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Are they still a thing? Can't say that I see them in my neck of the woods.
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They're stock on most bikes these days. Even the V Rods had them. You can't see them... but they're definitely a thing and pretty consistent in their use.

But yeah, you can get stacks from quite a few places for our bikes too.

https://www.bisonmotorsports.com/sea...velocity+stack

https://www.dkcustomproducts.com/spo...ms-c189-68.htm

There's even this funky thing that has a removable stack for some reason.

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Have been thinking about putting one on a big power build. Hmmmmm.
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IMO, a velocity stack only belongs at the drag strip... if that

Unless you are just a masochist who wants to ruin an expensive engine with dust, dirt and debris. In which case... go for it!

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There is that element too. I'm just having problems deciding some of the details for the build I will be doing. I just am not seeing any air cleaner systems that is doing it for me. Looks and performance are important for the project.
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Thank you. My filter is overdue for a cleaning.
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There are some good deals on stock air filter elements on ebay.
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my 83 XR has them inside the K&N's
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