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reference material about Silk motorcycles. You can find more information about
Silk Motorcycles at www.silk-scott.org. Many thanks to Jon
Hodges for providing the material below.

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SILK
700S
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SILK
700S (1979)
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Scans of
Silk Articles appearing in Yowl Magazines (1969-2009)

keep scrolling – there’s lots
here

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Articles (MS Excel file)

 

LINK (pdf file) TITLE CONTENT AUTHOR
 silk_files/V06N03P009.pdf THE SCOTT THAT IVAN
RIDES!
DESCRIPTION OF FIRST
RACER
D MIDGELOW
 silk_files/V06N03P011.pdf NEW DEVELOPMENTS PARTS BEING OFFERED FOR SCOTT
ENGINES
 
 silk_files/V06N04P009.pdf THE SCOTT THAT IVAN RIDES! PT
2
DESCRIPTION OF FIRST RACER
DEVELOPMENT
G SILK & D
MIDGELOW
 silk_files/V06N04P011.pdf FURTHER SOURCES OF
SUPPLY
SILK ENGINEERING
ADVERT
 
 silk_files/V06N11P003.pdf THE HIGH SPEED
TROPHY
PHOTOGRAPH OF GEORGE RECEIVING
TROPHY FROM HAROLD SCOTT
 
 silk_files/V06N11P012.pdf SILK SECRETS SILK PRODUCTS INCLUDING FRAME
KIT & OIL PUMP
 
 silk_files/V06N12P015.pdf THE SCOTT THAT IVAN RIDES! PT
3
DESCRIPTION OF FIRST RACER
DEVELOPMENT
D MIDGELOW
 silk_files/V06N12P021.pdf THE SILK OIL PUMP DESCRIPTION  
 silk_files/V07N03P010.pdf   BRIEF SILK SCOTT DESCRIPTION –
MENTION OF MANX RACER
D HOWARD
 silk_files/V07N06P018.pdf SILK ENG. CONVERSIONS
ETC
PRICE LIST  
 silk_files/V07N12P002.pdf PHOTOGRAPH SILK SCOTT
(OFFSIDE)
 
 silk_files/V08N01P004.pdf PHOTOGRAPH SILK SCOTT
(NEARSIDE)
 
 silk_files/V08N05P006.pdf THE SILK SPECIAL MANX
ENTRY
DESCRIPTION OF 1972 MANX
PERFORMANCE AND PROBLEMS (PHOTO)
 
 silk_files/V08N05P008.pdf ENTRY OF SILK SPECIAL IN 73
MANX
SPECTATOR’S REPORT ON THE SILK
ENTRY ( PHOTO)
 
 silk_files/V08N05P013.pdf PHOTOGRAPH SILK MANX ENTRY IN PARLIAMENT
SQUARE
 
 silk_files/V08N06P007.pdf LATEST NEWS ON THE FARRAR
SPECIAL
REPORT ON USE OF SILK
COMPONENTS IN SPECIAL
J B FARRAR
 silk_files/V08N06P010.pdf PEAKE PRINTS DRAWING OF SILK
SCOTT
W PEAKE
 silk_files/V08N09P018.pdf THE 1972 MANX GRAND
PRIX
OVERVIEW OF THE SILK SPECIAL
PERFORMANCE BY GEO SILK SNR.
G SILK SNR
 silk_files/V09N07P018.pdf THE SILK 700 INTRODUCTION TO THE FIRST SILK
(PHOTO)
 
 silk_files/V09N10P016.pdf THE SILK 700 SPECIFICATIONS  
 silk_files/V09N12P014.pdf PHOTOGRAPH JOHN HOBLEY ON SILK ON THE
BURNSALL RUN ’76
 
 silk_files/V10N04P061.pdf THE SILK COMPARED WITH SPRINT
SPECIAL
TITCH ALLEN’S
ASSESSMENT
C E ALLEN
 silk_files/V10N05P095.pdf BRITISH BIKES & AVON TYRES
IN GOVT FILM
SILKS IN AVON ROADRUNNER FILM
BY CENTRAL OFFICE OF INFO.
 
