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  1. 1966 2 Door Sedan Amateur Build

    1st & 2nd Generation Chevy II/Nova's
    I'm starting this post to try and get some insight on moving forward with my project and show progress on the build. But before I get to that, just want to say thanks for everyone on this site putting out good info that I've been utilizing so far. I picked up this car last winter. A few owners...
  2. 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...
  3. Billet Aluminum Thermostat Housings

    Eddie Motorsports
    Attention Chevy fans: form meets function with Eddie Motorsports new billet aluminum thermostat housing. Not only does this CNC-machined piece of 6061 T6 aluminum look fantastic in several finishes, but it features a 360-degree swivel design for proper hose alignment. There is an 80-degree...
  4. Ground up 383 build first start up.

    3rd Generation Chevy II/Nova's
    Hello everyone. Just started this thing up on Saturday. Due to budgetary constraints and limited time from a Navy life, it took a year and a half to complete. Hand made from start stand casters to air filter. It wasn't a perfect start, but I've at least gotten through the cam break in. I cropped...
  5. Over heating issues

    Cooling and Heating
    I've been having heat issues for as long as i can remember. Im finally getting fed up enough to get help. I will post a picture but for now i have a large transmission cooler and its right in front of my radiator and im starting to think that i might not be getting enough air flow, i appreciate...
  6. My 1967 SS 4spd build

    1st & 2nd Generation Chevy II/Nova's
    Finally downloaded some pics of my build which I started in August, probably would have left in running had I known it wasn't going to rain this winter!:(:( When done it will have all the DSE goodies (boxes already stacked in my garage) Autogear M22W with a 406 SBC. Motor built by my neighbor...
  7. SBC tall valve covers

    Originality
    I've searched for days and have found nothing i liked. I've got a '64 327 that i'll be putting in my '63 SS Nova and i would really like the old school corvette valve covers.Black, fins and the emblem on top but i cant find any in a "Tall" version. Even plain black valve covers with the fins on...
  8. 350 No Compression in all cylinders

    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...
  9. Roto master/Accel turbosonic SBC turbo kit Info

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Info needed please!! any help with info on an Old school 70s turbo kit for small block chevy, Turbo is Rotomaster /air research .58, I have seen the Monte on youtube with similiar set up, I also have the factory rotomaster blow off valve ,everything looks original but would like to maybe find a...
  10. Sbc engie build

    Drivetrain & Performance
    SO I HAVE 10k TO BUILD A RADICAL ENGINE BUT DONT KNOW THAT I SHOULD BUILD, DOES ANY ONE HAVE A SBC BIULD IN THAT PRICE RANGE.. THE MORE POWER THE BETTER. I WOULD LIKE TO STAY PUMP GAS!!!!!!!!!
  11. new Comp cam installed and running (video)

    Drivetrain & Performance
    Thanks to the board helping me with my cam selection. I have finally got around to shooting a video of it idling. I wanted to post the video for those who are thinking of a cam swap and was wondering what different specs sound like. This is my setup: 1964 Chevy II. SBC, L98 Alum. heads, Comp...
  12. Sbc build ??

    Drivetrain & Performance
    i have a sb400 4 bolt main block and have alumn pro 1 dart heads (dont know the specs) they were sold to me for $200 so i had to buy them. but i want to make 600hp on pump gas, can anyone give me any advice on building the bottom end? i have about $2k to spend on the rotating assembly.
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