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My Headlight came today!
« on: June 21, 2012, 02:57:30 PM »
Just got my super rare headlight shell in today and I'm as excited as anybody could be. This is my bling! ;D

Shown also is the tach and speedo I aquired along with the new carb covers and side cover. Yeah, moonpup, I know it's a GTO cover. It's hard to find this stuff and even harder to get a bid in. That's Frankenfurter in the photo. Look close and you can see an upside down R on his side for "Rusty" and a couple more behind that. His right leg was almost ripped off. Anyway, I had to stick all these parts on to check the fit. I know I'm slow but this bike will run again. Gotta finish my shop so I can work on it.
« Last Edit: June 21, 2012, 03:17:17 PM by Bikenstein »
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #2 on: June 21, 2012, 03:21:26 PM »
Yep. It's the only one I've see become available since I got my bike. Tickled Pink ;D Thanks
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #3 on: June 26, 2012, 01:00:26 AM »
"Yeah, moonpup, I know it's a GTO cover."

Dave.... if you're referring to the gold cover in the last picture, that is NOT a GTO cover.  It's actually a cover from one of the 1971 GTR's that were gold.
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #4 on: June 26, 2012, 08:41:25 AM »
Thanks, that makes it more original? :)
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #5 on: June 26, 2012, 08:59:09 AM »
Thanks, that makes it more original? :)

Since it's not the one that came with the bike when new, I wouldn't call it "original".  However, it is "correct" for the GTR and will be even more correct when you paint it the right color and get rid of the decal!  ;D
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #6 on: June 26, 2012, 11:51:27 AM »
I said "more" original. I think the yellow gives it character :)
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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #7 on: June 27, 2012, 12:44:26 AM »
I've raised many a Dachshund and I can tell you they live the longest and most problem free lives when they are kept skinny as whips. The last one I had by the name of Tobias was just muscle and bone and lived 18 years. Cut back on that little Zeppelin's feed! Yes, I know they are hoovers of epic proportions!
Strangest damned little hounds, most people laugh when you tell them they are superb hunters and trackers. They can find a deer in the densest of forest and can move in the brush where other dogs get hung up. I own Heelers now, they're a whole different story. But I still like weeener dogs.

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Re: My Headlight came today!
« Reply #8 on: June 27, 2012, 08:09:15 AM »
Are you lookin at my weener? I think the neighbor is still feedin my dogs. I only give them a cup a day of healthy weight dog food. Either that or he's eatin a lot of bugs and small game.
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