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1948 Simplex Automatic specifications, pictures, reviews and rating
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|Engine and transmission|
|Displacement||130.0 ccm (7.93 cubic inches)|
|Engine type||Single cylinder, two-stroke|
|Power||4.0 HP (2.9 kW)) @ 4000 RPM|
|Bore x stroke||50.8 x 64.3 mm (2.0 x 2.5 inches)|
|Fuel system||Carburettor. Tillottson|
|Fuel control||Overhead Valves (OHV)|
|Ignition||Magneto and dual spark plugs|
|Transmission type||Belt (final drive)|
|Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels|
|Frame type||Duplex loop|
|Front suspension||Short rocker arms and two coil springs|
|Seat||Solo seat with springs|
|Physical measures and capacities|
|Dry weight||61.2 kg (135.0 pounds)|
|Power/weight ratio||0.0653 HP/kg|
|Wheelbase||1194 mm (47.0 inches)|
|Fuel capacity||9.46 litres (2.50 US gallons)|
|Modifications compared to previous model||This year has direct drive with clutch.|
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|Maintenance||Find parts, fluids. filters, maintenance tools and service manuals at Amazon.com.|
|Ask questions||Join the 48 Simplex Automatic discussion group or the general Simplex discussion group.|
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