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  1. Newb 350 questions

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hello men. Had a rough time with covid. Got two little guys at home. Haven't worked on my Nova in months. BUT after finally doing some research and thinking hard. I'm ready to spend some time and $$$$ on my Nova again. I've come up with the idea that I am going to pull my engine and tear it...
  2. Cylinder Head Recommendations

    Drivetrain & Performance
    So starting to assembly my freshly machined 30 over small block Chevy with stock rods and crank (all balanced). I am to the point soon that I need to figure out what to do for the top end and cam. I am pretty sure I am going to pick up an Edelbrock RPM Air Gap intake, but can't quite decide on...
  3. 195cc or 210cc intake runners

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Putting togethor a 406 4 bolt main small block. Wiseco flottop 10:1 pistons 30 over. Eagle steel h beam rods 6 inches long. Callies compstar magnum 3.750 stroke. Clevite h series bearings i havent picked a cam yet but it will be a solid roller. i want a street and strip car probly see the strip...
  4. trick flow heads gen 1

    Drivetrain & Performance
    hi everyone or anyone I own a 75 nova and im doing the top end got some tfs heads gen 1 heard bad things about the geometry like you have to have special rockers from comp but I got some nice Harland sharp rollers hoping they will work? also im looking for some one who has fabricated their own...
  5. New cylinder heads, better breathing

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Hi all, New here, been reading the forum for quite a while, just actually joined. From what I have heard, the best way to learn is to ask people who have more experience than you. So here I am. I have a 74 coupe, I have had it about a year or so. I have not really done much with the car...
  6. shaving sb cylinder heads

    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...
  7. Motor head, piston help/ cam

    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...
  8. 1998 Vortec Engine for a 65 Nova

    Drivetrain & Performance
    I have found a donor engine for the 65 Nova but I do not know if the price is good, bad or indifferent. Heck, I'm not sure if this will drop right in my Nova after the oil pan is swapped, electric fuel pump is hooked up, and the intake with carb is fitted. What I do know is that it has the set...
  9. Best setup for the buck

    Drivetrain & Performance
    what's up guys, question for ya. I'm in the process of rebuilding my 350 and wanna do it right and get the most for my dollar, so here's what I've got. Lunati 292 @ 480 cam stock block +30 stock crank stock rods Holley Street Avenger 670cfm Now here is where my questions come in I'm trying to...
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