Reading Standard R-S: history, specs, pictures

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Reading Standard R-S
Production 1913 - 1921
v2, four-stroke
Fuel System carburetor. schebler
Transmission Final Drive: chain
Clutch: single speed
Suspension Front: leading link
Rear: rigid
Weight 352.08 pounds (159.7 Kg) (dry),
Manuals Service Manual

The Reading Standard R-S was a v2, four-stroke standard produced by Reading Standard between 1913 and 1921.

Engine[edit | edit source]

Fuel was supplied via a sidevalves.

Drive[edit | edit source]

Power was moderated via the single speed.

Chassis[edit | edit source]

The front suspension was a leading link while the rear was equipped with a rigid. The bike weighed just 352.08 pounds (159.7 Kg).