Universal Stainless Steel Hot Rod Kit (10512) by Borla®. Fabricate your own custom exhaust system with the same parts Borla uses for its own award winning systems. You get the same patented flow through muffler design for increased performance with a deep, throaty exhaust note; mandrel bent exhaust pipes for the least restriction, and 100% aircraft quality austenitic stainless steel construction for long lasting durability.
Notes: To choose the appropriate exhaust tip, you need to know the diameter and length of your exhaust pipe. The diameter of the tailpipe should be measured to match the Inlet size of the exhaust tip.
- Includes everything necessary to build a complete custom exhaust system
- Increased exhaust flow for better performance
- Deeper exhaust note at cruise with a definite aggressive sound during acceleration
- Patented straight-through muffler design reduces backpressure while absorbing sound waves
- Mandrel-bent stainless steel tubes with diameters optimized for reduced restriction while maintaining exhaust gas speed
- Made from the finest austenitic stainless steel for long-lasting durability
- All welded construction
- Backed by the exclusive Borla Million-Mile warranty
- Proudly made in the USA
It’s easy to order a complete exhaust system when you can supply the usual make, model and year. But what if you have a custom car or a hot rod of your own creation? In the past you had to scrounge around at the local parts store, trying to find pipes and mufflers that would all fit together. And forget about performance or getting parts made of quality stainless steel!
Well those days are over thanks to Borla’s Universal Hot Rod Kit. Now you can get all the raw material Borla uses for its own systems so you can fabricate your own custom high performance, stainless steel 2 ½” exhaust system. You get 2 Turbo XL Mufflers, Two 5 ft. sections of stainless steel tubing, Four 45 degree bends, Four U-bends, Two 90 degree bends, Two 3” Phantom exhaust tips, and even 4 clamps and 4 universal hangers.
The patented straight through muffler design reduces restriction and increases exhaust gas velocity, making sure each cylinder is completely evacuated to make room for the incoming charge. This design absorbs the sound waves without disturbing the power waves, in contrast to the chambered mufflers used by most aftermarket companies. Chambered mufflers use partitions or baffles to subdue sound waves, which also creates backpressure and reduces power.
The shape and diameter of the exhaust tubing is optimized for volume and exhaust gas velocity. Borla mandrel bends the stainless steel tubing for smooth bends and to make sure the pipe maintains its size and shape throughout the entire length. Tubes that aren’t mandrel bent can lose a significant percentage of their diameter in sharp bends.
But improved performance is only part of what you want in an aftermarket exhaust system, because all the horsepower in the world won’t matter if it doesn’t sound right. There’s no need to worry with a Borla system. They have many years of automotive acoustical experience and the company is staffed with automotive enthusiasts just like you that listen and drive cars to make sure your system has the right sound to go with the power.
However, the best power and sound is meaningless if the exhaust system rots away in a few years. Borla uses the finest materials and construction techniques to make sure this won’t happen. They use austenitic stainless steel for their systems, which contains high levels of nickel and chromium, to resist corrosion. This material is harder than the lower grade stainless steel used by the OEM manufacturers, yet is very ductile. It can also be polished to a high luster, perfect for a custom car. The muffler contains a stainless steel perforated tube wrapped with several layers of stainless steel sound absorbing material and a layer of ceramic sound absorbing, high temperature material, all contained in a fully welded stainless steel shell.
Borla is so confident in the quality of this kit that it’s guaranteed against defects in materials and workmanship for one million miles.782.99Brand: Borla Part Number: 10512 UPC: 808422105125
Borla® is the leading manufacturer of stainless steel performance exhaust products. The company began three decades ago making exhaust systems for concours classic Rolls Royce and Ferrari models, and gradually evolved to become the premier manufacturer of performance exhaust products for street, off-road and racing. Borla pioneered many improvements in the design of performance exhaust systems, holds several patents for innovative exhaust system technology, and has won numerous “Best New Product” awards. Today the company operates a state of the art research and development center in Oxnard, California, and makes all of its products at a world-class manufacturing facility in Johnson City, Tennessee.Product Reviews (1)
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It gives very nice look to my truck. I like the sound!2 people found this review helpful.Was this review helpful for you? YesNoShare this review:
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