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#2459261 - 03/01/18 02:51 AM In the shed
ozymaxwedge Offline
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Registered: 09/04/15
Posts: 1058
Loc: Australia
There is a bit going on realcrazy
440 on the right is a 11.5-1 10.90 engine that has been rebuilt and is going back in my sons Valiant, we did have the 547 (middle) in it for a year of fun and getting a 9.99@135 pass in thumbs
Engine in the Barracuda is a 528 roller cam (10.10@135) thing that has crapped a lifter and cam so the 547 in the middle is getting bearings and all the top end off the 528 then going into the Barracuda.
The 528 will then get freshened and I will have to make a choice between roller again or flat tappet.
Mocked up Max Wedge is a 67 HP 440 .030 block that I just scored for $50, about $40 usd .
The bonus of all this is I get to spend a lot of time in the shed with my son, priceless up

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#2459264 - 03/01/18 03:13 AM Re: In the shed [Re: ozymaxwedge]
Dave Hall Offline
top fuel

Registered: 01/21/08
Posts: 2004
Loc: Cotati, CA
You don't have to go whacko to run a roller cam. Something with .660 to .700 lift and they are phenomenal in power and reliability. Looks great! Keep crackin'! up

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#2459270 - 03/01/18 04:39 AM Re: In the shed [Re: ozymaxwedge]
tex013 Offline
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Registered: 03/27/09
Posts: 1839
Loc: Sydney,Australia
Should be out on track this weekend then , hey

Tex
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New best MPH 130.32
Finally fitted a solid cam,
stepped it up a bit more
3690lbs through the mufflers
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#2459794 - 03/02/18 03:20 AM Re: In the shed [Re: tex013]
383man Offline
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Registered: 01/19/03
Posts: 26956
Loc: Balt. Md
Looks like fun. grin wave Ron
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#2459814 - 03/02/18 06:50 AM Re: In the shed [Re: ozymaxwedge]
sgcuda Offline
master

Registered: 01/28/05
Posts: 4070
Loc: Charlotte, North Carolina
Building a lot of nice stuff, and a lot of good memories.
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#2460306 - 03/02/18 11:03 PM Re: In the shed [Re: ozymaxwedge]
RoadRunnerLuva Offline
master

Registered: 01/31/03
Posts: 3004
Loc: Michigan
"Mocked up Max Wedge is a 67 HP 440 .030 block that I just scored for $50, about $40 usd".

Hmmmm....wonder where I can score somthing like this...oh yeah, guess only
in Aussie land. Or build a time machine... work
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"Get busy living or get busy dying"....

1972 Plymouth Duster...418ci Stroker Small Block
1973 Dodge Charger SE Brougham...400 Magnum Big Block (SOLD)
1971 Plymouth Duster...360 4bbl (SOLD)
1970 Dodge Challenger...340 4bbl (SOLD)
1969 Dodge Dart...440 Big Block (SOLD) Burn't up in a fire
1969 Chrysler 300 Convertible...440 Big Block (SOLD)
1968 Dodge Dart Custom...318 4bbl (SOLD) Smashed/wrecked
1998 Dodge Dakota R/T 5.9 Magnum
2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee 4.0

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