Glowing header pipe!!!!!!


22 replies to this topic
  • YZ426F Rider

Posted February 21, 2007 - 10:20 AM

#21

We could have a seperate thread titled "Who got an infraction from Gray?".
I'm in...:applause:

I guess we all need a reminder about people-skills from time to time. :applause:

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  • WB450

Posted February 21, 2007 - 10:41 AM

#22

ooo how bout this one!!!!

the chip on my shoulder makes me a a$$ hole, what do i do???

give the guy a break...

the glowing header freaked us all out the first time...



Absolutely.:applause:

  • grayracer513

Posted February 21, 2007 - 11:36 AM

#23

...Stainless steel pipe on that bike though, not Ti)

You bring up a significant point here. In the first place, most engineers take advantage of the strength of titanium by using less of it than other materials. Ti headers are often no more than 1mm (.040) thick. Combine that with the fact that Ti has a lower "glow temp" than most steel alloys, and your pipe is red in no time.

BTW, searching on the words "header pipe red" produces 71 threads in this forum, 99 in the WR4** forum, and 129 in the YZ/WR250F forum, in case anyone thought they were alone in this. :applause:





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