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Old 01-08-2006, 11:20 PM   #1
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Unhappy Need help with my exhaust

My baffle broke. This is the second time. This time is because the last people I had fix it did a bad job, and their welds broke.
and get this..., they aren't open anymore for me to try to go and get them to fix their crappy work!

I would just order a new baffle, but Drag Specialties doesn't sell the baffle seperately. I haven't looked very hard for a replacement baffle very hard because I like the way mine sounds so much. Also, 3" baffles are hard to find.

Does anyone know of a good welder that I can rely on?
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Speaking of baffles, I removed them Saturday from my 16GA SE Exhaust. The dual 3" DIA's really makes a nice, but LOUD throaty rumble.

I also added an EFI madule to my fuel injectors and removed the upper portion of my air-box for free'er breathing!
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Old 01-09-2006, 09:38 AM   #3
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Which Drag exhaust do you have?
As far as really good welding I use American Heli-arc. I'm not at the shop right now so I don't have their number, but if you give me a call tomorrow I'll get it for you.

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Which Drag exhaust do you have?
As far as really good welding I use American Heli-arc. I'm not at the shop right now so I don't have their number, but if you give me a call tomorrow I'll get it for you.

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The exhaust is Drag Specialties Python 2-1.

Originally the baffle came loose from the bracket that connects to the pipe. (baffle is removable) When i got it fixed at Wild Side Customs, they used a new bracket and welded that to the baffle. They had to modify the bracket that they used, and the welds on their mods broke.

Does American Heli-arc work on motorcycles? Where are they located?
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Old 01-09-2006, 10:10 AM   #5
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They weld almost anything. You mave have to pull the pipe off to bring it to them as they are not a bike shop. They're down off 290 close to 43rd.
I'll get you their number tomorrow.

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Old 01-10-2006, 08:18 PM   #6
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I can do the welding and I also have a set of 3" baffles from some SE II pipes.
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Speaking of baffles, I removed them Saturday from my 16GA SE Exhaust. The dual 3" DIA's really makes a nice, but LOUD throaty rumble.

I also added an EFI madule to my fuel injectors and removed the upper portion of my air-box for free'er breathing!
awesome, your gonna need it :-)
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! Sorry scooter. I forgot to check back here before i took it out to Lucky Devil. I probably would have gotten you to do it.

I had to go out that way Saturday so I just dropped it off.

That guy does a good job. He reinfored it with silicone brown. (what ever that is)
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Old 01-16-2006, 04:32 PM   #9
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its no problem, I'm not running a business, I was just going to help from the stuff I got and mad fab skillz y0
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