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Old 09-14-2016, 04:08 PM   #61
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be sure your radios dont get too hot up in the top like that... or have a fan where you can cool them down... modern gear isnt like the old.. it will just shut off then you have to wait forever to use it.. Grrr..
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Did not even think about that thanks for reminding me, i think i can intigrate a small fan & some small ductwork. Just switch it on when im running electronics or something. Back to the thinking board.
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Old 09-16-2016, 12:21 PM   #62
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http://[URL=http://s1224.photobucket.com/user/Mega_Gardner/media/Mobile%20Uploads/20160916_091604_zpsn5hoefty.jpg.html][/URL]
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Not much of a differance here.
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Old 09-16-2016, 12:41 PM   #63
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im thinking like 2 computer fans... one blowing in and one blowing out... then insulate that area against the outside.. those 3 or 4 inch 12 volt vans could even be made to run easily on a small solar panel and run all the time when its hot.. use a filter on the inbound one.. then your radios will stay cool always in the hot sun... if its not sunny enough for the solar panel to make power.. its likely not sunny enough to make the radios too hot..

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Old 09-16-2016, 07:40 PM   #64
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I like it, i will have to keep my eye out for junk computers, & maybe one of them solar lights that my neighbor has in his yard. �� jk i wouldent steal from my neighbor from yard.
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Old 09-18-2016, 01:16 AM   #65
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My 100th post on skoolie.net yay.!!! & Finally Finally Finally i get my 4" exhaust pipes, i had to drive all the way to Las Vegas to pick them up from my buddy, he is a Marine corp recuiter on the infamous L.V strip. it is a 3 hr& 40 minute drive one way so i did alot of driving but instill manage to find motivation to coat them. sorry for all the junk in the background. huge freakin pipes ill show the size difference later, time for that install

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Old 09-18-2016, 10:06 AM   #66
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Well...those should certainly flow nicely! (*with a nice rumble)
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Old 09-18-2016, 02:24 PM   #67
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Dunno, Dopamine... Those pipes look kinda SMALL to me... (-ducking-)

On a serious note, I am following your mischief closely. Very curious if this wakes the beastie up a bunch, or if its just "meh".

Either way it comes out, note thst I'd do the same ghing you are because its just, and right, and reflective of a pursuit of perfection that is admirable!
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Old 09-18-2016, 10:27 PM   #68
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Well...those should certainly flow nicely! (*with a nice rumble)
Just drove it around town, she deffinetly rumbbles at a stop just vibrates the hell out of your head with that deep throat deisel sound. couldent be happier.
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Old 09-18-2016, 10:40 PM   #69
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Dunno, Dopamine... Those pipes look kinda SMALL to me... (-ducking-)

On a serious note, I am following your mischief closely. Very curious if this wakes the beastie up a bunch, or if its just "meh".

Either way it comes out, note thst I'd do the same ghing you are because its just, and right, and reflective of a pursuit of perfection that is admirable!
Thank you mucho for following my build & for the generous words. i had a vision oneday so i took it & ran. & if i can inspire one person in the proocess than that gives me great satisfaction with what im doing with my life. .
Those pipes are pretty small compared to these pipes. 💪 💪 haha. jk. taking my bus around town after exhaust is in i dont feel any lag at all their is slight more tourqe to it but the top end is were i notice a huge differance, it most certently is a beast that is awaken.
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Old 09-18-2016, 10:45 PM   #70
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No, we didn't do that back then ... and besides, she was a nice girl.
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