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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #100 on: March 17, 2015, 12:17:31 PM »

....snip...  Maybe a trial batch for Rockfords, who would have specified the colours and numbers they wanted. ....snip....

 

That sounds about right Brian, it's as good a theory as any I could come up with!

All I know, is that after several years of trying to document an actual example, I've only gotten 1 testimonial from a BS Facebook member of two bikes he saw back in the day and a possible sighting on a vintage postcard. It's been like trying to find the Lost Dutchman's Gold Mine or worse yet, a green Easter egg in the Amazon! ;D

Oh well, I'm having fun and it keeps me entertained.
« Last Edit: March 17, 2015, 12:25:46 PM by moonpup »
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #101 on: March 18, 2015, 09:24:50 AM »
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Oh well, I'm having fun and it keeps me entertained.
   Mike, That's what it's all about, Good hunting,   Brian.
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #102 on: May 26, 2015, 11:13:38 PM »
When pictures are added to listings in the classifieds and they are too large, the result alters the colors and can be disappointing.

Not the case with Steve S's beautiful GTR he recently listed..... I kinda like the result!   ;D
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #103 on: May 27, 2015, 11:38:35 AM »
if it were only so!  ::)
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #104 on: May 27, 2015, 12:09:39 PM »
Nice Job DM, it almost portrays an optical illusion of days gone by.  ;D

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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #105 on: June 11, 2019, 03:34:48 PM »
If there ever was a 1971 Sequoia green GTR.... it might've looked like this.
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #106 on: June 11, 2019, 05:35:51 PM »
Yes, it might have. Looks great, thanks for posting it Pup.  Jeff Bar

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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #107 on: June 30, 2019, 01:04:40 PM »
Might have to get me a set of these grips if I ever find Sequoia.... hahaha

http://yahoo.aleado.com/lot?auctionID=x580392561
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #108 on: July 01, 2019, 05:44:12 AM »
            Buy them, get them framed and hang them on the wall. Might be the closest you ever get to a sequoia. You'd kick yourself if you missed these and then found the elusive beast   >:( :o
            On the other hand they may be for a BS cycle not a motorcycle but who's going to know.
        Go for it, you know you want to.................. banana
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Re: Sequoia... Bridgestone's Very Own Bigfoot
« Reply #109 on: July 01, 2019, 09:08:21 AM »
Them's some mighty strong words of advice that I just might have to take you up on!  ;D ;D ;D
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