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      08-02-2012, 12:32 PM   #1
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Sweeter than sugar. World's first Orion V4 Angel eyes!

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I have a thread on photo gallery section where I introduced myself with some pics of the car and angel eyes. I had link to Umnitza's facebook but its keep going away? Weird. Anyways, these the World's first Orion V4 angel eyes. Not even OSS has these yet. Crazy bright in person under direct sunlight. On to the pics :-

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      08-02-2012, 01:01 PM   #2
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Looks like the LEDs are more densely placed than the V2's, so it looks more like a solid ring.
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Looks good.
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Looks bright and clean!
But for some reason I like the previous version better? I like the more spaced out ring
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Looks bright and clean!
But for some reason I like the previous version better? I like the more spaced out ring
I'm with you. The V4 has a more OEM look w/ the more solid ring. Both look good, but I actually prefer the segmented look of the V2. That's the route I'm going.
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      08-02-2012, 04:48 PM   #7
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I'm with you. The V4 has a more OEM look w/ the more solid ring. Both look good, but I actually prefer the segmented look of the V2. That's the route I'm going.
Good luck man. They r both awesome. U will find excuses to look at your lights once you get em! Includes going to Safeway at 11 at night and don knw what u came for.
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Good luck man. They r both awesome. U will find excuses to look at your lights once you get em! Includes going to Safeway at 11 at night and don knw what u came for.
haha, thanks! i kind of already do that . convo goes like this, "babe, gonna head to store. want anything?" anyhow, thx for the pm reply.
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Do these look like a solid ring to the human eye, or do they look as segmented as they do in pictures? The brightness of these looks great but based on pics alone I prefer the solid ring look of my Lux bulbs.
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Do these look like a solid ring to the human eye, or do they look as segmented as they do in pictures? The brightness of these looks great but based on pics alone I prefer the solid ring look of my Lux bulbs.
Oh yea man. Lux looks cheap imo. Too bright and not proper. These look clean in person. Nice round rings. Trust me. Theres a reason y everyone likes them. U have to see one in person.
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Why do the inner rings have a gap like one LED is burnt out? What does the non-lighted part of the outer ring look like? That's what always kills it for me.
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Why do the inner rings have a gap like one LED is burnt out? What does the non-lighted part of the outer ring look like? That's what always kills it for me.
I have no idea dude. If you stare at the light blank point, then only you will see that. I like it anyways so it doesnt matter for me. Pic #2 is without lights on. The ring is not full so it can have a aggressive look. I saw an LS3 in person and it looked more cute than mean, so these did it for me!
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Who cares about the lights, let's hear more about the sweet work hours w/ long lunch
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Who cares about the lights, let's hear more about the sweet work hours w/ long lunch
Lol. I m CPA dude. More of a tax accountant. Busy time for me Jan-March, then Sept-Oct. Rest of the year is random work so I have flexible hours
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Sweet headlights! Now I have to research these.

Badassm, can you show us any pictures of how it looks under the hood? I'm just wondering if the setup was pretty clean or if there are wires or parts exposed after the install.

Thanks!
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Sweet headlights! Now I have to research these.

Badassm, can you show us any pictures of how it looks under the hood? I'm just wondering if the setup was pretty clean or if there are wires or parts exposed after the install.

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