Headpipes?


6 replies to this topic
  • bluerider450

Posted December 17, 2004 - 07:15 AM

#1

whats a good head pipe for a yz450 im also running a titanium ti-4 slip on with titanium mid pipe and wanted to know if any one know whats a good head pipe and if the know how the pro circuit headpipe works

  • Thumper38

Posted December 17, 2004 - 07:22 AM

#2

Just watch alot of the headpipes do not come with heat shields, I always burn my pants and boots. I was going to get a white brothers full exhaust and found that they have no heat shield. I wish I could have the heat shield off of RC and CR bikes. If there is a shield for the white bros. please let me know!

  • Davidyz450

Posted December 17, 2004 - 07:46 AM

#3

You can get some super high temp fabric to wrap the head pipe if there is no shield. You can probably get it from summit racing. I use the stuff for wrapping turbo exhaust down pipes at my work. It looks good if done correctly.If you get cv boot clamps they are stainless steal and low profile.

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  • YZFSOCAL

Posted December 17, 2004 - 07:56 AM

#4

i welded my stock heat shield to my fmf power bomb head pipe.

  • Thumper38

Posted December 17, 2004 - 07:58 AM

#5

who does the ti welding?

  • gonzo

Posted December 17, 2004 - 08:35 AM

#6

I like the whole FMF system. Buy the PB header.

  • revolucien

Posted December 17, 2004 - 09:39 AM

#7

Same here the PowerBomb header :cry:
FMF makes a heat shield.

When I put the PB header on my 426, I bent a couple pieces of metal into a "U" shape and mounted them to the header with hose clamps. I drilled one side of the "U" and screwed the stock heat shield right into that. :cry: worked great.





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