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      12-27-2011, 12:15 AM   #1
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Section 1 Pipes AKA Mid Pipe

Having section 1 pipes installed along with mufflers this week,I have a Q.

A. Section 1 Pipes (Resonated)

B. Section 1 Pipes (Non-Resonated)

Which is recommended best for power gains and a loud deep sound.

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      12-27-2011, 03:14 AM   #2
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If you are planning on getting catless dp then get resonated or it will be quite raspy IMO
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I'd go non-resonated. What size are the pipes on the Akra's? I think Meisterschaft offers the largest piping out there but I'd have to double check.
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I'd go non-resonated. What size are the pipes on the Akra's? I think Meisterschaft offers the largest piping out there but I'd have to double check.
Yes I think so too, there non resonated seems to be the best mid pipes out there.
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I'd go non-resonated. What size are the pipes on the Akra's? I think Meisterschaft offers the largest piping out there but I'd have to double check.
Yes I think so too, there non resonated seems to be the best mid pipes out there.
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I'd go non-resonated. What size are the pipes on the Akra's? I think Meisterschaft offers the largest piping out there but I'd have to double check.
Yes I think so too, there non resonated seems to be the best mid pipes out there.
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Meisterchaft seems to offer the best mid pipes
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Why don t you go with the madad?
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Having section 1 pipes installed along with mufflers this week,I have a Q.

A. Section 1 Pipes (Resonated)

B. Section 1 Pipes (Non-Resonated)

Which is recommended best for power gains and a loud deep sound.

Thanks guys.
You will want the resonated mid pipes otherwise you may get some unwanted rasp from the system. Especially if you are going cat less.

It will also depend on the muffler system used.
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