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Still have not built an engine yet.
Still have a 265 candidate which would be coupled with truck 4spd and 3.23 diff.
Or a 225 Slant 6,...
My AMC heavy mother of a fucher to carry out of a basement, and Im near 60 YO.
Decorated it a bit. But much more to go yet.[ATTACH]
Yes, is there a better way????
Freshly painted sign today.
A good Hotrod Friend did the work, as there is no way I could.
Montana Dodge boys.
Turbo charged and a custom.Edgy F head.
Pedro Hendrickson built.
1 of my favorite.
Okay you wanna see some serious Chrysler flathead 6 performance.
George Asche built of AoK racing.
The 33 Plymouth has a 230 and the dragster has...
Thanx all for your posts.
I was able to make room for the fork today.
So a slave cyl or cable might work.
Biggest hurdle on this project I tell ya..
Yes been searching its a Moog 397 and 315
Hey all, is it possible to get a driveshaft made where the slip yolk (from a 727) tube is near 3.25 and the rear yolk and flange is small and...
Hey all, have a question about "hydro throwout bearings", it's very likely I need to use this type of system on a build I've undertaken.
So 36 votes for a 265 flattie and 18 for a Slant 6.
Thats 2 to 1..
So how many of you voters have experienced both engine choices?
Or those who...
In Canada no shorter 230 INDs all 250 or 265.
The Slant 6 was if bourse a modern improved OHV engine.
6 intake ports
Steel crank and rods
Full flow oil filtration
225 is fairly long stroke...
Not hard in the least bit.
Waterpumps, fuel pumps, gaskets, you name it buy at local parts store or Rock Auto.
Distributor I have lots of them and...
28 votes 265 flattie and 17 225 Slanty.
Yes they are rugged old brutes.
Slants ard near bullet proof tough too.
In fact it ranks #6 of 10 all time best engines in the world.
I know Brother I know...LOL
Massey Harris, White, and Cockshutt. Canadian built stuff had 250 or 265s, USA built could be the smaller 230 Industrial or a 250/265
Thanx Rod yes the truck is near 3500 lbs and well as aerodynamic as a grain bin.
Even with the tired 228 she will chug along in 4th gear at slower...
So here is the info on a complete rebuild of these engines.
Complete job you drop iff engine and pickup rebuilt.
In the USA 3200 to 4000.
No I get it of course these things happen.
Was this a high mile engine?
Running high RPM on a hot day?
Thanks I appreciate your comments.
Interesting Poll shows 8 to 1 favor for a 265 flattie over a more modern 225 Slant 6....
Care to share on this I'm all ears.
Now the slant has 4 mains but biggins like a 440.
Just never heard this issue.
Chrysler flathead 6s...
In a C series truck?
Hey Brother from Down Under, 2 things while the 265 Aussie Hemi is a great engine it ain't in the running in my project. Wish it were but nah not...
Hey Fellas, cast your vote please...
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