Getting damp

It’s been said before, but it is a constant fascination of mine how modern technology is continually being applied to the classic machinery that we so love, and in the process making it even better than it was when it first left the factory.

A case in point are these Andre steering dampers, as fitted to Norton Internationals and Manxes from the early Thirties right through to the Fifties.

Supplied by Kingpin Components, and made using the latest CAD/CAM techniques, these dampers are very accurate, well-made reproductions of the originals, which have been virtually unobtainable for many years.

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To purchase one of these – and to see Kingpin Components’ increasing range of products – go to or call Andy on 07734 920457.

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