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ZL mufflers remanufacturing

gouss Jan 26, 2018

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  1. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    Worth the wait...:thumbsup:
     
  2. markus56

    markus56 ZL-OA Co-owner Staff Member Administrator Super Moderator Supporting Member

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    Gary, I do have a collector box that I can ship if you want to go that route.
     
  3. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    Tempted markus...I'm away on business and won't have internet access ( There are places where it's not allowed!!!:whistling:).

    I'll PM you in a weeks time;)
     
  4. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    Has that prototype appeared yet.:whip2:
     
  5. gouss

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    After a first try at a manufacturer who dragged things along it was decided to change manufacturer. Here are the first images of the prototype, it lacks the bracket. As soon as I have news I put pictures, it's moving forward now!
    There will be retouches compared to the photos to be really close to the originals.


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  6. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    :bringiton::headbang::hello2::laughing7::notworthy::notworthy::occasion14:
     
  7. gouss

    gouss Active Member

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    New photos with positioned fixation.
    We receive the prototype at the end of the week. Photos and video to follow....

    We already have to make some changes, this is only the prototype!

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  8. 87kawzl

    87kawzl Supporting Member

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    They look spectacular! I may need to sell off the supertrapps....Naaah I'd just keep the traps in my hoard of ZL parts. Great job, now I can't wait to see what the final price is shipped.
     
  9. R. J.

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    :hello: Nice. :notworthy:.
     
  10. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    Probably aleady asked...and answered. But I'll too lazy to check.

    Are they as restrictive as the originals or a bit more free flowing?
     
  11. gouss

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    I planned DB Killer initially but my friend wanted to remove them :cry:
    The manufacturing model was a 900 muffler, output diameter bigger than the 1000. :)
    So it will be like the origin i think (900 sound, more rude than the 1000). Normally tests this weekend on on a ZL with video. ;)
     
  12. R. J.

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    :hello: Will they be made so that they can be serviced. Removable baffles.
     
  13. Harriminator

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    :hello:They're SS...you can put into the washing machine.:laughing7:
     
  14. R. J.

    R. J. Senior Member

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    :hello: I don't think that will get out all the crud inside. :laughing7:.
     
  15. gouss

    gouss Active Member

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    not removable as original.
    But stainless.
    I wanted to do dismountable but my friend changed at the last moment, it was not what I planned in 3d, too bad.
     
  16. Harriminator

    Harriminator Senior Member

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    I think it's better welded in; this way you cannot lose them or 'forget' @ home :whistling: ('Sorry Mr. Police, they're in the cleaning bath...wanna get rid of the crud' :rolleyes:).
     
  17. Fern

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    Those are looking real sharp. Great job!
     
  18. gouss

    gouss Active Member

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    The prototype arrived. :)
    test on the 900, perfect sound is very good and in the manufacturer data.
    The mufflers will be engraved with the recuiellies values.





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  19. gouss

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    Test on a ZL1000, perfect! :thumbsup:



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  20. GaryD

    GaryD Supporting Member

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    It's people like you guys that keep us motivated.
    Pass on my thanks to thethe guys involved.

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