K&N air filter

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K&N air filter

Postby Garyjohndavies » Fri Jun 12, 2020 12:17 pm

K&N filter wanted for SU H1F44 carburettor .


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Re: K&N air filter

Postby geoberni » Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:23 pm

Forgive my ignorance of such things, but don't K&N do a variety of filters, Cones, Round, Oval, all of which could come in the right fitting to go on that carb?
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Re: K&N air filter

Postby panky » Fri Jun 12, 2020 2:32 pm

My advise would be to fit a Mini air box with a K&N element inside. The K&N cone filter is very noisy and I soon tired of it, fitted the Mini item as described and a lot quieter with no obvious drop off in performance.
Kieth Calver wrote a very interesting article comparing the K&N cone with a standard air box and one with extra holes drilled in it. From what I remember the K&N cone didn't perform as well as the other two.

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