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I was talking to DR Zaius on the chat room and he was saying how he had just polished his header pipe and how good she looked. I am thinking of doing the same. Has anyone else done this? Any hints tips or advice? I would love to se some pics of what the end product looks like. So if ya got some post away

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Simon polished his header pipe...and it looked great!

The picture links aren't working anymore, unfortunately, but here's the thread: Link

Hey Simon, aren't you finished polishing all those fork braces yet?! :)

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I polished my head pipe and it came out really nice. After the first couple uses it turned all pirdy colours, now its mucky semi-metalic looking after only 3 months. Well, better get a yoshimura system...

I think a 'REAL' polish might get you were you need to be, but even with the small surface area that would be very time intensive. I just wirebrushed and did a fine wetsanding. Doing multiple wetsandings to get a true mirror finish might or might not avoid muckyness. I think the change has much more to do with the metalurgy the the technique though. The metal might be totaly different in the european builds.

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