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Old 09-13-2007, 02:42 PM
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What the heck is the differance between the 2?
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H pipe the configuration of the midpipe makes an H. This produces a deeper, throatier sound.
X pipe the confirguration of the midpipe makes an X. This produces a raspier, higher pitched sound.

X pipe typically yields a couple more HPs than H. It's a matter of preference as far as sound goes. I wanted the flow of an X and the sound of an H, so I went with the Prochamber, which is the best of both worlds.
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one pipe has an X in the middle and the other has a H. Usually the H gives more of a 60's muscle car sound. The X gives a European race car sound, but the X usually make about 3 hp more. but they both sound awasome in my oppion.
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The x makes more power because of its flow. One exhaust stroke exits the exhaust out the manifold to the midpipe. If its an X pipe, the exhaust goes through the midpipe and crosses to the other side. That exhaust coming from 1 bank creates a vacuum on the other bank and theoretically pulls exhaust from the other bank. Its called the scavenging effect, since the X pipe creates a vacuum and pulls the exhaust out, it "flows better," giving more power...
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What the heck is the differance between the 2?

the difference between the two - the X pipe has had 2839745 threads started about it,while the H has only 2839744.

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h is old schoolmuscle car
x ismodern muscle car
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