Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 20

Thread: Helmet Help

  1. #1
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 39,929, Level: 61
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 421
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,193
    Points
    39,929
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 48

    Helmet Help

    Looking to add 2 more helmets to my collections, take a look at our helmet history and let me know what you guys think. I already have the Peach Bowl '76-'78 helmet.
    For some reason I really like the '81-'82 helmet...

    ISU Helmet History - Iowa State University Athletics Official Web Site - www.CYCLONES.com - The home of Iowa State Cyclone Sports



  2. #2
    All-Star
    Points: 35,462, Level: 58
    Level completed: 1%, Points required for next Level: 1,188
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    ic
    Posts
    1,857
    Points
    35,462
    Level
    58
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 0

    Re: Helmet Help

    83-86 helmet. Best design ISU has ever had IMO.


    Kinnick smells like syrup.

  3. #3
    All-Star
    Points: 31,261, Level: 54
    Level completed: 38%, Points required for next Level: 689
    Overall activity: 11.0%
    Achievements:
    Created Album picturesVeteran25000 Experience PointsSocial
    Triggermv's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Marion, IA
    Posts
    1,992
    Points
    31,261
    Level
    54
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 271
    Given: 215

    Re: Helmet Help

    I like the 1969 - 70 one.



  4. #4
    Legend
    Points: 193,279, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 46.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteran
    CyFan61's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    10,057
    Points
    193,279
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2,014
    Given: 513

    Re: Helmet Help

    Why has this still not been updated?

    I am partial to the 1979 one.



  5. #5
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 39,849, Level: 61
    Level completed: 62%, Points required for next Level: 501
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points
    cloneu's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2007
    Location
    Twin Cities
    Posts
    4,224
    Points
    39,849
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 27

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by Triggermv View Post
    I like the 1969 - 70 one.
    I would go with this one. I like the gold helmets over cardinal.


    Step 1: Cut a hole in the box.

  6. #6
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 58,657, Level: 75
    Level completed: 8%, Points required for next Level: 1,393
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CycoCyclone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2009
    Location
    Urbandale
    Posts
    4,686
    Points
    58,657
    Level
    75
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 48
    Given: 229

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUboi12 View Post
    83-86 helmet. Best design ISU has ever had IMO.
    agreed


    John Walters is my hero

  7. #7
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 140,793, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Jan 2007
    Posts
    4,509
    Points
    140,793
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by Triggermv View Post
    I like the 1969 - 70 one.
    Me too - still have one. My number two would be the current one.



  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 63,964, Level: 78
    Level completed: 45%, Points required for next Level: 886
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience PointsRecommendation Second Class
    WalkingCY's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2008
    Location
    Kansas City
    Posts
    5,240
    Points
    63,964
    Level
    78
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 203
    Given: 266

    Re: Helmet Help

    '79 is cool but I like the '87-'94 ones myself, just love the "Cyclones" spelled out on the helmet and it being yellow (gold) too....even though we had Walden-boy at the helm. I was a kid, and was already in love with ISU at that point. Those jerseys rocked too.

    Wish our I-State helmets were yellow with two cardinal stripes going down the center. (I love our current look/unis....but I would have went with yellow helmets and a grey facemask to go with our traditional look.)



  9. #9
    All-Star
    Points: 21,367, Level: 44
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 283
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran10000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    1,331
    Points
    21,367
    Level
    44
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 59
    Given: 16

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonepower View Post
    Looking to add 2 more helmets to my collections, take a look at our helmet history and let me know what you guys think. I already have the Peach Bowl '76-'78 helmet.
    For some reason I really like the '81-'82 helmet...

    ISU Helmet History - Iowa State University Athletics Official Web Site - www.CYCLONES.com - The home of Iowa State Cyclone Sports
    I like the 1967 one the best.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 40,615, Level: 62
    Level completed: 21%, Points required for next Level: 1,035
    Overall activity: 5.0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran
    andybernard's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2009
    Posts
    1,686
    Points
    40,615
    Level
    62
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 239
    Given: 28

    Re: Helmet Help

    79 is my favorite. Followed closely by 81-82.



  11. #11
    Addict
    Points: 97,681, Level: 97
    Level completed: 32%, Points required for next Level: 1,369
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience PointsSocial
    CRcyclone6's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Location
    Cedar Rapids
    Posts
    6,388
    Points
    97,681
    Level
    97
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 429
    Given: 1,570

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUboi12 View Post
    83-86 helmet. Best design ISU has ever had IMO.
    Remember the red helmet just like this one. Didn't the team's players of the week wear them in the following game? It was weird seeing two diff colored helmets being worn by players.



  12. #12
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 39,929, Level: 61
    Level completed: 68%, Points required for next Level: 421
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran25000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Location
    WDM
    Posts
    4,193
    Points
    39,929
    Level
    61
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 52
    Given: 48

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by CRcyclone6 View Post
    Remember the red helmet just like this one. Didn't the team's players of the week wear them in the following game? It was weird seeing two diff colored helmets being worn by players.
    yeah this one...

    Iowa State Cyclones Helmets. Iowa State Cyclones 1983 'Weekly MVP' Authentic Vintage Full Size Helmet - SportsFan Outlet



  13. #13
    Speechless
    Points: 185,567, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 8.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ajk4st8's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    15,596
    Points
    185,567
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 270
    Given: 717

    Re: Helmet Help

    81... get it.



  14. #14
    Rookie
    Points: 9,083, Level: 28
    Level completed: 56%, Points required for next Level: 267
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    5000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    387
    Points
    9,083
    Level
    28
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 7
    Given: 3

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by CycoCyclone View Post
    agreed
    Agreed as well.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 57,727, Level: 74
    Level completed: 46%, Points required for next Level: 823
    Overall activity: 16.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    Prone2Clone's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Posts
    3,764
    Points
    57,727
    Level
    74
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 577
    Given: 228

    Re: Helmet Help

    Quote Originally Posted by WalkingCY View Post
    '79 is cool but I like the '87-'94 ones myself, just love the "Cyclones" spelled out on the helmet and it being yellow (gold) too
    I'd like to see us use "Cyclones" more, too, but that type face was...fruity, to put it nicely.



Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • TV: ESPN
  • Iowa State @ Kansas
  • February 2, 2015
  • 08:00 PM