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#1 Oktay

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 04:39 AM

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i wanted to renew the color of my bike

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White:

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#2 Blind Squirrel

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 04:45 AM

:o I have always wondered what one would look like in white. I like it! :clapping:

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 04:58 AM

:o I have always wondered what one would look like in white. I like it! :clapping:


+1 IF I had the $... I would have your white- and 3 tone it with silver/black!

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 04:59 AM

I like it as well. (You should paint the side cases red and tie a string to the front for halloween.... nothing like riding a tampon for the holiday)
Is it on the table? If not, lay it out there.

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:31 AM

Netherlands po-po...

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:34 AM

Now you add the white leathers, and white helmet...and you gotcher self sumpin there. :clapping:

Very nice.

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:39 AM

I like it...

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:44 AM

I Like it!
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:45 AM

I'm waiting for herfjr to find this thread! This is the color she has been waiting for Yamaha to provide.

I like the color(?) but it needs some contrast or something to breakup the snowfield.
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:55 AM

I like it i'm a big fan of white. I have a big white Dodge truck.

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 05:57 AM

Looks like one of them storm troopers from Star Wars.....
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 06:02 AM

Your going to cause some "rolling road blocks" with your new color, the cagers in front of you are going think you are the Police and slow down below the speed limit and start making un-planed right hand turns to get you off thier ass! :yahoo:
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 06:53 AM

Haha...That bike looks cool. Nice job.

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 07:13 AM

I like the color(?) but it needs some contrast or something to breakup the snowfield.


Same here. The white is very nice, but needs some decorations to set it off.
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 07:21 AM

+3. Paint the tank molding something different - silver to match the wheels and exhaust perhaps would look great I think.

Then if you like it do the same to the grab handle/rack in the back.
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 08:26 AM

I always wanted pearl white with a candy blue undercoat but I'm to lazy and cheap to take it apart and put it together without scratching it. If I did paint it ,Wheatie would probably make me tip it over again anyway :o :P
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 08:47 AM

.... If I did paint it ,Wheatie would probably make me tip it over again anyway :o :P


Hey, atleast you didn't lose much gas off yer aux tank I hope.:)

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Posted 20 October 2011 - 08:48 AM

Wow....I kept looking for someone to do this. Now I want mine done that way too!!!
What about decals?

EDIT: This would go GREAT with my little white boots!
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 08:54 AM

I'm waiting for herfjr to find this thread! This is the color she has been waiting for Yamaha to provide.I like the color(?) but it needs some contrast or something to breakup the snowfield.


LOL......
I didn't see this....I got so excited I skipped right down to the bottom to post my approval.
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Posted 20 October 2011 - 01:54 PM

I guess no accounting for taste, YUCH. White and black are my least favorite colors. :P
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