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Old 03-02-2012, 02:34 PM
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Originally Posted by 400smb_s10
Duration @ .050" 214 int 214 Exh

SAE duration 287 287

Lobe spread 105 115

lash Hydraulic

Valve Lift ".444 ".444

Cam Lift ".296 ".296

The maker of the cam is MAHLE GROUP and the part number is 229-1987

Hope this give you all the info needed

Thanks for all the input so far
Considering this was a cam hat was chosen because the "right" cam wasn't available (not usually the way you'd like to go about picking a cam, as I'm sure you would agree), it isn't a bad choice. The lobes are gentle (lot of advertised duration to the amount of lift) so it will be easy on the valve train components, but it will give away some lift "under the curve" that is offered by the fast lobe cams like the Comp XE-series and the Lunati Voodoo series cams. But given the sad state of affairs regarding the current "over the counter" motor oil additive packages, having a less aggressive lobe isn't necessarily a bad thing.

TI has run the DCR for you and deemed it to be OK, so all that is left is to get it installed and broken in. THIS Wiki page has a few articles that could be of some use to you, like:

Adjust valves
Camshaft install tips and tricks
Valve train points to check

Good luck.
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