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99-03 7.3L Exterior Discussion Body and Accessories Talk

View Poll Results: Should I put staright cut or Mitre cuts on my truck?
Straight 4 9.76%
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post #1 of 22 Old 05-18-2008, 11:12 AM Thread Starter
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Straight or Mitre

Which should I put on my truck? PS they will be black. Also 6 or 7 inch?

Those of you that are saying aussies, trust me I would love to have em but Im building these myself. Don't have any way to bend 6inch pipe so I could make ausies



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Hey, personally i would get aussies....i think the look super bada$$!

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Im gonna make them myself. Gotta save money for fuel. haha


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I voted straight since they are going to be black. They'll look like stove pipes! If chrome, then I'd vote mitre.

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Thats a good idea. Rollin coal out of the stove pipes


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haha i understand that, just filled up about 10 minutes ago....had to pay twice so i could fill all the way up! $116 with change! and thats at tje cheapest place i could find! 4.35 9/10 its getting rediculous!!!!!

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Its 4.50 here. 100 bucks filled me almost all the way from a 1/4 tank


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mitre's all the way!

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I had to vote for mitre's too.

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