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Old 03-01-2012, 05:29 PM
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Originally Posted by 400smb_s10
I just purchased a Cam this morning at the auto parts store for my 400 sbc and they suggested this one for me

288 dur 443 lift and 110 LSA

Will this work good with my stock 400?

any input will be appreciated

Need to know the gear ratio/stall speed, weight, CR, what heads you have, intake and exhaust system, what you expect it to do/how it'll be used, and anything else pertaining to it that's known.

What cam is this? Specs? I'd expect the cam to have around 230 degrees @ 0.050", but that's just a guess. I'd also guess that the dynamic CR is gonna be low. At least there shouldn't be a problem w/detonation, but power could suffer especially the bottom end. The displacement makes up for this a little, but it still may well be quite a mismatch, depending on what you have.
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