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Forum: Engine Tech
04-05-2010, 05:21 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,662
Posted By CHEVYMATT

cam

well I am hoping it runs strongs than that. the engine with a flat tappet solid cam 270/276 .050 646 646 on a 110 installed at 109 with a 3500 converter in a 69 camaro ran 11.07 @ 124 .
I am hoping...
Forum: Engine Tech
04-05-2010, 07:29 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,662
Posted By CHEVYMATT

cam card

the cam is a lunati voodoo 60234
what is your thoughts on the cam . should Ileave it at a 105 installed straight up or maybe retard it some.
my current chain only has 4 degree advance or retard...
Forum: Engine Tech
04-04-2010, 04:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,662
Posted By CHEVYMATT

498 bbc what do you guys think. throw some thoughts at me.

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I have a 498 bbc 4.320 bme 50 cc dome 4.25 sysco crank/ 6.385 crower h-beam rods, combo installed .011 out of deck...
01-03-2009, 05:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 324
Posted By CHEVYMATT

vortec 305 to 350 conversion and cam swap?

I HAVE A 1996 GMC FULL SIZE VAN AND ENGINE IS KNOCKING. I MIGHT REBUILD THE 305 BECAUSE IT'S ALL THERE BUT I MOGHT FIND A 350 TO INSTALL INSTEAD ..IS THERE ANYTHING THAT WILL NEED SWAPPED OR WILL IT...
Forum: Engine Tech
10-21-2008, 04:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,441
Posted By CHEVYMATT

WE FIGURE IT WEIGHS ABOUT 3000 BUT THAT ALL...

WE FIGURE IT WEIGHS ABOUT 3000 BUT THAT ALL GUESS. WE HAVE YET TO WEIGH IT.
WE NEED TO GET TO BETTER TRACK AND TEST IT LIKE MILAN.
I STILL FELL THAT A OVAL PORT INTAKE PORT MATCH IS JUST A...
Forum: Engine Tech
10-21-2008, 03:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,441
Posted By CHEVYMATT

INTAKE QUESTION ON REC PORT BB2X HEADS WITH OVAL VICTOR

RECENTLY BUILT A 565 BBC WITH A 400TH AND 5200 CONVERTER . IT IS IN A 84 MUSTANG . BEST RUN AT LAPEER DRAGWAY IS 10.02 WITH A 1.48 60 FT .
MY QUESTION IS WHAT IS THE ULTIMATE INTAKE TO RUN ON THIS...
Forum: Transmission
08-18-2008, 06:12 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,339
Posted By CHEVYMATT

fairbanks torque converter.

i can get a 8 inch fairbanks converter for 300.00 and it's new?
is fairbanks a quality converter.
i can get a precision industries 8 inch converter for 400.00
i can also get a stage 2 8 inch tci...
Forum: Transmission
08-15-2008, 02:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i will probably change gear to a 4.56 and up...

i will probably change gear to a 4.56 and up converter to 5000+. i have a few engine mods in mind for the winter . up compression and step up the cam a bit in duration and lift.
thanks for the advise
Forum: Transmission
08-14-2008, 05:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 771
Posted By CHEVYMATT

what gear or trans

I WENT TO TRACK FINALLY.
MY TRUCK WENT 11.67 @ 115 HAD A 1.65 60 FOOT AND A 7.50 1/8 TH AND CROSSED FINISH LINE AT 6250RPM'S
SHOULD I KEEP THE POWERGLIDE AND INCREASE THE GEAR RATIO FROM 4.10...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-14-2008, 05:19 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 6,079
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i have a friend who built a 406 sbc wuth new afr...

i have a friend who built a 406 sbc wuth new afr heads was very detailed in his build.
he as well has a leak around head studs so he removed the heads bought new gaskets and arp thread sealant and...
Forum: Engine Tech
08-05-2008, 05:29 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 755
Posted By CHEVYMATT

bowtie 18 deree heads?

