GSXR with headers designed using out X-Design Parametric Program

How to Build Headers, a 7 Step Guide (2020)

Are you looking for more power on top, are you looking for a broader power band, etc…  Are you trying to reduce under-hood temperatures, lighten the car or improve the appearance? Get started on your next header with these steps.
GSXR with headers designed using out X-Design Parametric Program

How to Build Headers, a 7 Step Guide (2020)

Are you looking for more power on top, are you looking for a broader power band, etc…  Are you trying to reduce under-hood temperatures, lighten the car or improve the appearance? Get started on your next header with these steps.
What, No Exhaust? Electric Cars - For Car Guys or Poseurs?

What, No Exhaust? Electric Cars - For Car Guys or Poseurs?

I am impressed with the Tesla X and eCOPO.  Electric powered cars have come amazingly far, and they will continue to advance as more people and companies become involved.  And now that drag racers have gotten a taste of this technology, great things will happen.

So now, the big question is, where does this leave an exhaust technology company?

Air To Water Intercooler Tech 101: What It Does And What You Need

Air To Water Intercooler Tech 101: What It Does And What You Need

When it comes to turbocharged or supercharged engines, running on gasoline dictates that an intercooler will almost certainly be part of the equati...
V-Bands for Exhaust and Intake

V-Bands for Exhaust and Intake

V-Band clamps and flanges make for ideal tubing connections in exhaust applications, especially when the connection requires frequent disassembly. ...
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 ...
Muffler Tech

Muffler Technology - Sound Reducing Technology

Muffler Technology – Part 2 Sound Reducing Technology In the last newsletter, I discussed sound and sound level measurements as related to motors...
Muffler Technology - Sound Measurement

Muffler Technology - Sound Measurement

Muffler Technology – Part 1 Sound Measurement Over the past few years, as residential homes have been built closer and closer to race tracks, there...
Not Just For Turbos! Double Slip Merge Collectors Are Great For Street Cars

Not Just For Turbos! Double Slip Merge Collectors Are Great For Street Cars

You are likely familiar with the Burns Stainless double slip merge collectors used in many top-notched racing turbo-exhausts. But did you know that...
Welding FAQs - All You Need to Know About Exhaust Welding

Welding FAQs - All You Need to Know About Exhaust Welding

We often get questions regarding welding stainless steel, so we thought we would put together a compilation of these with answers.
Are We Ready To Weld Yet? - Part 5

Are We Ready To Weld Yet? - Part 5

We have our TIG welder ready to go. We have our header tubes tacked together with perfect fitment. We have properly fit the pipes to the flange and...
Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 4

Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 4

So we are now finally ready to weld. Well, no, not quite. In the past few issues of the newsletter we have discussed various welding techniques, tu...
Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 3

Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 3

In Part 2 we discussed the importance of tube fitment when fabricating headers. This month, we will discuss techniques involved with back purging e...
Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 2

Welding Exhaust Systems - Part 2

As mentioned in Part 1 of this series, TIG should be employed when welding thin sections of exhaust tubing, especially when using specialized alloy...