Originally Posted by F-BIRD'88
Concentrate on getting the compression ratio correct.
a clean up on the as cast vortec ports is fine for this cam.
See the funnel in the intake port just under the valve. Leave it alone when using that cam.
It has a purpose.
Yes, I have yet to measure my quench so I can order my head gaskets. I'm going to go with long tube headers, 2 1/2" exhaust with these mufflers Dynomax Super Turbo Mufflers 17733 - SummitRacing.com
and this converter Hughes Performance XTM Heavy-Duty Towing Series Torque Converters GM11XTM - SummitRacing.com