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    Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    We need gold helmets!! Also need to maybe darken the gold color as well. (Because I don't like them looking like highlighters)



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Yes! The Bowl win his complete now that we have a Uniform thread. Only kidding man.


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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by JUKEBOX View Post
    We need gold helmets!! Also need to maybe darken the gold color as well.
    That and red face masks


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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Gold helmets are pretty sweet.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by rworkman83 View Post
    Yes! The Bowl win his complete now that we have a Uniform thread. Only kidding man.
    You betcha!



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Think I've seen this thread before



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Must be the lighting. They look the same to me here.




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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by Prone2Clone View Post
    Must be the lighting. They look the same to me here.

    The brighter it was outside, the more notable it was.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    I could give a rip about our helmets - as long as they don't glitter like Minnesotas ... tell me someone else noticed that



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Since everyone compares us to USC, Their helmets do the same thing as well. My guess, it's the contrast between a shiny helmet and a matte jersey and how the cameras interpret that to your TV.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by Prone2Clone View Post
    Must be the lighting. They look the same to me here.

    Yeah, it's all about the lighting. That's just the way it is with two different materials and a dark (non-black) color. I personally don't want gold helmets, just some white between the stripes on the jersey and pants.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by clones_jer View Post
    I could give a rip about our helmets - as long as they don't glitter like Minnesotas ... tell me someone else noticed that
    I hate Minnesota's uniforms.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quote Originally Posted by Frak View Post
    Yeah, it's all about the lighting. That's just the way it is with two different materials and a dark (non-black) color. I personally don't want gold helmets, just some white between the stripes on the jersey and pants.
    I hate the stripes on the home jerseys. They need a white stripe or something. I also wish the stripes went all the way around rather than half circles.
    The away jerseys have pretty good stripes though.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    I don't hate the cardinal helmets, but I would LOVE gold ones. The throwbacks from 2 years ago were the best uni's we have ever had in the history of Iowa State football.



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    Re: Why are the helmets darker than the jerseys?

    Quick photoshop



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