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Old 10-21-2011, 01:23 AM
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283 help

ok i have an old 1961-1963 chevrolet 283 small block and i had it all checked out the guy at the machine shop said that he was surprised at how great my engine was for how old it is when i took the pan off to my amazement every thing was tight and no slaping any where what i have tho is a short block with no heads now would 416 heads be good or bad thank u for your time

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Old 10-21-2011, 02:39 AM
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416 casting heads are the most recommended heads for the 283 mouse.
They`ll work great.
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Old 10-21-2011, 05:35 AM
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they would work if thats what you want to go with. i would go with e-street edelbrock if you are willing to spend the money.
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Old 10-23-2011, 06:54 PM
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well i already have the 416 heads another questoin is what rering kit should i go with thats all she needs
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If all it needs is a re ring i would use what ever the machine shop recommended and.buy thru them. That is if you are having them do.the honing.
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