V-12 Exhaust Header Design

6-Cylinder and 12-Cylinder Exhaust Header Design

Hope you are enjoying these articles on exhaust header design. Building headers from mandrel-bent stainless tubing using proper fabrication techni...
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...
4 steps in specifying the best merge collector

4 Steps In Specifying The Best Merge Collector

Burns Stainless Merge Collectors are highly respected by many engine builders including NASCAR, and are widely used by champions in NHRA, IMSA, FI...
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...
Trans-Am Racing History

Trans-Am Racing History

Trans-Am is a uniquely American racing series that is sanctioned by the SCCA (Sports Car Club of America). SCCA President (at the time) John Bisho...
The Roar of Can-Am Racing

The Roar of Can-Am Racing

All-Out Can-Am Racing became quite the hit when introduced in 1966. Can-Am Racing started as a race series for “Group 7” sports racers with two ra...
Burn Up The Track!

Burn Up The Track!

We have seen an increase in street take-overs here in Southern California recently. This has prompted local District Attorney’s offices to make a c...
Share Your Story

Share Your Story

As race and show season is among us we are excited to hear about all the cool stuff our customers are up to. We hope to celebrate the wins and exhi...
The Ins and Outs of Aluminum Tubing

The Ins and Outs of Aluminum Tubing

Earlier in these articles we explored welded vs seamless tubing. With Aluminum tubing this is not even a discussion as nearly all aluminum tube mat...
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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