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From todays New York Times about the fall of the Berlin Wall...from 1961

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So those being police bikes,

So those being police bikes, what were the "boxes" that were built into the headlight shell?

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I was going to ask the same

I was going to ask the same thing. First I thought it was a Tach/speedo case but....

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Boxes

I dont know but the bikes look like R51/3 or R67 not R68
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Well that is a

Well that is a Grundstücksverkehrsgenehmigungszuständigkeitsübertragungsverordnungsgeraet of course.
A device that is holding the mobile phone.

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Ha

Micha wrote:

Well that is a Grundstücksverkehrsgenehmigungszuständigkeitsübertragungsverordnungsgeraet of course.
A device that is holding the mobile phone.

I chuckled

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Looks like the radio speaker

The box appears to be the speaker for the police radio. I assume the sub-woofer is in the saddlebag ; )
A few more photos that show the device. In the first photo, you can see a cable coming from the device to the officers left hand where he is holding the mic.

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If you have to

I guess if you’re getting pulled over, this is the way to do it.

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