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Neto Ernest B
Berlin, Ohio, USA   USA
Thanks Albert. I'm surprised, I would have thought it would be the other way around (quieter with the dual pipes). But I think I still like the dual sound better - less like a single lung engine.

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classical-gas Scot Laughlin
Bellingham, washington, USA   USA
I can think of couple older single cylinder motorcycles I've seen that ran dual pipes. One split inside the head, the other outside.

Mostly styling, I think, but I could be wrong on that.

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Notso-Chinsee Gold Member Albert Lies
Spokane Valley, Washington (WA), USA   USA
It will be interesting to see if there is a measureable performance difference and sound between the single and twin pipe at Slime Dog on the 14th.
Al



Al Lies
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Woodysrods Brian Woods
Westbank B.C., Canada   CAN
I remember back to my favourite sounding motorcycle back in 1968. A good friend had a 1966 Honda 255 Scrambler i believe.
It had twin pipes mounted high down now side and souped "Great".....always loved that bike, as my mother would not let me buy a bike, so I had a 59 VW as my "First Car" (37 DeSoto Coupe two months later after turning 16). Didn't get my first bike until I was 30 years old.
Good Roads
Brian

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dBlast Vince De Blasi
Maple, Ontario, Canada   CAN
I like the the deep thump thump sound of the dual exhaust.
When you plug one side of the dual exhaust it definitely quiets down. It is acting like a dead end j-pipe (aka helmhotz resonator) sometimes used to eliminate drone when running resonator delete or straight pipes in performance exhaust applications.
Vince.


gearguy Charles Schultz
Oil City, Pennsylvania, USA   USA
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