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Old 09-15-2008, 06:09 PM   #1
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I have a small dent in my pipe. Its a dual chambered pipe NR #2052. Is it possible to fill it up with water and stick in the freezer to get the dent out (just like you can do for dirt bike exhausts) or will it mess up the chamber system
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Old 09-15-2008, 06:11 PM   #2
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do it, my Nova pipes think the freezer is home
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what did you use to cap it off strong tape or something?
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Works fine I've tried it 2 times already. Just make sure you plug up all of the holes ( I use pieces of wine bottle cork).

If it's a really big dent you might need to do it twice.
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this is good to hear
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Old 09-15-2008, 07:24 PM   #6
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I would not do it, after one or two times it warps the pipe.Put a pair of channel locks in a vise up side down with handles in the air and slipe the pipe onto one handle and you can work the dent out nicely.
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It actually works very good. If the dent is in the coupler end of the pipe you might be able to push it out, you will have to heat it first.

But if the dent is closer to the stinger end freezing it works better. I fixed mine this past saturday and it looks great.
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Old 09-16-2008, 08:44 PM   #8
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Maybe i need to show you!!!
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It works on my MEGA pipe before...just make sure DO NOT do it more then 2 times and try to make the pipe back to the original form. 1 time, I did too much the pipe expended too much it crack at the bottom....

1 thing I would like to know...WHAT to use to cap the end of the pipe..? I use some screw to cap the stinger and the pressure niple, but I still don't have a perfect solution to cap the end of the pipe...
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Use the dust caps for the engines like this one http://kamikazercracing.com/proddeta...?prod=22884250
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Ive heard potato makes a good cap
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Old 09-16-2008, 11:42 PM   #12
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Maybe I need to show you.

You need to keep an eye on it, I did mine in about 6 hours, and I checked it once every hour.
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Maybe you can show me how to drive also
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ive froze many pipes, some twice, and they look brand new
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Maybe you can show me how to drive also

Dude, what the hell is your problem? I cant help it if you cant spell. Or take joke.
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