AJS Model 8

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The AJS Model 8 350 is a single cylinder, four-stroke sport motorcycle produced between 1960 and 1963. Claimed horsepower was 20.52 HP (15.3 KW) @ 6250 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 72.0mm bore x 82.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 348.0 cubic centimeters. The engine features a 7.5:1 [[compression ratio]].

Drive[edit]

The final drive was via chain. Power was moderated via the wet multi plate.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 3.25-18 front tire and a 3.25-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic while the rear was equipped with a swingarm-two shocks. The Model 8 350 is fitted with a 3.3 Gallon (12.50 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighs just 337.31 pounds (153.0 Kg). The wheelbase is 52.95 inches (1345 mm) long.

AJS Model 8
Manufacturer
AJS
Also called Model 8350, Model 8 350
Production 1960 - 1963
Class Classic
Engine
single cylinder, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 72.0mm x 82.5mm
Compression ratio 6.9:1
Horsepower 20.52 HP (15.3 KW) @ 6250RPM
Battery 7.5:1
Transmission Gear box: 4-speed, manual

Final Drive: chain

Clutch: wet multiplate
Suspension Front: telescopic
Rear: swingarm-two shocks
Brakes Front: expanding brake (drum brake)
Rear: expanding brake (drum brake)
Front Tire 3.25-18
Rear Tire 3.25-18
Wheelbase 52.95 inches (1345 mm)
Seat Height 29.13 inches (740 mm)
Weight 337.31 pounds (153.0 Kg) (dry), 154.0 kg (wet)
Fuel Capacity 3.3 Gallon (12.50 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual


The AJS Model 8350 was a single cylinder, four-stroke Classic motorcycle produced by AJS between 1960 and 1963. Claimed horsepower was 20.52 HP (15.3 KW) @ 6250 RPM.

Engine[edit]

The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 72.0mm bore x 82.5mm stroke result in a displacement of just 348.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit]

The bike has a 4-speed, manual transmission. Power was moderated via the wet multiplate.

Chassis[edit]

It came with a 3.25-18 front tire and a 3.25-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via expanding brake (drum brake) in the front and a expanding brake (drum brake) in the rear. The front suspension was a telescopic while the rear was equiped with a swingarm-two shocks. The Model 8350 was fitted with a 3.3 Gallon (12.50 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 337.31 pounds (153.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 52.95 inches (1345 mm) long.

1960 - 1962 AJS Model 8 350[edit]

1960 - 1962 AJS Model 8 350

The 1960 AJS Model 8 350 has, at its heart, an air-cooled, four-stroke, 347cc, single cylinder powerplant mated to a four-speed manual transmission, and can produce a claimed 21 horsepower at 6250 rpm. It also boasts standard features such as laced wheels, full fenders, a dual seat, a single, chromed exhaust system, a large headlight, a cartridge fork as a front suspension coupled to dual rear shocks, a drum braking system, a 12-liter (3.3-gallon) fuel tank, and mid-mounted foot pegs.