It's been pointed out that I fudged one of the numbers in my little serial
number rant. The mk1 Tigers were B947xxxx.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Theo Smit [SMTP:TSMIT@isotel.com]
> Sent: Tuesday, March 28, 2000 9:14 AM
> To: 'Jonathan Evans'; 'Tiger'
> Subject: RE: Tiger Soft Top Cover Question (soft boot or metal?)
> The Tigers were switched over between the Mk1 and Mk1A, which occurred
> or less in the 1965 model year. The mk1A was not a factory-recognized
> separate 'series' but has been adopted by the Tiger community to
> the earlier (serial # B347xxxx) Tigers from the later B38200xxxx Tigers.
> Mk1 and Mk1A both were equipped with the 260 engine, while the 289 was
> found in the mk2 (B382100xxx).