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Old 01-15-2013, 09:46 PM   #44
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Originally Posted by mcma111 View Post
Wrapped pipe helps keep the heat in the exhaust which helps the exhaust flow better.

Down side is the wrap leads to the pipe rusting out.
I wonder if the rust issue would be greatly ameliorated / eliminated by a nice high heat paint job under the wrap... That's what I've already got.
And also trying to keep the bike from getting wet.... ???
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