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Down & Outs 15 38.46%
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Default Getting new pipes, which style looks better...

This winter before the next riding season starts I am getting a new set of pipes for the Sporty.

There are 2 styles I am looking at and have mocked them up in Photoshop.

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Slash Cuts...



I would be happy with either style, but I would like XLF'ers to chime in. You guys have an eye for this kind of thing.

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slash cut but they need to be shorter so get short shots instead..lol
seriously second pic slash cuts look best imo
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I agree, slash cuts.
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I prefer the down and outs on your mock up. Looks better with that front end.
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Slash cuts here, makes it look faster.
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Down and outs.
The slash cuts just look stale to me.
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I like the down and outs on it.
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I'm leaning toward the down and outs.
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I like the slash cuts. The down and outs upset the flow. The ends of them look like an after thought.
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Down and out's here. Just in my opinion they go with your bike.
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