided to build a T150 Wasp outfit to enter in the Tuareg rally, He is ably (i use the term loosely) assisted by some other loons (see TR3OC facebook page for more details)
If you would like to view or purchase pics of your track antics, please click on the link here
Volunteers wanted to help run the show
Here is a chance to get some old prints that were done many years ago
Anyone looking for some certain parts for your rebuild or have items to sell, feel free to come along to the Cogenhoe swap meet on the 23 rd Feb. please see events section for more details.
Please follow link below for more details
Unfortunately Phil has been unable to find a manufacturing source for replacement primary chains . due to minimum order levels
However he is persuing other avenues, we will keep you updated if there are any changes
Well triplers Mick Duckworh has written a new book about the experimental dept in triumph between 1962 – 1975. which was led by the legendary Doug Hele
If it is anything like his book Triumph and Bsa Triples it will be a compelling read.
It can be purchased from Norman Hydes
further details here https://normanhyde.co.uk/news/?p=266
Trident & Rocket Three Owners Club AGM
Sunday 17th November 2013, at Marston Farm Hotel.
The AGM will be held on the same weekend as the Classic Bike Show at the NEC where the club will be exhibiting. It will
follow the same format as last year. There will be a pre AGM meal on the Saturday evening in the hotel restaurant scheduled for 8:00pm with suggested arrival time around 6:30pm. This is a set 3 course meal at £26.50 each (please advise if a vegetarian option is required). If you would like to participate please email Kim Spencer at email@example.com so that he can let the hotel know the numbers required.
If you wish you can book rooms for Saturday night at the following rates:
Single rooms are £56.50 and double rooms are £73.50, the price includes a full English breakfast.
When booking, please let the hotel know you are with the TR3OC.
The Marston Farm Hotel is a restored 17th century farmhouse in a rural setting close to the M42 about 10 miles from the NEC and the address is:
Marston Farm Hotel,
Bodymoor Heath, Sutton Coldfield, Warwickshire, B76 9JD.
Phone: 01827 872133.
The AGM itself will start at 12:00 midday on Sunday. Refreshments will be available before the meeting starts and there will be a sandwich lunch served after the meeting.
More sad news i am afraid, Ron Barrett passed away on the 17th Sept, he will be sorely missed by the club. our sympathies go out to his family.
The Funeral is at Sutton Coldfield Crematoriam 9-30 friday 27th of September.
“Proposed trip to Classic TT
Looking to see if any interest in travelling to Isle of Man for Classic TT visit as a group
Visit would include Accommodation, Ferry costs etc
So anyone interested contact me at BigbossMonty1@ntlworld.com
Express what you would like and I will see if I can organize a Trip if interested.
A schedule of trips out would be available for the group but solely up to each member of the party
If they want to follow it.”
well done Richard on a terrific 2nd place
Come on peoplle where are all these lovingly crafted triples. the Stafford show is looming large and we still need more of your triples so we can enter the show.
Dave Bloor our Chairman is running the TR3OC Stand at the October (19th & 20th) Stafford classic show. we require a minimum of 6 bikes to be able to enter the show.
So if you have a flat tracker, low rider, chopped or unusual triple that you would like to see on display look no further
please reply to dave via email firstname.lastname@example.org
More bad news i am afraid.
please see message from Richard Darby below