 silk_files/V12N05P106.pdf FITTING AN
AIR-CLEANER
AIR-CLEANER FITTED TO SILK
SCOTT (PHOTOS)
R ELLAM
 silk_files/V12N11P248.pdf A SILK SCOTT IN
KENYA
OWNER’S EXPERIENCE
R A ELLAM
 silk_files/V14N04P076.pdf SILK SPARES PROPRIETRY PARTS FOR SILK
SCOTTS
P BARRENGER
 silk_files/V17N05P176.pdf LETTERS AMAL MK2 CONCENTRIC
WARNING
C WINDSOR
 silk_files/V17N09P340.pdf AN UNTECHNICAL
YOWL
ONE MAN’S SILK
SCOTT
G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V17N11P445.pdf MORE ON THE SILK
SCOTT
OVERVIEW G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V18N04P156.pdf SILK SCOTT
PROGRESS
AS TITLE G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V18N08P329.pdf SILK SCOTT
POSTSCRIPT
MODS DONE G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V19N05P208.pdf THE 23RD SILK SCOTT PT
1
TALE OF REFURBISHMENT
(PHOTO)
G RUMBLE
 silk_files/V19N06P242.pdf SILK SCOTT
NUMBERING
QUERY F SACKSTEDER
 silk_files/V19N09P381.pdf LOOKING FOR THE
VALLIUM
TALE OF WOE G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V19N10P400.pdf THE 23RD SILK SCOTT PT
2
CONTINUATION
(PHOTOS)
G RUMBLE
 silk_files/V20N02P053.pdf PHOTOGRAPH G RUMBLE’S SILK
SCOTT
 
 silk_files/V20N02P068.pdf THE 23RD SILK SCOTT
PT3
CONTINUATION
(PHOTOS)
G RUMBLE
 silk_files/V20N07P298.pdf SILK SCOTT COMMENT ON G RUMBLE’S
ARTICLES
G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V21N05P178.pdf THIS AND THAT SILK 250cc SINGLE AT BARBON
HILLCLIMB (PHOTOS)
A FOGG
 silk_files/V21N06P226.pdf THE 23RD SILK SCOTT
PT4
CONTINUATION
(DRAWING)
G RUMBLE
 silk_files/V21N07P268.pdf FLYING THE FLAG SILKS AT STAFFORD
(PHOTOS)
V WARD
 silk_files/V21N09P340.pdf THIS AND THAT SILK 500cc SINGLE
PHOTO
 
 silk_files/V21N10P393.pdf PHOTOGRAPH SILKS AT STANFORD
HALL
 
 silk_files/V21N11P414.pdf SCOTT – ENGINED SILK
FEATURE
INTRODUCTION BY EDITOR (
PHOTOS)
G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V21N11P414B.pdf THE SILK SCOTT MOTORCYCLE SPORT ARTICLE –
SEPT. 1972 (INC. TECHNICAL DATA)
C E ALLEN
 silk_files/V21N11P416.pdf PHOTOGRAPHS PHOTOS RELEVANT TO
FEATURE
 
 silk_files/V21N11P420.pdf ROY LAMBERT’S SILK
SCOTT
DESCRIPTION  
 silk_files/V21N11P421.pdf BRUM ALTERNATOR
CHATTER
MODIFIED DRIVE (PART OF 23rd
SILK SCOTT SERIES)
G RUMBLE
 silk_files/V21N12P440.pdf FEEDBACK ON SILK
SCOTTS
AS TITLE (PHOTO) G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V22N01P024.pdf THIS AND THAT PERSONAL EXPERIENCE OF A SILK
(PHOTO)
A FOGG
 silk_files/V22N02P046.pdf SILK SCOTT – FINAL
GLITCHES
PROBLEM SOLVING G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V22N02P056.pdf PHOTOGRAPH G RUMBLE’S SILK
SCOTT
 
 silk_files/V22N04P128.pdf SILK LIST (LETTER) CALL FOR GROUP D CAMERON
 silk_files/V22N05P167.pdf FITTING SILK
PISTONS
SOME TECH INFO BUT MAINLY
FITTING TO SCOTT ENGINES
R MOSS
 silk_files/V22N08P298.pdf SILK SCOTT
TRAVAILS
PROBLEM SOLVING G BUCKNALL
 silk_files/V23N03P087.pdf SILK 700S + CENTRE PAGE
PHOTOGRAPH
USEFUL OWNER
EXPERIENCE
D CAMERON
 silk_files/V24N07P283.pdf SILK SCOTT PROJECT PROPOSED REBUILD R MOSS
 silk_files/V25N08P310.pdf ON THE BENCH SILK KICKSTART REPAIRS
(PHOTO)
E SHERMER
 silk_files/V25N10P416.pdf ON THE BENCH SILK CHAIN TENSIONER MOD
(PHOTO)
E SHERMER
 silk_files/V25N12P498.pdf WELCOME BACK GEORGE
SILK
POTTED HISTORY R MOSS
 silk_files/V26N05P171.pdf SILK CLUTCH MOD TO FIT TRIUMPH FRICTION
PLATES
C WORRALL

 

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