repacking fmf silencer

agitt73

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#1
i repacked my silencer on my kdx 200
i used less packing and left it loser
than factory it seems to be not as loud
dose this affect the power in any way

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Just a guess, but it's probably along the same lines as insulating a home. The tighter you pack it the less effective it is. I'd say you did the right thing (IMO).

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#3
The main effect of too-loose packing on my FMF is loss of bottom end power.


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