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Old 05-17-2008, 07:10 PM   #1
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Need help picking exhaust

I'm looking for a slip-on that matches the black on my bike. I have found tons of carbon fiber, etc, but no real nice ones that actually match. I want to eventually black out everything and I know if I go with carbon fiber or titanium I will end up regretting not finding the black that I want. I saw one thread in a forum where the guy modified his exhaust to accept the stock shorty can from the '06. I could go that route but I'd rather just find a high quality slip-on. Anyone know of one that I must be over looking?

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You could take a regular canninster and have it Jet hot coated or powder coated.

Akrapovic's carbon cannister is also pretty close to black.
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you got another bike dvl?


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Old 05-17-2008, 07:30 PM   #5
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You could take a regular canninster and have it Jet hot coated or powder coated.

Akrapovic's carbon cannister is also pretty close to black.
I was wondering if that would work, I'll definately look into it. Akrapovics are sweet, the only issue I have w/ their carbon can is the giant logo and the stainless outlet on the circle pipe.
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As far as looks...Carbon Fiber pipes look amazing on Ravens.

And as far as I am concerned Yoshimura is the way to go. Hoping to swap my slip-on for a full. I know they are great performance wise but I love the way yoshis sounds compared to any other pipes I have heard on an R6.

Right Thur: http://www.yoshimura-rd.com/ps-2929-...ll-system.aspx
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And it's only $999

That does look really good Ryan. If I have to go carbon fiber then I will, but I would honestly just prefer a straight black pipe.
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Thanks. I got that slip on a month old for $250 from a guy on R6-Forums.

Could likely find a full used somewhere and save the money. One thing I like about the carbon fiber. It doesn't get that hot, even with the baffles removed.
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Thanks. I got that slip on a month old for $250 from a guy on R6-Forums.
I'll give you $200 for it, depreciation is a real
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I'll give you $200 for it, depreciation is a real
If I had $800 lying around to put towards the full I'd sell it to you in a heartbeat
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Anyone familiar with Bruce Fabrication? The red/black may look tight on the bike:

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Anyone familiar with Bruce Fabrication? The red/black may look tight on the bike:

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I saw one of these at the TX Wings MnG. They look sick!
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That does look really good Ryan. If I have to go carbon fiber then I will, but I would honestly just prefer a straight black pipe.
sounds 'n good too.
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sounds 'n good too.
Thanks. I am hoping funds will allows for the full in the near future.
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That does look really good Ryan. If I have to go carbon fiber then I will, but I would honestly just prefer a straight black pipe.
+1 yoshis sound good
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that looks sweet
I think those are hideous :/: They do sound good but....eh....

This Bruce exhaust looks pretty sweet, I just wish I could find a true review on it.
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Let me try that a better way. First the new R6 exhaust and then the older one.
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