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1968 Triumph Trophy Bobber

Dan from Ingram, Texas, United States, made available these pictures of his 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber.

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan.

1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber

This Bobber has a bolt-on hard tail that has been welded on and flared into the front half of the frame. The frame was then powder coated gloss black.

Triumph Bobber Rebuild Specifics

Dan listed the following specifics for his Triumph Bobber Rebuild:

• New rocker boxes with new rocker shafts and pin;

• Rebuilt head with new valves and guides;

• New pistons +.20 with cylinders honed to match;

• New cam shafts. Mega cycle brand, next step over stock;

• Transmission completely gone through;

• New clutch basket and Barnett clutch plates;

• New round custom oil tank;

• New handle bars;

• New GMA brake master cylinder for front brake;

• Rebuilt, very rare ARD magneto;

• New forward controls;

• Jockey shift.

Photo of a 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber with hardtail frame.

1968 Triumph 650 Engine

Photo of a 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber with hardtail frame. The 650cc engine was rebuilt by RPM in Irving TX.

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan.

Photo of a 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber with hardtail frame.

1968 Triumph Bobber Front End

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan. This Bobber was fitted with new 39 MM Harley forks with new 21" front rim and tire, floating rotor with rebuilt Harley caliper, and Timken wheel bearings.

Photo of a 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber with hardtail frame.

1968 Triumph Bobber Gas Tank

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan.

Triumph Bobber Rear End

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan. That's a new 16"x3" Harley rim laced to a chrome Triumph rear hub. During the build new rear wheel bearings and seals were fitted along with new rear brakes and a chromed brake plate.

Photo of a 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber with hardtail frame. A Bobber's Tale... Maximum rubber!


(March 2010)



Actually, this 1968 Triumph Trophy 650 Custom Bobber is currently for sale.

For more information:

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Or you can also contact Mary Jane at

Ranchers ATV & Tractor
3201 Junction Hwy.
Ingram, TX 78025
USA

Email: " ranchers at hctc dot net "
Phone: (830) 367-3201

Image of 1968 Triumph Trophy Custom Bobber by Dan.





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