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Begin of the Production 1956
End of the Production 1960
Numbers Produced 30236
Price 2.150,- DM
Internal Designation 226/1
Motor Type four-stroke single-cylinder vertical
Bore x Stroke 68 x 68 mm
Displacement 247 ccm
Max Power 15 hp at 6400 rpm
Compression Ratio 7.5 : 1
Valves ohv
Carburetion System 1 x Bing carburettor type 1/26/46
Engine Lubricating System forced-feed lubrication
Oil Pump gear pump
Power transmission
Clutch single-plate, dry
Number of Gears 4
Shifting foot switching
Gearbox Ratios 5.33 / 3.02 / 2.04 / 1.54
Rear Wheel Ratio 1 : 4.16 (with sidecar 1 : 5.2)
Bevel / Crownwheel 6 / 25 teeth (with sidecar 5:26)
Electrical system
Ignition System battery ignition
Generator Noris ZLZ 60/6/1600 1/L
Spark Plugs Bosch W 240 T1
Designation 226/1
Frame steel twin-loop frame, welded
Front Wheel Suspension long swing arm with suspension units and oil-pressure dampers
Rear Wheel Suspension long swing arm with suspension units and oil-pressure dampers
Wheel Rims 2.15B x 18 deep-bed rims
Tyres front 3.25 x 18
Tyres rear 3.25 x 18
Brakes front drum brake Ø 160 mm, full width
Brakes rear drum brake Ø 160 mm, full width
Dimensions / Weights
Length x Width x Height 2090 x 660 x 975 mm
Wheel Base 975 mm
Fuel Tank Capacity 15 l
Unladen Weight, Full Tank 158 kg
PermittedWeight Limit 325 kg (with original sidecar 480 kg )
Clearance 105 mm
Idle/Riding Noise 77/81 phon, from 22/5/1957: 75/78 phon, from 22/12/1958: 81/82 phon
Fuel Consumption approx. 3,3 l/100 km
Oil Consumption approx. 0,5 - 1 l/1000 km
Top Speed 128 kph (with original sidecar 90 kph)
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