Originally Posted by Wolfinwolfsclothing
+1...IPE quality is absolute garbage...especially when you consider the price. Plus, its way too raspy sounding.
Couldn't be further from the truth. The quality is quite good. With the exception of very few such as Eisenmann and Akrapovic, it's better than most out there.
Someone stated they had a friend with a cracked x pipe from IPE, but I've not yet seen a failure personally.