i have a chance to buy a pair of bowtie part number 10134352 aluminum heads . they have seats and guides . they look like they will flow huge. anyway does anyone have any good info one these heads...
Forum: Transmission
08-04-2008, 02:45 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 762
Posted By CHEVYMATT

gear change or trans change

i have a 91 s10 with a 406 that i shift out at 6700 it has a 28 inch tire with 4.10 gear and a powerglide. but im thinking of improving my out of the hole . do you guys think i should increase my...
Forum: Engine Tech
07-29-2008, 04:31 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,213
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i would either run out to autozone and pick up a...

i would either run out to autozone and pick up a stick on balancer degree tape your your size balancer or . take the diameter of your balancer and multiply it by 3.14.
for example a 8 inch balancer...
Forum: Engine Tech
07-29-2008, 03:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By CHEVYMATT

thank you.

thank you.
Forum: Engine Tech
07-27-2008, 05:27 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 696
Posted By CHEVYMATT

where in michigan can i get brad penn oil

i live betwen flint and detroit and im looking to get some brad penn 20/50 does anyone carry it somewhat locally
thank you
Forum: Engine Tech
07-15-2008, 02:46 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 632
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i used one of those brackets and it works great ....

i used one of those brackets and it works great . nice product
Forum: Engine Tech
07-13-2008, 06:33 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,843
Posted By CHEVYMATT

thanks i have a 28/12.50/15 et street . my...

thanks
i have a 28/12.50/15 et street .
my thoughts are to try the 4.88 gear and bring her out hard . my convertor is about 4500 but when cruising at 2700 rpm and whack the throttle it flashes to...
Forum: Engine Tech
07-13-2008, 05:10 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,843
Posted By CHEVYMATT

well doing a tran swap in the truck will only...

well doing a tran swap in the truck will only take 2-3 hours but i still have to build the tranny. but i have enough tuff parts to make a nice manual shift th350 but if im going to shell out cash for...
Forum: Engine Tech
07-12-2008, 09:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 4,843
Posted By CHEVYMATT

406 s10 powerglide or th350 or gear swap

I HAVE A 406 SBC IT HAS DISHED PISTONS TO MAKE IT A 10.25 TO 1 CR IT HAS 5.7 HBEAMS.MOTOWN 220 HEADS AND PORT MATCHED INTAKE. 253/261 @.050 WITH 585/595 WITH 1.6 ROCKERS SOLID FLAT TAPPET
I...
Forum: Engine Tech
07-09-2008, 08:01 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 923
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i had similar situation when i jumped the...

i had similar situation when i jumped the solonoid from the positive post off the starter and installed a ford type solonoid on the firewall that way i had zero power wires at starter when running ....
Forum: Engine Tech
07-09-2008, 02:27 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,307
Posted By CHEVYMATT

oil pressure is always above 50 when off idle but...

oil pressure is always above 50 when off idle but at idle in gear hot is only around 15-25. i'll try 20/50 and see the differance.. thank you
Forum: Engine Tech
07-08-2008, 07:46 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,307
Posted By CHEVYMATT

i am running a stp short and 6 qts in a stock pan...

i am running a stp short and 6 qts in a stock pan with hv pump
Forum: Engine Tech
07-08-2008, 06:38 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 4,307
Posted By CHEVYMATT

oil pressure ? oil brand and wieght?

I HAVE 406 SBC THAT HAS SOME TIME ON AND OFF TRACK. MY SITUATION IS IT STARTS UP WITH 70PSI OIL PRESSURE AT 1000 RPM IN PARK WITH VALVALENE 10/40 BUT WHEN IT WARMS UP TO 180-200 IT HOLDS 25 OR LESS....
07-07-2008, 07:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,675
Posted By CHEVYMATT

thanks

thanks for the site it will come in handy
07-07-2008, 01:49 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,675
Posted By CHEVYMATT

1150 dominator no power valve?

i bought a 1150 hp dominator from a swap and it looks in good condition. i dont recall the numbers but it did come up as a 1150hp
anyway i removed the bowls to check power valves and jetting and...
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