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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-22-2011, 09:00 AM Thread Starter
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back in the olden days we did all kinds of hair brain things to our rides. i was woundering if this one is a forgotten trick. we would take a certain sized washer cut it in half and weld it to the end of our mufflers to produce a similar sound of a jet aircraft. no more putt putt putt. in my town they made it a municipal code to not do that back in the 70's.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-22-2011, 11:46 AM
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back in my '' yung '' days..lol..i always was the type of person to just run whatever would run..wide open..no muffler..straight open pipes..then ppl could not only see me comming down the side walk...THEY COULD HEAR ME COMMING A MILE AWAY !..LMFAO.

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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 10-22-2011, 01:28 PM
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look on youtube for bubb rubb, it was the first thing i thought of when you mentioned the sound modding, whoo whooooooo

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Here you go, the Folgers coffee can mod. LMAO!!!

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yeah that bubb rubb is much like we did but they did it a bit wrong. the washer worked better. here is an interest exhaust wistle for the hunters. kinda like to see that on an atv.

Morgan Put A Duck Whistle On The Exhaust - YouTube

oh i am so going to play with that 1983 yamamoto 175 3 wheeler i got for 50 bucks. poor little yamaha its in for some abuse.

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In the old days I have used many a can to patch exhaust pipes, but would have been ashamed to have come up with something like that, even on a dark night all by myself. lol
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