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      08-04-2011, 02:26 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Cal@Sonic MS View Post
Generally speaking, the more surface area (ie: larger filter) translates to higher air flow, so technically - yes.
No, this is not necessarily true, only if the smaller filter is actually a restriction. It could be, but it's not necessarily true. More surface area in general is better, but only if it's not enough. (assuming similar flowing filter mediums, which the AFE and MS should be)
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