• Welcome to the forum website of the Vincent H.R.D. Owners Club.

    Should you have any questions relating to the Vincent H.R.D. Owners Club, or Vincent H.R.D. motorcycles in general, please contact Graham Smith, Online Forum Webmaster by calling 07977 001 025 or please CLICK HERE.

    You are unrecognised, and therefore, only have VERY restricted access to the many features of this forum website.

    If you have previously registered to use this forum website, you should log in now. CLICK HERE.

    If you have never registered to use this forum website before, please CLICK HERE.

Comet clutch

vincentbob

Forum Website User
Non-VOC Member
I have a 1953 Comet engine and gearbox that I am going to build into a one off special, there is a fair amount of work required on the engine, and I need to keep costs to a minimum. I need to replace the entire Burman clutch and have been unable to find the original parts necessary, I therefore would like to use a modern replacement such as Honda. I believe this has been done before and need to find out which clutch has been used?.
I have managed to find a new Burman sprocket which I plan to rivet onto a suitable modern basket, with modifications to the inner to suit the Burman input shaft.

Any advice would be very welcome.
 

Comet Rider

Well Known and Active Forum Website User
VOC Member
Comet clutches

You are far better off giving some money to Colin Jenner at Conway's and get his complete kit. All he needs is the chainwheel from the back of the Burman clutch.

Neil

I think he uses a Honda CJ360 as the basis for the kit:D
 
Warning! This thread is more than 15yrs ago old.
It's likely that no further discussion is required, in which case we recommend starting a new thread. If however you feel your response is required you can still do so.

Photos from the 2022 North American Rally

Photos from the 2022 Annual Rally

Photos from the 2022 French Rally


Top