Exhaust Header Theory and Proper Exhaust Tuning

Exhaust Header Theory and Proper Exhaust Tuning

In order to explain the effect of exhaust tuning on performance, let’s take a quick look at the 4-stroke engine cycle.  The first step in the 4-str...
Straight vs Stepped in Performance Pipe Design

Straight vs Stepped in Performance Pipe Design

For decades Burns Stainless has been focused on building peak power throughout the power band. We are often asked the question “are stepped pipes b...
Do It Right, Or Do It Over.

Do It Right, Or Do It Over.

"The Quality Is Remembered Long After The Price Is Forgotten." - Henry Royce During these disruptive times, we are reminded to our core principle ...
One Brick At A Time

One Brick At A Time

The incredible history of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Watching the recent Indy 500 this weekend, we wax nostalgic a bit when this historic tra...
Welded vs Seamless - Tubing Basics Part 2

Welded vs Seamless - Tubing Basics Part 2

Welded and Bead Reduced vs Seamless When you are working with tubing on your project there are some considerations which need to be made. In our ex...
304 Stainless Steel Tubing

All About The Tube - Pt. 1 Tube Basics

“That’s a gnarly tube dude.” No, not that tube Spicolli. Today we are talking about Exhaust Tube.  The terms “pipe” and “tube” are almost interchan...
Making Waves - Wave Technology in Performance Exhaust

Making Waves - Wave Technology in Performance Exhaust

Competitive sports are a tough game. You know. You are out at the track, or you follow your favorite team, or watch Olympic Athletes perform every ...
2022 NHRA Winternationals

2022 NHRA Winternationals

In the early days of drag racing it became apparent that the format is exploding nationally. WWII veterans, adrenaline junkies, and performance ent...
History of Innovation

A Deep History Of Relentless Innovation In Orange County

Anaheim was the first American town founded in Orange County in 1857 which built a new community based on wine making. The area was subdivided, an ...
Aluminum Alloys for Racing Applications

Aluminum Alloys for Racing Applications

Aluminum is widely used in racing to make everything from radiators to pistons to intake manifolds (However, we would never recommend aluminum for ...

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