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Old 12-23-2012, 10:30 AM   #36
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Originally Posted by AntonLargiader View Post
I wouldn't sweat the equal pipe lengths too much. BMW even deviated from that (R1100GS/R).

And the aftermarket did it for Airheads. Luftmeister made unequal 2-into-1 systems:

Mac seems to make symmetric ones:

But if you aren't building a performance bike, why sweat it if it screws up the styling?

Here's a very elegant one that's gotten a lot of exposure:

My original inspiration was the Team Incomplete racer (that bike makes my thighs all sweaty ) but after having to redo the outboad pipe I gave up on the equal length idea. They are still close but I stopped measuring, at some point I might bust out a tape just to satisfy my own curiosity though
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