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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeMarch 17th 2014, 8:19 pm

Thanks for the comments, I guess we'll go with black. I picked up some washers to use for flanges tonight. I should be able to finish the exhaust this weekend.
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeMarch 24th 2014, 9:33 pm

Well, I started hooking the exhaust on this weekend...Until I got doing other stuff. You can see the tab welded behind the pipe and bolted to the frame. I guess I'll also make some kind of bracket where the megaphone is and that should handle holding the pipe to the tractor. If I ever get out to the garage tonight, maybe I'll get the holes drilled through the washers for the upper/lower exhaust connection. It'll use the same gasket as the port, that way It's easy to get another one if nessesary.
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verfy good, cant wait to hear the baja going with that
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeMarch 30th 2014, 9:19 pm

Thanks. This is the second weekend in a row that I really didn't get anything done on this thing. Just when you think your not busy you end up having to do a bunch of other stuff. Anyway, I did get the holes drilled in the washers for the exhaust connection. Now I have all the pieces, they just need to be welded up.
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 5th 2014, 10:02 pm

Finally got some of this exhaust done. Needed a little extra turn, so I welded on another bend before cutting to length.
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Tacked to the Briggs flange.
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Upper section complete. Now I just have to make the last bend and merge into the lower section.
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looks good man, im jealous of that muffler...

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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 5th 2014, 10:51 pm

Thanks, hopefully I'll have the whole system done tommorrow. Minus the gaskets, which I didn't get yet.
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 14th 2014, 10:09 pm

Almost done with the exhaust...almost...Got the lower flange and final bend going, with the help of a magnet and piece of wood.
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Cut the lower pipe/megaphone section.
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Hammered and bent it into shape, just need to start welding it and do a little more hammering. Also, I need to add one more brace/hanger on the megaphone. Picked up a gallon of yellow rustoleum. I guess I'll just brush paint the frame with that.
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Neat! Now i just need to hear it. The true test.

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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 15th 2014, 2:16 am

Nice job on the exhaust. - Now we wanna hear it roar bounce 

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Nice work mr modified  What a Face 
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Video Video Video~!!!!  Laughing 
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T-Dub13 wrote:
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 15th 2014, 5:08 pm

Thanks, as soon as I get it welded up I'll get some video.
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 16th 2014, 8:38 am

Try mounting the GoPro in some foam or something to stop the transfer of the noise. Sounds like it's inside a washing machine on spin cycle. I want to hear more motor and less GGGGGGGGG lol! Laughing  Great vids though and the slo-mo is cool!  Wink 
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 16th 2014, 9:22 pm

Thanks for the comments.
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Try mounting the GoPro in some foam or something to stop the transfer of the noise.  Sounds like it's inside a washing machine on spin cycle.  I want to hear more motor and less GGGGGGGGG lol! Laughing  Great vids though and the slo-mo is cool!  Wink 

Yeah, I think there's a lot of vibration transfered from everything when it's mounted on the tractor.

I welded up the lower pipe so that the pipe itself is pretty much done. I just need to add a couple braces.
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I was worried that things were going to end up bent out of shape when I welded it, but it ended up pretty close.
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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 16th 2014, 9:53 pm

sick exhaust. you can tell some serious thought and fab went into that

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PostSubject: Re: BAJA SEARS BUILD   BAJA SEARS BUILD - Page 5 Icon_minitimeApril 16th 2014, 9:59 pm

I agree with will, came out great! The cupplet from washers is neat, i attempted that on my single cyl but i made it from sheet metal and it never sealed. More fab then what my duals have thats for sure

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Well thanks. I should be able to test it out this weekend. Should be pretty loud, we'll see.
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seems like it would be loud and throaty

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very impressed with the thought and quality of work, keep it up!
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Welded up the braces. I put the exhaust back on and tested it without gaskets just to see how it sounded. When I started putting it back together I remembered that I never went to buy them. At any rate, it is loud, but not like I imagined it would be. Has kind of a neat sound when you back off the throttle. Sort of sounds like the mustang in the bullitt movie. You can see a bunch of white powder from the welding blow out when I crank it over. Of course when I rev it...well that looks like a bit of smoke. I was actually hoping it smokes just a little, draws attention to where the exhaust exits. Also you can see the pipe jumps around a lot. I didn't tighten up the mounting bolts on the lower pipe.


I welded on a couple pieces of bed frame for the firewall/dash. This will hold your switches and junk, and also the back of the hood.
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Next I'll run a rod or piece of pipe from the top to the steering column. That should make a pretty rugged setup out of it. There won't be a whole lot of room to hide your wiring and starter solenoid under there, but I think it'll fit.
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i saw flames Very Happy

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That's intense= absolutely awesome
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Best sounding single cylinder I've ever heard!
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Thanks, it came out better than I expected it to.
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