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    Helmet Paint

    I have a 2014 mineral color K1600GTL and am looking to acquire two matching helmets. The BMW dealer does not sell matching spray paint.
    Any suggestions. Who does customs?

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    http://www.colorrite.com/ if you want to do it or any good body shop that has the equipment to color match, probably about $100 per helmet.

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    We use a company called Gibson&Barnes, to paint our flight helmets. Located in El Cajon ca.
    Very high quality work
    FYI they paint the helmets for both the Thunderbirds and Blue Angeles

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    Matching paint.

    Is this your main problem with K1600 bikes?
    Really?
    If so, get yourself a Goldwing, with two antennas, white snickers, blue jeans and squashed stuffed animals in the top case - problem solved.
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    I got no dog in this fight, but

    Quote Originally Posted by GregoryT View Post
    Is this your main problem with K1600 bikes?
    Really?
    If so, get yourself a Goldwing, with two antennas, white snickers, blue jeans and squashed stuffed animals in the top case - problem solved.
    Sounds to me that he likes his K1600 so much he wants everything to match. Couple of reasonable answers. I am assuming your reply was in jest! Now if you can get the stuffed bear in color matched leathers.............
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    most manufacturers warn against painting their lids, least your noodle be squashed like one of Gallagher's watermelons
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