The Jalopy Journal
Loved the video, @Rocky you need to swing up to my place sometime and say Hi.
Not that you could do this to an engine currently in use but another option if you are starting from scratch.
Electrolysis does a great job, I do it often on rusty blocks and it is amazing on how much stuff gets pulled out. Block needs to be degreased...
They are a completely different head.
There are a ton of castings. I have an inventory list but I plan to make them mechanically complete for now to eventually put...
I did the flow testing for Speedway. They spent a day at my shop taking pictures while I was evaluating all aspects of these heads.
I have the inventory that was left behind from the Holley buy out. I do not have any fuel system side of things but have a mountain of stacks and...
Guilty, been buried with work but I lurk once and awhile. Wish I had some time to get back to work on it. Heads work next!
I have one more of these Hilborn "Turbo Manifolds" for sale. Only about a dozen of these were ever produced so if you want something unique for...
Yes, Donovan Block and some unknown billet heads. To be used in the Out of Sight Camaro F/C.
Yes it does give more support however the reason behind the bushings in my case was for two reasons - A larger diameter lifter (.904, allows a...
Well, made some more progress again. Ordered a ARP stud kit and decided to hone the block.
Ended up going to a 3.940 bore which will...
I'll add this to it.
I have the option to roll it 1° or 1.5°. At 1° it's usually about .125 off, at 1.5° its .200 off and will end up around a 49cc from a 64cc. Not...
When you angle mill the head like this you have to machine the head bolt hole top flat again (parallel to deck).... ie spot face. That way the...
So I've been dancing around what cylinder head to go with on this engine. Been back and forth a bunch of different ways. I prefer to stay cast...
I don't shortcut, if that is what someone wants I'm not your guy. At least that I what I tell em.
Water passages are getting restricted, injected alcohol - 90% out there don't need to do this as its specific to what I'm doing.
Made some more progress finally. Got the block up on my decking fixture I made with a BHJ Block Tru. A 2" precision ground shaft goes through the...
If you don't want it I'd be interested in purchasing it. @Eh!Bob
I have lots of experience in this arena. The problem I see is what is technically deemed era correct for the class? Is it subjective to what one...
Well, I'll show you.
Its likely a custom piston.
Didn't know you knew Don Francis, great guy!
Another one of my projects.... 1965 327.
Call Howards Cams and ask for Ben Herheim - 920.233.5228 (wait till Monday as everyone is likely at the PRI Show).
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