X-Pipes and Y-pipes
X Pipe is an indispensable element for the exhaust of V6, V8, and V12 engines
X-Pipe is an essential element in the exhaust system of V-type engines. It accelerates the exhaust outlet and equalizes the pressure between the exhaust pipes. It has a beneficial effect on power and torque gains, further silencing the exhaust and giving it an interesting sound.
The X-Pipe mid-pipe is located between the catalytic converter and muffler and plays an important role in equalizing the flow of exhaust gases from the engine. A more consistent flow leads to better performance.
X-Pipe or Y-Pipe which component to choose for the exhaust system?
There are different types of mid-pipes, with Y, H, and X being the most commonly used. These pipes will improve performance and sound, but each has advantages and disadvantages depending on your exhaust system upgrade goals.
The X-pipe is the most popular type of center joint for customizing an exhaust system. As the name suggests, this component connects two pipes that cross in the middle to form the letter X. For this reason, they are also called crossover exhaust pipes.
Most high-performance cars use the X-pipe because it provides much more torque and power than the H or Y option. This is because the X solution allows the exhaust gases to merge in waves from the engine cylinders at the intersection point when the two pipes meet. The result is a smoother, freer flow of exhaust pressure and less back pressure, leading to greater efficiency.
In addition, X-pipe provide excellent sound effects, usually producing a high tone with a slight harshness. X-pipe may be the best choice if you want a loud exhaust and high performance.
X-Pipe products available at FMIC
- X-Pipe made of aluminized steel (SS409), so it keeps a very low weight, are available at very affordable prices. Available in 57, 63, and 76mm diameters
- X-Pipe Fmic.PRO from the "welding porn" series Artfully, hand-welded in an argon chamber, they impress with their appearance - beautiful, colorful welds, as well as extremely precise workmanship. Stainless steel elbows cut on a CNC machine, are perfectly fitted together - without burrs, faults, etc., they form a perfect passage. High gloss finish combined with colorful welds guarantee an amazing visual effect. It is made of high-quality 304 stainless steel. Available in diameters 51, 57, 60, 63, and 76mm
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