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Re: Exhaust question

March 14 2008 at 12:04 PM

Steve Hoelscher 


Response to Exhaust question

<<< The question is what bend radius do I need for the 180 bend pipe? Anyone with real world experience care to chime in? >>>

Because of the tight confines, you want the the tightest radius you can find. I think I used 6", or maybe it was 8 but I really think it was 6".

Also, I would recommend against 2.5" ID pipe. Go with 2.25 ID. The larger ID will not generate adequate velocity to scavenge very well.

There are lots of places you can buy the bends. I found JC Whitney had good prices on SS. I bought plain mild steel and had it ceramic coated. That works great.


Steve
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