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Take a steel tube about 1/14 dia 18" long place in end of exhaust hold tube with right hand and large hammer in the other hand, call wife and get her to sit on bike holding front brake lever tight as if her life depended on now smash the end of the pipe until you feel it go you will know it has gone cause you can shine a torch in side and see that you have smashed a washer out of the way to reveal a nice open de-baffled pipe. wife was out when i did mine , so thick heavy duty zip ties round brake and throttle and front wheel in a corner.

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