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      12-09-2012, 01:07 PM   #8
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Originally Posted by supergan8 View Post
interested in the exhaust but is there anyway to remove the flat black paint on the tips to make it looks like the original titanium finish?
It could be removed but would of course require a fair amount of effort to replicate the original finish. The easiest option would be a brushed or polished finish. Akra's matte finish is likely achieved via bead blasting (I'm basing this on my experience with ti bike frames).
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