Originally Posted by some call me...tim
But yeah, I agree, it's spendy for just a change in sound and maybe a little HP. Especially so for the Arrow.
For me the only reason to buy an aftermarket exhaust is if I can find one that is narrower and allows me to pull in the luggage rack / cases. But even there - a few hundred bucks for one inch saved isn't really worth it. Only if you plan to keep your bike looooooooooong, which I generally don't ...