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Old 02-22-2005, 03:12 PM
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Default Touring Fishtail Pipes

I am interested in installing Samson 33" straight fishtail pipes on my 03 Road Glide. Anyone with experience ?


Does anyone know if the old FL Rocket style pipes can be de-baffled?
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Old 02-23-2005, 10:46 PM
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Default RE: Touring Fishtail Pipes

Don't know about the rockets, but I ran a single fishtail on my Shovel. The sound was different and I liked it.
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Default RE: Touring Fishtail Pipes

Skip is right when he says the sound of fishtails is "different".
And you may not like it. Try to find someone whose bike has them, and give a listen before you buy.
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Default RE: Touring Fishtail Pipes

I'm runnin' Samson fishtails on my FLHT. They are straight through drag pipes. I put small baffles in them when I did the install. I love the way they sound. Kinda sound like glasspacks on a hotrod.
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