we never had full trike frame, just bolt on rear end sections. AEE had them early then a different style late with nothing in between for a few years. They were a real hit and miss deal. I'm looking at the ad in the Winter 73 catalog and the bolt on trike sections are in there for HD, Ironhead and Trump 650. Go to the catalogs of 72 and there is nothing. By the way it came with hydraulic disc brakes
WHTWTR posted teh early one from the first catalog (note Boomer in the upper left corner). The later trike section was complete different. They were in the catlogs as late as 75 but by then AEE was toast.
They also had a softail that was in the magazine and the catlog and they built one bike with it but no one from AEE remembers ever seeing another one or selling one. Mostly it was due to once again it was near the end so it never ramped up to production.
If you could find a real live AEE trike kit you would hav eone of the very few.....ever.
Yup that's the later one....no one remembers shipping any of the frames and very few of the trike sections. If you notice it's shows as June 1975 and that is when AEE cratered. A number of parts were thrown out there to try to save the company. We messed with trikes a number of times and sold some sections early on but the market was not very big. Mainly because you could still buy 45 trikes cheap as could be at that point and they got used for the basis of many a build.
while they look cool as can be, the little triumph really did not have the low end torque to handle a trike.
I built one many years ago. It was kind of a novelty. it had a sealed box, and a hot little blonde used it to sell beer at rallies. It was cool, once you got it rollng, but it was really hard on clutches. You really had to slip them to get it going
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