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Kellxr7
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posted 05-08-2003 12:19 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Kellxr7   Click Here to Email Kellxr7     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
Does anyone know what Smithy mufflers sound like? Are they the same as 'purple hornies' or 'red hots'?

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steve'66
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posted 05-08-2003 09:35 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for steve'66   Click Here to Email steve'66     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
If they are glasspacks they probably sound alike.

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Bob Hopkins
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posted 05-09-2003 11:34 AM     Click Here to See the Profile for Bob Hopkins   Click Here to Email Bob Hopkins     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
as I remember Smittys are steelpacks with steel wool instead of fiberglass and are deeper and won't burn out,bir the biggest dia is about 2" and that aint big enough nowadays,lovely sound on a flatmotor Y-block or a old 6holer chev with split exhaustmanafold

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posted 05-11-2003 05:19 PM     Click Here to See the Profile for Moneymaker   Click Here to Email Moneymaker     Edit/Delete Message   Reply w/Quote
They sound very cool!

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