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Old 05-07-18, 05:45 PM   #1361
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Took Bibios Gismo off the Striple and put it on the Van Van, ready to ride to Knockhill tomorrow.
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Old 07-07-18, 03:10 PM   #1362
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loose fitted a Chinapovic can with a custom link pipe i had made up. works perfect



just need to dress the flanges for the springs off and cut a slot or two then clamp up.

not bad for around 60
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Old 07-07-18, 05:49 PM   #1363
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fitted. sounds pretty nice with a deep rumble. DB killer dont make that much difference.
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Old 07-07-18, 05:49 PM   #1364
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Looks good Bibs
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Old 07-07-18, 06:15 PM   #1365
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cheers mav. yup its growing on me. its about 1/2 the weight of the other one. just fancied a change more than anything but wanted to spend as little as possible.

i'm pretty sure that the wadding in the old one is fubar so i'm going to phone Beowulf next week and see what the score is as they are supposed to have a lifetime guarantee.
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Old 07-07-18, 06:34 PM   #1366
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The colour flows with the colour of your bike, that's what I like.

A hipster would say it's organic or bs of that sort.
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Old 07-07-18, 07:24 PM   #1367
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That does look nice. Apart from weight and sound, does a can make a difference to performance anywhere in the rev range?

I guess they're all much the same in terms of internal design - a straight through, perforated tube wrapped in wadding. Does length make a difference?
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Old 07-07-18, 08:31 PM   #1368
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That's a very tidy looking can Bibs, as Mav says, it fits well with the look of the bike.
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Old 07-07-18, 10:27 PM   #1369
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That does look nice. Apart from weight and sound, does a can make a difference to performance anywhere in the rev range?

I guess they're all much the same in terms of internal design - a straight through, perforated tube wrapped in wadding. Does length make a difference?
yes, a can does make a small difference. long cans give the torque lower in the rev range, medium cans will be around the middle while small cans are higher up. but its all splitting hairs in reality. plodding along at NSL you wont feel that much difference, its when you WOT you will feel it.

unless the can has baffled segments (SV original exhaust) then pretty much every after market slip on has a perforated tube with a wadding wrap and a "DB killer" bolted on the end.
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good run out with the bike indicates that the DIY Scotoiler HCR works perfect

new can is loud but a nice loud, its not as obnoxious as i thought it would be.
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