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  1. ucdavis4PT0gpa

    ucdavis4PT0gpa Oakley Expert

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    Those of us who are X-Metal freaks have seen this - some might have even um...driven by the site when in neighborhood?...

    But for those who haven't this is the old X-Metal plant- this and nowhere else was the birthplace of those legendary frames we all know and love.

    The X-Metals Birthplace - Screenshot_2017-02-01-23-40-22-1.png

    The X-Metals Birthplace - Screenshot_2017-02-01-23-40-38-1.png

    The X-Metals Birthplace - Screenshot_2017-02-01-23-41-07-1.png
     
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  2. rzurzel

    rzurzel Oakley Expert

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    Where is it?
     
  3. doowahditty

    doowahditty Oakley Collector

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    Dayton, Nevada I believe....
     
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  4. rzurzel

    rzurzel Oakley Expert

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    Thanks. I like to stalk things on G maps and wanted to take a look. Pictures seem to be upside down but I've got it.
     
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  5. cyclerdoug

    cyclerdoug The Juliet Multiplier Premium Member

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    ...with an airport right there. Wonder if that facility could handle my Lear 70? Gotta be some stuff in a closet back in a corner somewhere!

    :rofl:
     
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  6. Jon the Don

    Jon the Don Oakley Collector

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    Excellent thread/post! I love this! Mecca for the Metals!
     
  7. nlgrav182

    nlgrav182 Oakley Collector

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    What's the building being used for now? Started as a golf club manufacturer; I'd imagine all the castings and stuff went with Oakley when they moved out.
     
  8. kronin323

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    The other year there was a real estate listing for this site, there's a thread about it somewhere. It included a bunch of interior pics and yes, it had been cleared out. I think I saved them somewhere, let's see if I can dig them out...
     
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  10. OakleyCan

    OakleyCan Oakley Collector

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    I believe it has been vacant since

    95 Lakes Blvd., Dayton, NV 89403

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