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Old 08-26-2012, 08:31 AM
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Originally Posted by vinniekq2 View Post
Obviously the cam is too small if the horse power is below the torque figure especially a 327
Another completely unfounded statement. If you don't like how the torque and hp numbers compare to each other then use the metric equivalents. The numbers will change, though the power won't.

Instead of worrying about torque at all just select a cam that produces the most power at the rpm that you'll be using. Peak torque is a relatively useless number, power at "X" rpm is what you really need for a valid comparison.
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