Tagged: Motorcycle – Headers and Exhaust Pipes

The Anatomy of a Motorcycle – Headers and Exhaust Pipes – Part Two 0

The Anatomy of a Motorcycle – Headers and Exhaust Pipes – Part Two

Read Part One Given a particular amount of exhaust pressure at an exhaust valve, a smaller diameter header tube provides higher flow velocity than a larger diameter tube. The paradox is that the laws of physics don’t allow a small diameter tube to transfer sufficient volume to make maximum potential power at the higher RPM […]

The Anatomy of A Motorcycle – Headers and Exhaust Pipes Part One 0

The Anatomy of A Motorcycle – Headers and Exhaust Pipes Part One

Kicking Out the Gas No combination of header and exhaust pipe systems is the perfect solution for all applications, so you’re facing a dilemma when you choose one or build it yourself. Depending on the design and purpose intended, all exhaust systems are a compromise. You give some in one arena to get some in another, […]