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Old 11-16-2012, 06:16 AM   #17161
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A whole lot of cool stuff..

I was looking to see if they had the Neon Valkyrie sign..
But I didn't see any
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Old 11-16-2012, 07:51 AM   #17162
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Me too, but he's got a '72 Bonneville mustard gold just like mine and the paint looks really good, hmmm
Some better photos here, lot #46:
http://issuu.com/ballauction/docs/sk...olor=%23222222

Click on the lot photo to enlarge. It looks very clean.

Notice the sun damage from sitting in that window to lot #45. But red is more prone to that kind of fading.
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:09 AM   #17163
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yep zooming in it does look clean for 40yr old bike and very original, VIN says its a Jan '72 build...built during the holiday hangover...but they take phone-in bids too...
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:39 AM   #17164
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Alright, I need your opinions. I'm looking at getting another modular helmet to replace my old Veemar Jiano which is starting to fall to pieces. Here are the two that I'm primarily looking at:

1) Shoei Neotec, and 2) Nolan N104.

Anyone have any experience with either of these helmets? I'm also open to suggestions of other models to look at. My big criterias are: 1) NOISE, 2) water proof, 3) weight, 4) fogging, 5) ability to use a pin-lock visor (if fogging is an issue), etc...

Thanks all.
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Old 11-16-2012, 08:54 AM   #17165
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Some better photos here, lot #46:
http://issuu.com/ballauction/docs/sk...olor=%23222222

Click on the lot photo to enlarge. It looks very clean.

Notice the sun damage from sitting in that window to lot #45. But red is more prone to that kind of fading.
NO fucking way I would get out of that auction with my marriage intact. SO MANY great bikes.... Probably the only new crated CX500turbo in the entire world. MT250 with a title.... DAMN>..
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:28 AM   #17166
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:28 AM   #17167
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:14 AM   #17168
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I got permission to go..............I did NOT get permission to buy
To go and not buy is kinda like going to a strip club or the Mustang Ranch and not uh....
having a go.




Not gonna sleep well tonight .... scary clowns.... Thanks a pantload Garrett.
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:24 AM   #17169
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Alright, I need your opinions. I'm looking at getting another modular helmet to replace my old Veemar Jiano which is starting to fall to pieces. Here are the two that I'm primarily looking at:

1) Shoei Neotec, and 2) Nolan N104.

Anyone have any experience with either of these helmets? I'm also open to suggestions of other models to look at. My big criterias are: 1) NOISE, 2) water proof, 3) weight, 4) fogging, 5) ability to use a pin-lock visor (if fogging is an issue), etc...

Thanks all.
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From what I've read.....

Add the Schuberth to that list. It costs a bit more than the Shoei (my choice), but is said to be well worth it.

I have/had two different magazines that did comparison tests of modular helmets in the past year and the two you list, along with the Schuberth, were right at the top.
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Old 11-16-2012, 11:27 AM   #17170
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After my accident i will buy no helmet that is not a Shuberth. Meets all of your criteria.
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Old 11-16-2012, 01:14 PM   #17171
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Well I just sent my mom off on her new to her bike, first time she has been on one in about thirty years. I hope I can burn her smile into my permenant memories Now I have some one other than you ff's to ride with.
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Old 11-16-2012, 01:27 PM   #17172
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That's great GC !!!! Way to go Mom !!!!!!
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:31 PM   #17173
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Well I just sent my mom off on her new to her bike, first time she has been on one in about thirty years. I hope I can burn her smile into my permenant memories Now I have some one other than you ff's to ride with.
SO COOL! Congrats for MOM!!!!!!
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:33 PM   #17174
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Is she coming to Laurel Fork?
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Old 11-16-2012, 02:38 PM   #17175
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Yeah Steve - bring her to Laurel Fork - so she can see goosecreek's "dark side" !

Serious congratulations my friend. I learned to ride on one of my moms bikes but never had the chasnce to ride with her.
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