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Ratoflic 09-20-2011 10:33 AM

Camshaft identification, need help
 
HI,

I have a roller camshaft, but I dont have any specification and not able to find anything..does somebody can help me if I give you the stamped number on it...

It's a Roller camshaft :
There is the stamped :
4714T

and hand stamped :

08418-8
vmu183-11

Thats was in a 94 small block chevy engine...

Are you able to give me more information about this..

Thanks, Stephane

cool rockin daddy 09-20-2011 03:25 PM

Is this in the 600 hp engine you have?

TroyBoy 09-20-2011 06:55 PM

Hey Daddy, I've read your other replies-if you don't like the question,don't "roll your eyes" . :nono: The only stupid question is the one not asked. Some of the answers are stupid but that can't be helped. People need to remember that they should talk to people on HERE just as if they were actually standing in front of them. I'm sorry Stephane but I don't have an answer for you. I hope someone CAN help you. :thumbup:

cool rockin daddy 09-20-2011 09:28 PM

Hey, you don't like it, don't read my replies. I am tired of posers coming on here, telling us about their monster motors, plans to build 850 hp motors, then asking us to identify the cam in his motor. It's a joke.

Ratoflic 09-20-2011 09:33 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by cool rockin daddy
Is this in the 600 hp engine you have?

lol....your are really funny!!!!

No, it's not in my engine...one of my friend have a 76 monte-carlo with a small block chevy 1994 (1 piece rear maine seal)....he destroy one main rod on crankshaft...and we open the engine..and find this camshaft...that's why I was asked information about this camshaft....

It's for a 383, with edelbrock cylinder head.....we need to figure out if we can put more power on the block without paid to much $$$$$

stephane

Ratoflic 09-20-2011 09:39 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by cool rockin daddy
Hey, you don't like it, don't read my replies. I am tired of posers coming on here, telling us about their monster motors, plans to build 850 hp motors, then asking us to identify the cam in his motor. It's a joke.

Hey...Daddy....if you dont want to answr my question...dont post on my tread....go play somewhere else...it's not because I have a ''monster'' engine like you said..I know everything..... I have a 422 cubic inches that push my 3500 pounds nova in the 9........so what..... I dont know what is your problem...I want to have more power...so what...... I asked this question because I not able to find the spec of this roller camshaft.... I was make some search on internet...and not able to find the information I'M looking for.........Poser....lol....you make me laughing..... If you dont like to read me...or dont have the answer to my question....(you know what to do)....... ;)

And for your information DADDY.....I know everythins I put in my engine...every part number...and every spec....so...............

Stephane

TroyBoy 09-21-2011 08:37 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by cool rockin daddy
Hey, you don't like it, don't read my replies. I am tired of posers coming on here, telling us about their monster motors, plans to build 850 hp motors, then asking us to identify the cam in his motor. It's a joke.

I agree, thats why I don't answer them. You should do the same instead of making yourself look bad. I don't know you and you don't know me and together we don't have any idea what the other REALLY knows. Learn to abstain and try a lil patience. Would you berate a 5 yr old and roll your eyes because he didn't know the answer to a problem? What is simple to you or possibly me might not be so simple to someone else. Just sayin and I don't mean to offend anyone. ;)

70chevelless 09-21-2011 09:13 AM

I won't say anything!

cobalt327 09-21-2011 01:31 PM

There are a lot of guys running hellacious engines that they know every part that went in, etc. Does not mean they built it, though.

Rat, I would wonder why you don't simply start by comparing the base circle to the max lobe sizes of the intake and exhaust to get lift figures to work with. If you got a figure in the low to mid 0.4" range, you'd know it was a mild- possibly stock- cam.

If it's still in a short block you could whip out your degree wheel and pointer, dial indicator and piston stop and plot the cam duration-to-lift and use those figures to find the exact grind.

But I will say those numbers do not look like a performance cam's ID markings- they look like an OEM cam ID to me.

cucumber1949 09-21-2011 03:05 PM

Big testosterone levels in this thread LOL

Crane had some SBC hydro roller cams that had 4714 stamped in the end followed by a 1 or 2 letter suffix, seem to remember seeing one that had 4714YN stamped in it. Can't remember anything more about it.

cobalt327 09-21-2011 03:22 PM

The image below is an LS cam from Crane, hydro roller:

http://www.precisionenginetech.com/w...68-150x150.jpg

This doesn't mean they don't make cams w/the numbers stamped into them- just that etched is what I see far more of, from aftermarket cam companies.

Kind of off topic, but Ratoflic, you have had at least four different threads asking for information on cams that you only have the numbers from the end of the cam- BBF, BBC, and two SBC. What gives?

Ratoflic 09-22-2011 10:57 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by cobalt327
The image below is an LS cam from Crane, hydro roller:

http://www.precisionenginetech.com/w...68-150x150.jpg

This doesn't mean they don't make cams w/the numbers stamped into them- just that etched is what I see far more of, from aftermarket cam companies.

Kind of off topic, but Ratoflic, you have had at least four different threads asking for information on cams that you only have the numbers from the end of the cam- BBF, BBC, and two SBC. What gives?

What gives....lol...when we build an engine....and dont know the cam spec....I asked question where I think I will be able to have the best answer.... HERE...... I'm not a guru.....and when I dont have information I asked......

I was find the camshaft...it's a comp camps....hydraulic Roller Marine :

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/CCA-08-418-8/.

Thanks......

I will think twice...before posting and asked some question again...I'm not a BS........and a guru....when I need information I tried to find it on google or some forum...when I dont find.....I asked question here....and hope to have a good answer from people have more engine experience than me.....

REALLY SORRY TO MAKE YOU LOSE YOUR TIME....LOL :smash:

STEPHANE

Ratoflic 09-22-2011 11:38 AM

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And for people who said I'm a BS...there is some pics of my car and engine!!!

For me...this tread is close....thanks !!!!!


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