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« on: July 28, 2011, 06:41:24 AM »

Found a really good piece of truck chrome or stainless stacks around this truck shop.
Thinking about getting rid of muffler and strait piping, what you think Clifford.
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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2011, 06:58:30 AM »

That is your call cowboy, I had bought a Aero muffler for the bus but never got around to installing it and sold it to Wayne 3 or 4 years ago going to be a little loud with a straight pipe I would think 

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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2011, 07:36:00 AM »

So do you think that the aero muffler is what it claims and Worth the money.
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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2011, 07:45:05 AM »

I think the Aero would be alright I buy those from a pickup after market place in Houston forgot the name but they weren't all that bad on the prices for Aero lol anything is going to be cheaper than the muffler that is there now I passed out when I got the bill for that one years ago 

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« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2011, 07:53:27 AM »

Think i will check into them more, probably be better than a strait pipe , or i could try the strait first, then do the areo if it s to loud, what size pipe is on this bus without me having to go measure.
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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2011, 08:05:03 AM »

It's 5 inch Matt I have the nice 12x3 Prevost tip for that bus if you want it I'll shine it up for and send to you I just never liked it on the bus but you may

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« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2011, 08:40:59 AM »

my buddy has a 4905 w/ 6v92 straight piped. It is way too loud. Can't even hear yourself think. Sounds good from the cockpit with the door shut though. lol.
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« Reply #7 on: July 28, 2011, 08:46:48 AM »

Clifford,Sounds good, when you leaving to deliver the prevo, and witch way you going, we will be staying at the Rv world park on the west end of Rawlins
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« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2011, 11:53:54 AM »

Here ya go Matt, turn it up! Roll Eyes

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« Reply #9 on: July 28, 2011, 12:35:18 PM »

ALLRIGHT, i could maybe hear it a little bit , i am little hard of hearing anyway, ran lot of strait pipe equipment back in the day.
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« Reply #10 on: July 28, 2011, 12:57:51 PM »

Is it just me?  That didn't sound all that bad.

I was thrown out of bed, literally, one morning when the 8V92 next to me left the park.  That thing must have had an amplifier hooked up to it I kid you not.  He lit'er off and was moving in the same breath and gone in seconds.  Must have been sitting there with the block heater on for a couple hours to get that kind of performance from a fresh start engine.  Now had he sat there and gunned the engine for a few minutes I might still be serving time.

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« Reply #11 on: July 28, 2011, 02:51:52 PM »



What   no black smoke  other wise it sounds about as good as "HUGGY".

Dallas had a video of huggy leaving NC Bob's and it was down hill.
still loud.

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« Reply #12 on: July 28, 2011, 03:18:33 PM »

The 8v71 n/a with duals and straight pipes are loud way lot louder than a 8v92TA,a Eagle member Dossey has 4 straight pipes on his 8v71 in his Eagle you can hear that one when he leaves Ashdown AR if you are in Houston lol


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« Reply #13 on: July 28, 2011, 03:31:23 PM »

That video does not do the sound justice, you would had to be there to really enjoy it. You could hear him for quite a while. He was quite an engineer and friendly guy.
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« Reply #14 on: July 28, 2011, 03:52:58 PM »

Too loud for me.
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