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Old November 18th, 2018, 06:20 AM   #1
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Size 7 NOS speed going for now Days?
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Old November 18th, 2018, 07:16 AM   #2
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Boen has become nothing but a piece of wall art/nostalgia.
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Old November 18th, 2018, 08:18 AM   #3
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Wash your mouth out.

Still the best plate around for speed....
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Old November 18th, 2018, 12:12 PM   #4
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Still more $$$$ than new plates.
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Old November 18th, 2018, 12:25 PM   #5
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Wash your mouth out.

Still the best plate around for speed....
Nope, sure isn't. This isn't me speaking of arius plates either. I know several people who will disagree with you sir, and they have skated boens.
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Old November 18th, 2018, 07:48 PM   #6
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Lol.
Your funny.
I bet they are all Americans who skate skateboards and use stoppers.
Proline and Ultimates are all better if you put Boen trucks on them.
Your probably right though Mort.
Only the Italians, koreans and Australians that love Boens.
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Old November 18th, 2018, 08:40 PM   #7
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Lol.
Your funny.
I bet they are all Americans who skate skateboards and use stoppers.
Proline and Ultimates are all better if you put Boen trucks on them.
Your probably right though Mort.
Only the Italians, koreans and Australians that love Boens.
Not American made. Not Americans who skate on them, save maybe 1? Ask Hebegb. ^.^ its his plates I am speaking of. Everyone that compares them to boens now look at them as near insignificant.

Boen= over rated.
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Old November 18th, 2018, 10:13 PM   #8
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I have skated Hebes skates.
Great for his big wheel.
My opinion of them is they skate like a boen.
Nice. But still not as good.
Only thing wrong with a boen is its ground clearance.
Were Hebes is built for clearance.
I dare say that if anything will take over it will be them or another Aussies plate.
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Old November 19th, 2018, 07:04 PM   #9
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Well they are the only plates that I could never acquire due to what people were asking for them. As much as I skate now outdoors not sure they are worth what you Aussie's are willing to pay.
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Well they are the only plates that I could never acquire due to what people were asking for them. As much as I skate now outdoors not sure they are worth what you Aussie's are willing to pay.
Price is dictated by demand from the Koreans, Aussies and Europeans. There is plenty of competition in the Toe stop skates but only a few new NTS plates are being made as good as the ones from the past.
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LOL, my plates will clear those wheels.....
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Old November 20th, 2018, 09:17 AM   #12
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For outdoors, long distance skating, e.g. marathons, still the best plates.
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Old November 23rd, 2018, 08:59 AM   #13
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what? are they worth$$$ Now days..
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what? are they worth$$$ Now days..
NOS in a box?
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Old November 24th, 2018, 12:49 AM   #15
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Old November 28th, 2018, 04:31 PM   #16
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Well my Bont/Royals are NTS mounted short and way forward so....still too much for what they are.
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Old November 29th, 2018, 06:15 AM   #17
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Well my Bont/Royals are NTS mounted short and way forward so....still too much for what they are.
Seen NOS Boens in a box sell for 1.5 x $ NTS titanium royals, rarity dictates the price.
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Old November 29th, 2018, 07:40 AM   #18
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Now you tell me...
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Old November 29th, 2018, 03:40 PM   #19
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Seen NOS Boens in a box sell for 1.5 x $ NTS titanium royals, rarity dictates the price.
But my Royals will out turn Boens and skates just as well and I spent less.....
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Old March 11th, 2020, 07:45 AM   #20
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Guess they be going For like 3 GRAND now since no body ever really never Said...Sweet Plates!!!
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