Pope Model L: history, specs, pictures

From CycleChaos
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Pope Model L
Production 1914 - 1920
v2, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 85.0mm x 89.0mm
Top Speed 65 mph (105 km/h)
Fuel System carburetor
Ignition magneto bosch
Transmission Gear box: 3-speed
Final Drive: chain
Suspension Front: leaf spring
Rear: coil springs
Front Tire 3-28
Rear Tire 3-28
Wheelbase 56.26 inches (1429 mm)
Manuals Service Manual

The Pope Model L was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Pope between 1914 and 1920. It could reach a top speed of 65 mph (105 km/h).

Engine[edit | edit source]

A 85.0mm bore x 89.0mm stroke result in a displacement of just 998.0 cubic centimeters.

Drive[edit | edit source]

The bike has a 3-speed transmission.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

It came with a 3-28 front tire and a 3-28 rear tire. The front suspension was a leaf spring while the rear was equipped with a coil springs. The wheelbase was 56.26 inches (1429 mm) long.