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Sanderson Aluminum headers?

Discussion in 'The Garage' started by sled_dog, Jul 24, 2005.

  1. sled_dog

    sled_dog 1 ton status

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    My buddy sent me an Ebay link of a K10 in our area back home. It had Aluminum Sanderson headers on it. I can't find any mention of these units online, were they really made of aluminum? Anyone seen these or know where I can get the info? Sorry lost the Ebay link, I will try and locate it when I'm done with dinner.
     
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    ryoken Puppy Fabricator Premium Member GMOTM Winner

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    prolly someone being stupid.. can't imagine aluminum headers..

    i've been to the Sanderson site.. they do all the standards, plain steel, chrome, ceramic and stainless...
     
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    At one time Sanderson made cast iron headers. They are made similar to a stock manifold, but with much nicer curves and better flow characteristics. I don't think aluminum could take the heat...
     
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    yeah, they looked like cast pieces but they were ost certainly colored like brushed aluminum. Damnit< ic an't find the ebay ad.
     
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    they were probably ceramic coated or something that the guy thought they were aluminum. I figured they made them for like a yaer then someone realized, wait aluminum melts at 1200*, doh...
     

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