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B-King, Silver or Black finish?

Discussion in 'Bike Reviews, Questions and Suggestions' at netrider.net.au started by pro-pilot, Nov 17, 2007.

  1. Seriously thinking of getting the B King. Only issue is does the silver or black look better?

    You've all seen the black, here is the silver one.




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  2. I like the black better
     
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  3. Depends on which Transformer you want to be -

    Evil - Decepticons - go Black

    Good - Autobots - go Silver

    but seriously, I like the black, but they do show the dust and dirt more than a silver bike does.
     
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  4. As of last Thursday Raceway Suzuki in Niddrie have three (I think) B-Kings on the floor, both colours I think. Give them a call and check if you haven't seen them both in the flesh (metal??).
     
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  5. I can't think of any bike that wouldn't look better in black, and that's doubly so for Bogan-King. All-black makes those ridiculous fake 'intakes' on the sides of the tank stand out a bit less, and that's a GOOD THING. Also, change the pipes while you're at it! :)
     
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  6. Go the black.. And do something with those hideous pipes mate.. :LOL:

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  7. Its a mean looking bike, go the black, man. It was never supposed to look pretty or friendly. And if you go the route later on (which i know you will!) of polishing or chroming the wheels it'll stand out so much more. But hey, i just like tough looking black bikes. :cool:
     
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  8. :LOL: :LOL:
    And I thought Hungry Jacks was now rebadging Suzis - seriously though, where's the "king" in Bandit come from??

    And black's where it's at :cool:

    EDIT - just checked out a Bandit post and thought the bike pic above looked different :oops: They all look the same to me :p

    Still wondering why they'd call a bike B-King :?
     
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  9. :WStupid:
    I also vote Black !
     
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  10. I believe women wear black because it makes them look slim. Following that philosophy....the answer's obvious. Coz that's one fat mamma !

    (Oh, and I agree......get rid of those ridiculous pipes as quick as possible)
     
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  11. Styling issues aside. All bikes look better in black.
     
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  12. For starters, you have too much money.

    That aside, go silver - it's less Ghost Ridery. And change the pipes.
     
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  13. For starters you can never have too much money

    That aside, go black - it's more Ghost Ridery. And change the pipes.
     
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  14. Big fan of silver here, but black looks better.
     
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  15. Ag

    I'd go the silver... The silver helps show off the bits that make the B-King what it is. Like a few others said, black is slimming and that's because it hides stuff. Why would you get a B-King and want to hide any of it?

    Mind you. I haven't seen it in the flesh, just the marketing pics online and they never give you a real idea of what a bike looks like in the harsh light of day
     
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  16. Gotta be the black.
     
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  17. I'll be honest, I really dislike the styling of the B-King. It's just not my cuppa. That being said, I think the black does more justice to the intent of that styling.

    The silver doesn't work, IMO. It's kinda in the same league as a bikie painting his open-face, matt black helmet silver. Just loses the rough, hard-edged appearance a bit.
     
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