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Old 08-03-2012, 08:09 PM
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406 sbc what do you think?

Hi I just bult a 406 sbc and Im almost finished. I'd just like to put out there what i've got and like to get some feed back. Thanks.

So far I have...
400 sbc 2 bolt 817 block bored .030 over = 406
Stock crank
Melling High Volume oil pump
Eagle I-beam 5.7 rods
floting .030 over speed pro flat top 4 valve relief hypertonic pistons
11:1 CR
Clevite bearings
Balenced rotating assembly
190 cc aluminum heads 64cc chamber (I know i could have gone bigger but i got a good deal on them)
1.5 roller rockers (Got a good deal on them too!)
Voodoo 60105 Cam and lifters
Lift int/exh .525/.546
Duration @.050 241/249
Weiand Team G intake
750 holley 1 inch spacer
3500 stall
th 350 tranny
and a 4.10 rear end.

Im going to get 28" Slicks and cal tracs eventually. Im just wondering if anyone has any advice and also what i really want is what do you think Im going to get power wise and times??

Thanks for the input by eveyone!

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whats the car weigh? gears etc. should go 12s if its in a car
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nvm,4.1s gears...whats the car weigh?what kind of car?
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It's a 77 camaro. And some where around 3400 lbs. The rear end gears are a 4:10.
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you might want to weigh your car to make sure? My 80 camaro weighed 3915 when I bought it.I took about 300 pounds out of it ran high 11s with slicks, and 360 ish HP engine
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My 77 Camaro was put on a small diet and weighs in @3,450lbs..
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its been a while since i weighed it, so im a little foggy on what it wieghs. It might weigh about 100 lbs more or so. Any idea on how to get her to loose some weight?? And 3900 lbs!! holy Crap!
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Also does anyone have some software out there to plug in my numbers and see what kind of horsepower and torque i might be getting??
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I want to throw in a guess. Let us know what the results are when you do get it tested.
I say 445HP and 470 torque. Thats just a wild shot,what do you think?
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Well that's kinda what I was shooting for.. About 450 horses and upper 400's in torque. So I will deff get back and post my results.
Thanks for the mutual feelings about the build. I'm excited to see.
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