Originally Posted by ap72
That cam is used as a cheap hotrod cam for a lot of mild 350's. It works great with just headers and a mild stall but will do much better in your more complete build. There are plenty of videos on youtube of people that have used that cam- I suggest you check them out and talk to the owners to get their 2 cents. I like it as a low buck cam, but other people may have more to say about it.
274h06 - YouTube
crane 274h06 elgin e1785pm cam - YouTube
FWIW the e1785pm and 274h06 are the same cam- a few other places rebox it as their own as well.
Thanks, AP72! Great info.
Originally Posted by techinspector1
OK, now I get it. You want your cake and eat it too.
Only way I know of to have a docile daily driver that turns into a street beast when you wood it is with a turbo/blower. One of my heroes on this board is Bentwings. He has a very streetable build that goes anywhere, anytime, but will rip the tires off when he mats the loud pedal. Maybe he'll see this thread and chime in.
Don't we all?
Although, that's something I might consider in the future. I've got the hole in the hood and scoop ready to go.