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Old 02-21-2016, 04:46 PM
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Default 84 coupe sport 355 swap

getting ready to build a fresh 355 out of a 68 camero block with eagle replacement crank,eagle 5.7 ibeam rods, 508/508 lift hydr flat tap cam,all king bearings, proform 3/8 1.5 full roller rockers,hyp. speed pro flat top pistons should be 10.4.1comp.with 64cc chamber heads already have 462 double humps but need to be machined to 2.02 1.06 which ive been calling around and im looking at anywhere $500-$700 so im looking into aftermarket aluminum heads for about same price if not just a litlle more moneys tight just want some suggestions on with the route ive chosen so far how would this set up do anything i should change now or will my HP be a pretty decent amount also have a new ACC BOSS HOG 2800-3200 stall for th350 with gm 10 bolt w/3:73 posi with 275/60/15r on the rear
 
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Old 02-21-2016, 04:51 PM
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Welcome to the MCF. I'm sorry I don't have the tech knowledge to help you with your questions, but check back on your thread to see what our talented experienced motor member's post.

Sounds like a great/challenging `project. Keep us updated & Good Luck
 

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Old 02-21-2016, 04:54 PM
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thanks buddy looking forward to being a part of this forum im a monte crazy
 
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Old 02-21-2016, 05:02 PM
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Hi `Josh, maybe (?) the below links may help you `if you haven't already seen them ? I hope they help. Good Luck




www.superchevy.com › ... › How To › Engines & Drivetrain


Check out how we get 467 HP out of a 355 Chevy Small Block Engine with parts you could all get at Summit Racing, only at Chevy High Performance Magazine. ... 355 wasbuilt for less than $4,000, a 550hp Mouse could easily cost twice as ...




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Chevy 350 Engine Build - The Chump Change Challenge. In These ..... The final bill for our 400hp build up checked in at $1,155, including the cost of the motor. We were ....Chevrolet 355 Engine Build - Chevy High Performance. Read the ...




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Read the tech article on a 355-Cubic-Inch Chevy Engine Buildup, brought to you by the experts at Chevy High Performance Magazine.




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May 15, 2015 - The cost of cylinder heads can quickly consume the lion's share of anyengine ... To make sure we did it right we hauled all the parts over to Don Lee Auto, in Rancho Cucamonga, California. Small Block Chevy Engine .... At WestechPerformance we strapped the newly revitalized 355to the Superflow dyno, ...




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Sep 1, 2006 - Can you Build a 500hp Small-Block Chevy That Runs on Pump Gas for About $5000? ... with a 3.75-inch-stroke crank cost the same to build as 350-basedengines. ... spot in budget, performance, small-block Chevy engine building. ...Although pricier than a built-from-scratch engine, CHP's short-block ...


 
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Old 02-21-2016, 05:08 PM
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read some of these but will look into the others thanks
im new to motor building this will actually be my very first for top to bottom just curious how my parts choices have been so far or am i shooting myself in the foot in certain areas
 

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