Hot Rod Forum : Hotrodders Bulletin Board - View Single Post - Heads
Thread: Heads
View Single Post
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 01-25-2013, 09:14 AM
ap72 ap72 is offline
Last photo:
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: St. Louis, MO
Age: 31
Posts: 9,544
Wiki Edits: 0

Thanks: 20
Thanked 404 Times in 377 Posts
Any stock head is going to be "crap" when compared to a decent aftermarket one. You can get to 400hp with Vortecs but with the cost to rebuild them and the price of some quality offshore heads I'd just go aftermarket.

That being said if a pair of Vortecs fall off a truck and all they need is springs and guide work then you'll do just fine using those- but since they're thin castings don't sink a hell of a lot of money into them.
Reply With Quote