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  1. Drivetrain & Performance
    Hi, i have a 327 with the 72cc cylinder heads in my 74 nova and i want to shave them down a bit. engine isn't bored but i wold like to some time maybe probably .30 over. i also want to keep the 327 crank. i don't to shave them down so much that when i bore it. i all have to run race fuel. i...
  2. Drivetrain & Performance
    HAVE A 350 70010 BLOCK: TRW H6179 050 32401 PISTON DOMED HEADS 3998993 NEW SLEEVES FOR GUIDES, WITH 202 VALVES INSTALLED HAVE RIGHT NOW A VICTOR jr INTAKE WITH FRONT GALLEY CUT AWAY FULL OPEN FRONT OF PLENUM. A 750 HOLLEY, MECH SEC. QUESTION: LIFT, HOW MUCH CAN VALVES LIFT? WITH OUT...
  3. Drag Racing Forum
    I have a top end built 350 in my 77 Nova. My question is what pistons, rings, rods, bearings, and crankshaft would I need to build this engine to withstand a 200 shot of No2 approximately 10 times a month during the racing season? It would be most helpful if you could include jegs part...
  4. Drivetrain & Performance
    I just completed a swap in my 77 from a six to a 350 sbc carb. Went to fire it finally and I'm not getting any compression in any cylinders. The 350 was torn down to the block and had been rebuilt not too long ago so I don't think all the rings could be bad. Thinking its the timing gear settings...
  5. Drivetrain & Performance
    So after replacing bad lifters in a stock 194 with 51K original miles, I tightened everything down, got 'er to TDC and set the distributor up accordingly. I had the timing roughly dialed in (8 degrees of advance) and fired her up. She started easily but idled roughly. I set to work dialing the...
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