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Old 01-07-2010, 10:06 AM
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Originally Posted by DEMONSPEED
I'm going to go ahead and say thank you to all of you that have helped so far before I forget. So given the info I have gathered from you all how do these sound?
Looks OK to me. I don't know if they're available for less somewhere else, but the piston itself looks good.

The spec: "Compression Distance (in) 1.560 in." is an important one- this means that the quench distance will automatically be 0.020" 'better' ( higher in the bore at TDC) than if you used rebuilder-type cast pistons that often have a 1.540" compression height.

Keep this spec in mind so you can tell the machine shop, should you have the block decked. It'll make a difference as to the amount of material that needs to be removed to get the quench right.
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