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Old 08-05-2012, 11:07 PM
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Originally Posted by vinniekq2 View Post
(I am looking to build a nice 383 for strip use only,) if its strip use then use strip gas

The only thing I don't like about 6 inch rods is the oil ring runs through the pin boss on 383 stroke pistons for 6" rods, I've heard of oil control issues, but never experienced it, I use 5.7 rods in my blower motors. Any gains from rod ratio between the two rod lengths is miniscule, you'll find two schools of thought on that one. JMO
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