Re: Kenji pipe

Poop Wizard /
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> Dirty30 Dillon Wrote:

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> I think the sliding header on this bike was mostly used to get around a

> ball joint/swinging hanger.

>

> Ideally, a sliding header works best in a fixed gear motor to help

> utilize the roving powerband, aka, modulate length to get both a low rpm

> pull and high RPM rev out.

Yep just a different style, although they still have a ball joint. So maybe it just adds more complexity/cost to have the header slide vs. swinging pipe hanger

Thats an interesting thought, although I'm not sure how you would change the header length on a single speed without the swinging motion. Maybe something mechanical?

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